Utility Worker - Inventory Accountant
City of Houston
Inventory accountant proactively manage inventory levels for a high-volume warehousing/distribution electrical and maintenance facility. Introduce innovative reorganizing methods to reduce costs, improve efficiency, enhance quality, and construct an environmentally safe compliant workplace. Core expertise includes: • Prepare and report monthly inventory analysis to City of Houston comptrollers • Execute Strategic Capital Budgeting • Vendor sourcing, Negotiations & Quality Assurance • Facility planning & Financial Management • Inventory Control & Depletion of Obsolescent materials • Implement and compile Procurement Requisitions & Purchase Order documentations in database files and archives • Capital expenditure Planning & Cost Containment • Monitor & Integrate Inventory logistics • Analyze, account and record adjustments from physical inventories and cycle counts • Evaluate and maintain inventory costing, and pricing variance PROFFESIONAL EXPERIENCE Supervise and hold full accountability for a complex inventoried facility within a 500k electrical and maintenance budget. Responsible for all operations, including receiving inventory, picking and distributing, facility management and administration, hold autonomous decision-making for most financial and administrative functions, and utilizing accounting principles and procedures to account for inventory.
• Contributed to reducing inventory by depleting obsolescent items adding to nearly 200,000 dollars in inventory total, for the OSB Public Utilities branch. • Monitor and maintain integrity over inventory data that deals with the valuing and bookkeeping for changes within inventoried assets • Abided by all initiatives implemented by the City of Houston officials, and recognized for a well-structured SOP, and OSHA guideline environment. • Assist city employees with high and low expensed merchandise required for their everyday utilization • Conduct numerous spreadsheets and analysis in time frames of quarterly audits