Inventory & GM Analyst

West Marine - Watsonville, CA

Posted 839 days ago
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Join Our Crew!

West Marine, the nation's largest specialty retailer of boating supplies and related lifestyle merchandise, is seeking a talented and experienced professional for the role of Inventory & GM Analyst in our Watsonville, CA. support center.

What will you be doing?


The Inventory & GM Analyst is responsible for quarterly inventory reserves process which includes; reserve calculations, work with merchant teams to set reserve percentages, identification of special reserve categories, and preparation of associated reserve documents. Associate will coordinate with multiple departments to accomplish the write down on and execution of planned product disposals.  Will also be responsible for analysis of GM, moving average cost, generic SKUs, shrink. Will also prepare required audit information and projects as outlined by management.

What is in it for you?

Because West Marine recognizes that our associates are among our most valuable assets, we offer one of the most comprehensive benefits packages available. Our benefits include medical, dental, vision, disability, 401(k) with a company match, stock options, a wellness center, and paid time off. Salaries for our associates are competitive and commensurate with experience.

West Marine is a fun and exciting place to work with a boating/outdoor-oriented culture, a teamwork environment and a strong customer focus. Whether you're a serious or casual boater, or just enjoy coastal living, West Marine makes working "more fun" by offering associates many unique benefits, including use of company- owned boats and kayaks!

Qualified and Interested Candidates please submit your resume when replying to this ad.

Desired Skills and Experience


2-5 years of related work experience and/or BS degree in Finance or Accounting. Intermediate or advanced working knowledge of Microsoft Excel. Must have excellent attention to detail and be able to produce deliverables accurately and on schedule. Must be a self-starter who thrives on learning and welcomes challenges. Excellent communication skills (written/verbal) required. Ideal candidate will have experience in inventory control/management.

About this company

West Marine

At West Marine, our goal is to make your life on the water more fun! Along with offering a huge selection of boating gear and services, our friendly and knowledgeable team of experienced boaters are genuinely committed to serving all your boating needs.


Join our winning crew!


If you're looking to navigate your career in the right direction, work for a leader in the boating products industry, and be awarded for creativity and initiative, come join us!


West Marine has over 300 retail stores nationwide, a national support center located in the Monterey Bay Area in California and two distribution centers located in South Carolina and California.


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