• Sr. Product Control Specialist

    Job Locations US-NY-Melville
    Job ID
    8140
    Experience (Years)
    7
    Category
    Purchasing/Procurement
  • Company Overview

    Canon U.S.A., Inc., is a leading provider of consumer, business-to-business, and industrial digital imaging solutions to the United States and to Latin America and the Caribbean markets. With approximately $29 billion in global revenue, its parent company, Canon Inc. (NYSE:CAJ), ranks third overall in U.S. patents granted in 2016† and is one of Fortune Magazine's World's Most Admired Companies in 2016. Canon U.S.A. is committed to the highest level of customer satisfaction and loyalty, providing 100 percent U.S.-based consumer service and support for all of the products it distributes. Canon U.S.A. is dedicated to its Kyosei philosophy of social and environmental responsibility. In 2014, the Canon Americas Headquarters secured LEED® Gold certification, a recognition for the design, construction, operations and maintenance of high-performance green buildings. To keep apprised of the latest news from Canon U.S.A., sign up for the Company's RSS news feed by visiting www.usa.canon.com/rss and follow us on Twitter @CanonUSA. For media inquiries, please contact pr@cusa.canon.com.

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    Position Overview

    The Senior Product Control Specialist will ensure appropriate levels of inventory, by forecasting, analyzing, ordering and allocating  inventory to warehouses/regions for 200+ products, accessories and modification parts.   
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    Responsibilities

    - Analyzes previous sales trends and forecasts future sales of parts and toner to assist with the development of realistic sales plans and goals.
    - Creates purchase plans, establishing appropriate amount of merchandise to order to ensure adequate levels of inventory are available to achieve sales plan.
    - Determines appropriate product allocation to regional offices, based upon previous sales records, to ensure high volume dealers maintain an adequate level of merchandise in inventory.
    - Monitors availability and inventory levels. 
    - Answers inquiries regarding order status, availability, required dates, order status and the like.
    - Provides technical support and information to customers. 
    - Arranges and tracks all product loans of Portable lenses. 
    - Functions as a liaison between customers and sales staff.

    Qualifications

    - You must be bi-lingual in Japanese. A language proficiency will be administered to evaluate this.
    - You must have a high level of proficiency in the Microsoft Office suite. 
    - It is required that the incumbent possesses an Associate or Bachelors degree in Business Administration or Marketing; or relevant work experience will be considered.
    - 5+ years of Sales administration or inventory control experience is also required.
    - You should be well organized and capable of formulating logical resolutions to problems, frequently while in pressure situations.
    - Good verbal and written skills are essential to develop purchasing plans and interact with the various product groups.
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