Nordstrom Inventory Control Specialist - Freehold Raceway in Freehold, New Jersey

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Nordstrom is a fashion specialty retailer founded on a simple idea: offer each customer the best possible service, quality, value and selection. We are looking for self-motivated people to support our stores through providing the ultimate customer shopping experience.

From attentive salespeople to meticulous tailors and innovative merchants, our teams are comprised of talented people who work hard to delight the customer. When you join a Nordstrom Store, you are welcomed into a family dedicated to creating memorable and rewarding shopping experiences for our customers.

The ideal Inventory Control Specialist is independent, flexible, motivated, results oriented and committed to providing outstanding customer experiences every day that drive sales. This is a data driven and highly analytical role with the focus on maintaining item and financial accuracy in the store network.


  • Ensure all merchandise is accurately ticketed, accounted for and processed

  • Utilize inventory management systems in accordance with our inventory control processes

  • Assist with coordination and reconciliation of physical inventories/stock counts

  • Research, address, and resolve inventory discrepancies

  • Manage routine and exception reporting

  • Educate selling employees on accurate ticketing, properly executing markdowns, and pricing guidelines

  • Assist in maintaining clean and organized stockrooms and hold areas

  • Demonstrate initiative in accomplishing tasks and meeting quality standards

  • Promote, educate, and reinforce standard operating processes with fellow logistics team members


  • Have a high school diploma, or equivalent (preferred)

  • Inventory management systems experience (preferred)

  • Demonstrate ability to use a variety of technology (e.g. PC, iDevices) and new computer applications

  • High level of ownership, accountability and initiative

  • Strong organizational, math and written communication skills

  • Ability to communicate clearly and professionally with customers and coworkers

  • High level of accuracy, attention to detail and ability to prioritize multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment

  • Ability to work a flexible schedule based on business needs

  • Retail BOH experience

Since 1901, Nordstrom has offered a wide variety of quality apparel, shoes and accessories for men, women and children at our stores across the country. We're proud to be named to Fortuneā„¢ magazine's list of '100 Best Companies to Work For.' We believe this recognition comes from our desire to empower our employees to set their sights high and deliver exceptional service to customers.

As a Nordstrom employee, you can feel confident that your health and well-being are among our highest priorities. We offer a comprehensive benefits package that includes medical, vision and dental coverage, a fabulous merchandise discount, an employer-matched 401(k) plan and much more.

We are an equal opportunity employer committed to providing a diverse environment.

The above information has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job. No visa sponsorship is available for this position.The hours and schedule for this position will vary by week depending on business needs. Nordstrom will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with all legal requirements.

Job: *Inventory Control

Title: Inventory Control Specialist - Freehold Raceway

Location: New Jersey-Freehold

Requisition ID: 340463