JCPenney Inventory Accuracy Assistant - Golf Mill S/C in Niles, Illinois

Inventory Accuracy Assistant - Golf Mill S/C

Location:Niles, IL, United States-Golf Mill S/C 220 Golf Mill Ctr

Job ID:1075960

Date:March 14, 2018

Job Description

General Description

J. C. Penney Company, Inc., one of the nation's largest apparel and home furnishings retailers, is on a mission to ensure every shopping experience is worth the customer's time, money and effort. Whether shopping or visiting one of over 850 store locations across the United States and Puerto Rico, customers will discover a broad assortment of products from a leading portfolio of private, exclusive and national brands. Supporting this value proposition is the warrior spirit of over 100,000 JCPenney associates worldwide, who are focused on the Company's three strategic priorities of strengthening private brands, becoming a world-class Omnichannel retailer and increasing revenue per customer.

As theInventory Accuracy Assistant– You are accountable for contributing to driving profitable sales growth by maintaining store merchandise ‘in-stocks’. The right merchandise at the right time helps drive the in – store customer service experience as well as contributes to merchandise integrity and efficiencies.


  • Customer Service & Sales – Greets and assists customers in finding products and delivers outstanding customer service at all time. Demonstrates company WORTH behaviors consistently and partners with leadership and other team members when additional support is needed. Actively listens to customer issues in a calm and agreeable manner to resolve problems.

  • Door to floor / RFID / Inventory – Inventory Accuracy Assistant executes cycle counts and Stock Ledger updates as directed. The associate will Support the Radio Frequency Identification process, including shoe on display activities, to maintain accurate inventory in – stocks. The Accuracy Assistant countries to merchandise organization, recycles materials, and prepares not – for – retail items for returns. Participates in the annual physical inventory process, including preparation, auditing, and error correction activities.

  • Stockroom Activities – Performs all Merchandise Transfer Out (MTO), Return to Vendor and Return to Warehouse activities. Aids in the defective MTO (DMTO) process and executes all DMTO’s in a timely manner to ensure integrity of inventory, a safe work environment, and prevent inventory shrinkage. Partners with omnichannel Supervisor and associates to complete DMTO activities with accuracy. Oversees dedicated delivery shipments including all third parties, FedEx and UPS, are checked in timely and accurately. The Inventory Accuracy Assistant will report any shipment discrepancies in a timely manner.

  • General Operations – Completes price changes accurately and on time in order to maximize sales.

  • Performance Standards – Consistently meets established performance standards; including but not limited to: shrink and safety initiatives, Omnichannel, scheduling efficiency, associate relations, engagement, customer service, profit, productivity, and attendance.

To achieve success at JCPenney, aInventory Accuracy Assistantwill possess the following:

  • Service Oriented- Empathically serves the needs of customers and associates; listens well; seeks to understand diverse points of view to help find the best solution or outcome: provides helpful assistance to others; pursues a high standard of performance.

  • Drives Performance - Holds self and others accountable to a higher standard to achieve results. Provides feedback, visibility and recognition to the team.

  • Builds Relationships – Develops positive relationships: establishes strong networks, shows respect for different styles, and communicates effectively to a wide audience.

  • Drives Change - Adapts quickly to changing situations with energy and a positive attitude. Coaches others through change.

  • Takes Initiative-Shows curiosity; strives toward continuous improvement and learning; takes action without being prompted; is motivated and resourceful in achieving successful results quickly

  • Shows Courage – A confident leader; willing to take on challenging assignments. Acts in accordance with beliefs and deals with conflict quickly and in a positive manner.

Job Title:Inventory Accuracy Assistant - Golf Mill S/C

Location:Niles, IL, United States-Golf Mill S/C 220 Golf Mill Ctr

Job ID:1075960

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