Inventory Specialist (Forecasting)

Orscheln Farm and Home Office
Moberly, MO 

Position Listing # 18-35


This position is responsible for assisting the Inventory Department in the ordering and maintenance of all Farm and Home inventory and the effective flow throughout the Farm and Home chain. The Inventory Specialist interacts with Store personnel via the Inventory Help line, Re-buyers, Buyers, Accounting, DC inbound and outbound, and Orscheln Farm and Home suppliers. This position reports to the Inventory Planning Manager.


  • Maintains Forecast module to include:
    • Weekly forecast approval
    • Cloning and adjustments
    • Promotion outages
    • Forecasts on questionable items
    • Reporting from Forecast module
    • Analyzing causal forecasts
  • Creates promo and planner files for Re-buyers along with sending out tasks
  • Creates 9901 Constant Analysis and works with Manager on changes
  • Creates top 100 weekly reports and reviews outage concerns
  • Compiling, analyzing, and coordinate raincheck distribution
  • Assists Re-buyers with replenishment, seasonal, and promotional orders as needed
  • Assists Re-buyers with allocations and transfers to stores as needed
  • Compiles and distributes other weekly, monthly, and quarterly reports to management as needed
  • Compiles and analyzes department reporting as needed, which includes audit reports and store planogram requests
  • Assists other Inventory Specialist (if needed as backup) with:
    • Replenishment Optimization (RO) reports/duties
    • Sync report and Red Prairie Audit Reports
    • New Stores/Relocation/Remodel reports/duties
    • Sync report and Red Prairie Audit Reports
    • Fair Requests & Storm Stock
    • Multiple Locations
    • Other various reporting
    • All other duties as assigned


  • Proficient with Microsoft Outlook, Excel, and Word
  • Organizational skills
  • Effective communication skills
  • Team Player but still enjoys working alone
  • Enjoys fast paced and ever changing workload
  • Specific attention to detail
  • Highly Self-Motivated
  • Ability and desire to review numbers in spreadsheets and graphs on a daily basis

Think You'd Be a Good Fit?

We think so too. Apply Today. 


Employees must be eligible to work in the United States of America.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

We require hardworking, self-motivated individuals interested in rewarding work, gaining  a new family of coworkers, and devloping new skills everyday.

Do you enjoy a feeling of community and support, satisfaction with your quality of life, and appreciation for a job well done?
If so, then you would fit in with our employees.
If you find that your position inside the company is not quite what you had hoped for, we want to work with you to find you a better fit with one of our many companies. 

There are so many reasons to join our team! Full time employees enjoy:

Health Plan
Medical (includes prescription drug coverage)
Wellness Program

Life Insurance
Basic Life Insurance
Accidental Death and Dismemberment
Voluntary Supplemental Life Insurance
Travel Accident Insurance

Voluntary Insurance Products
Accident Only
Critical Illness
Short Term/Long Term Disability

Employee Assistance Program

Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA)

Health Savings Accounts (HSA)

401(k) Retirement Savings Program
Credit Union

Paid Days
Personal Days

Tuition Assistance
Tuition Savings Program (Missouri)
Family Scholarship Program (for dependents of associates)
Focus on Education (monetary awards to community schools)

Direct Deposit
Employee Discount at OF&H Stores
Cell Phone Discount Plans

Note: All programs noted above are subject to change at the discretion of management. This material is intended for use as a general list of our benefits. Eligibility, specific details/coverage, any associated premiums, etc. are not included in this correspondence for the benefits mentioned herein.

Orscheln Industries strives to reward our hardworking employees. We have been experienceing continous growth in all sectors, leading to new experiences and new positions. We believe this trend will only continue into the foreseeable future, so there's always room for our employees to grow with us!
We prefer to promote internally as often as possible to fill our evergrowing needs - start with us today to start growing!


Orscheln Management Co.
2000 US Highway 63 South
P.O. Box 280
Moberly, MO 65270


Phone: 660.263.4900
Fax: 660.269.4530