Inventory Control Analyst I

Business Support Salt Lake City, Utah Salt Lake City, Utah Salt Lake City, Utah


BioFire Diagnostics, LLC. is looking for an Inventory Control Analyst I to join our Inventory Control team!  Position is responsible for daily cycle counting and audit activities in multiple warehouses.  Activities include inventory counting, count auditing, variance identification, reconciliation, root cause analysis, and adjustment data entry into ERP system. . 

Position will assist inventory control management to develop, implement, and maintain a robust cycle count program to ensure accuracy and integrity of inventory record and to validate the inventory during external audit. 

Position will work closely with other departments to coordinate daily cycle count activities.

Position will provide quick response to supply chain, quality, and production teams’ to resolve variances.  Takes daily proactive measures to ensure a high degree of inventory accuracy.  When necessary, will monitor internal MES and ERP queues, will identify and document queue errors, will analyze errors for root cause, and will resolve errors with appropriate action.

Position provides management an analysis of inventory data for use in decision making and efficiency improvement initiatives. Uses SSMS (SQL) daily to query and update local databases. Employs Excel tools using formulas, VLOOKUPs, Data Analysis, Pivot tables, and PowerPivot to collect, analyze, and organize data.  Will collect, organize, and document process improvement data using cloud reporting and MS office software to include Word, Visio, PowerPoint, and Project.

Serve as an expert in all cycle count related capacities to provide suggestions or recommendations for process improvement when necessary.

Minimum Qualifications

Training and Education: High School diploma or equivalent.
College courses in Business, Operations, Supply Chain, Inventory Control, Accounting, Business Information Systems, and Analytics preferred.

Experience: 1 (+)  years warehouse, inventory control, analytics or lean implementation required.  


Must have excellent attention to detail. Excellent problem solving, analytical thinking, and communication skills required. Presentation skills preferred.  Must be able to read and comprehend documented inventory control procedures.  Must have SQL skills or an aptitude to learning SQL. Must be skilled in MS Excel. Must be familiar with excel tasks such as the use of formulas, VLOOKUPs, Data Analysis, Pivot tables and Power Pivot.  Experience using MS office software to include Word, Visio, PowerPoint, and Project is preferred.  Experience using SAP, Sales Force, DOMO, and JIRA preferred.  Knowledge of lean implementation, process improvement, and Six Sigma preferred, not required.  Knowledge of statistical programming languages in Python or R a plus.

Physical Requirements: 

Must have ability to lift up to 50 lbs. and work 50% of time standing and or lifting.
Must have a valid driver’s license as travel between stock locations is required.

BioFire Diagnostics, LLC. is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.
Please be advised that the receipt of satisfactory responses to reference requests and the provision of satisfactory proof of an applicant’s identity and legal authorization to work in the United States are required of all new hires. Any misrepresentation, falsification, or material omission may result in the failure to receive an offer, the retraction of an offer, or if already hired, dismissal. If you are a qualified individual with a disability, you may request a reasonable accommodation in BioFire Diagnostics’ application process by contacting us via telephone at (385) 770-1132, by email at, or by dialing 711 for access to Telecommunications Relay Services (TRS).