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Inventory Control Accountant

Company: Ollie'S Bargain Outlet
Location: Harrisburg
Posted on: June 6, 2021

Job Description:

Job Summary:

The Inventory Control Accountant is responsible for the accuracy of on-hand inventory throughout the Company. This position is required to oversee all aspects of the physical inventory process and has oversight for the manual inventory process. This role is responsible for ensuring resolution of discrepancies with the company inventory records.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for all aspects of the physical inventory process, including but not limited to scheduling, continued development of instructions, reconciling and analysis of results and reporting;
  • Responsible for development and execution of periodic cycle count program to ensure accuracy of on-hand inventory for key SKU's;
  • Closely working with Store and Field Associates to ensure that personnel are trained on current and appropriate inventory procedures;
  • Analyze, investigate and resolve discrepancies in the Company inventory records;
  • Clear and concise communication with Store, Distribution Centers, Support Center and Field Associates for all matters involving inventory;
  • Responsible for oversight of the Mark out of Stock (MOS) system and the development of MOS best practices;
  • Responsible for oversight of the manual inventory adjustment process for Stores and Distribution Centers;
  • Responsible for development of Company Inventory Control best practices, and the rollout of Inventory Control process to Stores;
  • Support the Accounts Payable team on an as-needed basis processing invoices;
  • Complete any additional responsibilities and/or duties as assigned.


  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or Business/Finance;
  • Minimum of three years of accounting experience or demonstration of skills and learning through an internal development program and selection process;
  • Ability to exercise sound judgment and work effectively in a professional environment;
  • Efficient planning, prioritization and implementation of detailed instructions;
  • Ability to effectively communicate with all team members as well as guests and customers;
  • Expert level knowledge of Microsoft Excel;
  • Strong analytical skills;
  • Ability to complete assignments in the time allotted;
  • Knowledge of JDA software is preferred;


  • Physical ability to sit for extended periods and work at a computer;
  • Duties may frequently involve the use of computers and being seated for an extended period of time;
  • Ability to see, hear and speak regularly;
  • Ability to grip, reach, and pinch with arms and hands frequently;
  • Ability to bend and twist occasionally;
  • Ability to work in a constant state of alertness and safe manner.

Ollie's is an equal opportunity employer. In compliance with Federal and State Equal Opportunity Laws, qualified applicants are considered for all positions applied for without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, veteran's status, disability, or any other legally protected status.


Keywords: Ollie'S Bargain Outlet, Harrisburg , Inventory Control Accountant, Other , Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

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