What It’s Like To Work In The Inventory Manager Field An inventory manager is responsible for maintaining balance between company purchase orders an incoming deliveries. An inventory manager is responsible for checking in all deliveries and making note of any back orders or any incorrect shipments. The inventory manager also works to return products back to vendors based on return agreements that are in place.
An inventory manager also works closely with logistics experts to arrange shipments into a warehouse and make sure that all company warehouses have the products they need based on inventory levels. The inventory manager works very closely with sales, purchasing and logistics to make sure that the shelves are always stocked with product.