The purpose of this position is to participate as a key leader in the activities of the North American Finance Shared Services (NAFSS) Inventory Controls Team, which partners within the business in the process of operational, regulatory and Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX) compliance. This role supports multiple distribution centers (DC) across multiple geographic locations. There will be considerable collaboration with DC operations teams, regional operations management and various centralized groups. This role will support group deliverables addressing compliance and reporting for external and internal teams, as well as drive internal controls via exception-based reporting.
This person needs to be a self-starter who will monitor and drive improvement of inventory control environment across the DC network through the development of strategic initiatives and policies. We are seeking a strong, ambitious, and self-motivated individual who has a track record of consistently delivering quality and accurate work in a high-performance culture.
Design and perform detailed inventory control audits applying McKesson operations standards and Sarbanes-Oxley requirements
Provide written recommendations and lead discussions to senior operations management of observed opportunities (control execution, efficiency, etc.)
Develop and update standard operating procedures based on departmental observations and data analysis
Identify control risks through analysis of transactional data and develop mitigation/remediation plans to address
Monitor control deficiencies and support management in the resolution of process issues and development of remediation plans
Identify risks and opportunities stemming from new business initiatives and natural evolution of operational workflows.
Provide guidance on best practices regarding control design and implementation
Develop and produce performance metrics, reports, and scorecards
Provide training to DC management and staff on key operational control processes
Support distribution operations, accounting/finance organizations with various adhoc projects as required
7+ years of inventory, internal auditing or related experience
Proven track record of operational excellence
Extensive knowledge and experience with JDE/E1 warehousing/financial applications
Strong ability to trouble-shoot, research, root cause analysis and resolve issues.
Strong SQL/VBA script writing experience
Strong knowledge of inventory and inventory process
Must demonstrate excellent written and verbal communication skills
Excellent critical thinking and decision-making skills
Excellent interpersonal skills with demonstrated ability to build cross-functional relationships
Proven ability to multi-task and priority
Strong knowledge and application of auditing principles and practices
Additional Knowledge & Skills:
Knowledge of pharmaceutical distribution, distribution systems and applications, basic fundamentals of asset management
Intermediate to advanced knowledge of MS Excel
Six Sigma experience with Green Belt training
Managerial experience highly preferred
Bachelor's Degree in accounting, business or finance related field from four-year college is required
General Office Demands
Travel 25 - 35%
McKesson is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.Qualified applicants will not be disqualified from consideration for employment based upon criminal history.
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Current employees must apply through the internal career site.
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Internal Number: JR0034619
About McKesson Corporation
We deliver careers with purpose and potential. Our focus on better health starts with creating an inclusive environment with strong values where you can build a fulfilling career. You can count on us to provide you with resources and opportunities to grow and be your best, while contributing to our pursuit of improving lives. Every day, McKesson’s employees deliver products to healthcare providers that make a difference in the care and life of a patient. We work to distribute medical supplies, bandages, syringes, vials of flu vaccine, and pharmaceutical drugs to help real patients like Jack, an eight-year-old boy battling cancer. We take that job seriously. Together, the work we do is shaping the future of healthcare. If you are passionate about combining a meaningful career with a balanced life, join us on this journey and apply for a job with McKesson today. Every day, McKesson’s employees deliver products to healthcare providers that make a difference in the care and life of a patient.