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United Natural Foods, Inc.

Inventory Control Associate I

United Natural Foods, Inc. - Atlanta, GA


Responsible for tracking inventory and maintaining accurate inventory records and able to research any discrepancies. Display a strong understanding of the equipment he/she uses, the location of product, and the lay-out of the warehouse, slot location, lost sales, mispicks, pack size and all other applicable product information.



Monitors product velocity and tracks lost sales and in-house damages.

Researches inventory adjustments and maintain high service levels (low out of stock).

Initiates date checks, periodic cycle counts ( 3 months in grocery and repack and every 3-4 weeks in cooler/freezer) as well as quality checks.

Researches mis-slots and quality issues, verifies pick slots and back stock verification.

Processes return to vendor requests

Basic slotting

Alerts management of potential safety problems or violations.

Tracks expiration dates (particularly cooler/freezer items).

Tracks food bank and salvaged product.

Perform duties in accordance with Hazard Analysis Critical Control Points (HACCP) and Safe Quality Food (SQF) policies and procedures, as appropriate for location

Required Skills



High School Diploma/GED Certification and/or equivalent related experience.


Understanding of Safety guidelines

Strong knowledge of applicable Bakco functions and RF systems.

Understanding of applicable Bakco functions.

Understanding of all paperwork and reporting methods related to tracking inventory.

Have an understanding of procedures in other areas of the warehouse for a more global understanding of all processes.


Capability of being licensed in operating powered industrial equipment

System implementation experience is preferred


Strong communications skills; both written and oral applications.

Strong interpersonal skills; must be motivated and take initiative.

Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with others.

Ability to be detail oriented and manage multiple tasks.

Job Location

Atlanta, Georgia, United States

Position Type


9 days 19 hours ago

United Natural Foods, Inc.


Inventory Control Associate I United Natural Foods, Inc. - Atlanta, GA, United States


Location: Atlanta, GA

Company Profile:
America's Premier Certified Organic Distributor® UNFI is the leading independent national distributor of natural, organic and specialty foods and related products including nutritional supplements, personal care items and organic produce, in the United States. In addition to excellent distribution services, we provide a range of innovative, value-added services for our customers and suppliers, to foster mutual success and growth. Our services include marketing and promotional tools, merchandising, category management and store support services. At the core of UNFI's distribution operation are five main units: UNFI Eastern Region, UNFI Western Region, UNFI Canada, Albert's Organics and Select Nutrition. In addition, our non-distribution divisions include Blue Marble Brands, Earth Origins Market and Woodstock Farms Manufacturing.