The role of an inventory/stock specialist responsible for the reporting and management of physical and book value stock on hand.
What responsibilities will I have?
What education and training is required?
A high school diploma is required an associate’s degree in agricultural business or supply chain or related field is preferred.
To pursue a career as an inventory-stock specialist:
The following high school courses are recommended: agricultural education, computer courses, mathematics and business courses.
Where can I work?
An inventory-stock specialist can work for a variety of companies, essentially anyone sells or distributes product would need someone to keep track of what is coming and going. This could include, alternative energy (wind) companies, food production, seed and chemical distributors, agricultural retail, agricultural equipment manufacturing, and animal health companies.
Future Job Market / Outlook
The job outlook for an inventory-stock specialist will be good over the next five years.
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