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September 25, 2018

Inventory Cycle Counter

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Job Description: Inventory Cycle Counter

Company Description:

B&G Foods, Inc. (NYSE: BGS) and its subsidiaries manufacture, sell and distribute a diversified portfolio of high-quality, branded shelf-stable foods across the United States, Canada and Puerto Rico. Based in Parsippany, New Jersey, B&G Foods’ products are marketed under many recognized brands such as Green Giant, Ortega, Pirate’s Booty, Maple Grove Farms of Vermont, Mrs. Dash, and Cream of Wheat.

At B&G Foods, we pride ourselves in delivering best in class brands and believe that recruiting people of the highest caliber is essential to our sustained growth and long-term success. If you are looking to join a best in class organization, then this opportunity is for you. Get to know our family…join our family.

Job Description:

 Ensures all quantities within the Oracle, PKMS, and Atomic match the physical quantities in storage at the Ankeny facility through continuous cycle counts. Inventory Cycle counter works with department managers to research discrepancies. In addition to assuring accuracy of inventory, must demonstrate knowledge of plan processes in order to accurately resolve issues with all types of materials.


  • Conducts cycle counts inventory on a scheduled basis for plant operations, warehouse and receiving. Performs random audits on outbound shipments to verify accuracy. Responsible for maintaining inventory accuracy of 30,000 location warehouse along with two outside warehouses.

  • Daily monitors transactions across Oracle, PKMS and Atomic and resolves transactional errors that occur in between systems. Investigates discrepancies through plant processes and troubleshooting system. Proactively address issues to reduce or avoid downtime.

  • Support the execution of the O&D Process for the Ankeny Plant. Organizing the forms submitted by the Planning Team and submitting documents through the O&D SharePoint Portal.

  • Crosstrain and serve as a back up to the label room. This includes label receiving, put away, staging and weighing back of labels after the runs are complete.

  • Responsible for inventory accuracy and cycle count procedure to external financial auditors for year-end audits, quarterly outside warehouse audits and month end reconciliation.

  • Reports missing case I.D. labels and damaged or mislabeled product to appreciate departments. Works with department supervisors to correct issues. Monitor and replace rack labels as necessary.

  • Responsible for reporting all food safety and quality problems to personnel with authority to initiate action. Conducts lock downs to products based on food safety or quality reasons. Responsible for following GMP’s.

Experience, Skills, Education:

  • High school education or G.E.D.

  • Knowledge of various information systems, Policies, and practices is preferred but not required.

Equipment/Software Skills: Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook required. Oracle, PKMS, Atomic, and Microsoft SharePoint preferred.

Equal Employment Opportunity:

B&G Foods is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. If you’d like more information about your EEO rights as an applicant under the law, please see