Nevro Corp.

  • Inventory Control Specialist

    Job Locations US-CA-Redwood City
    Job Post Information* : Posted Date 3 months ago(1/29/2019 1:34 PM)
  • About Nevro

    Nevro (NYSE: NVRO) is a public multinational medical technology company headquartered in Redwood City, California. We have developed HF10™ therapy, an innovative, evidence-based neuromodulation platform.


    We started with a simple mission to help more patients suffering from chronic pain. At each stage of development, our research was subject to the highest levels of scientific rigor, resulting in a new therapy that has impacted the lives of over 45,000 patients around the world.


    The Nevro® Senza® SCS System received CE mark in 2010, TGA approval in 2011, FDA approval in 2015, and is commercially available in Europe, Australia, and the United States.

    Job Summary & Responsibilities

    The person in this position is primarily responsible for inventory accuracy throughout our operations.  They will identify and implement inventory process improvements while working closely with all stakeholders to ensure the procedures are effective, timely and efficient.  They will train and coach field personnel as well as Nevro’s contractors on inventory control procedures.


    • Perform cycle count function with contractors and field personnel.
    • Identify and implement corrective action and procedures to ensure that inventory accuracy and process effectiveness meets company goals.
    • Train new field personnel and contractors on Nevro’s inventory control procedures.
    • Liaison with the sales team to assist with the inventory control function, requires schedule flexibility.
    • Monitor product expiration and ensure adherence to use/return policies, including process development and implementation.
    • Analyze all inventory movement through our operation to ensure system effectiveness and work with other departments on process and control systems improvements, from issue identification to solution implementation.
    • Develop record keeping processes and maintain/distribute suitable metrics on inventory accuracy, includes working with the Finance team on investigation and reporting as required.
    • Backup support for RMA and Materials Coordinator functions as required.
    • Training and off-site review of inventory control processes requires regular travel.
    • May include oversight of less experienced inventory control personnel and assisting in their functions.
    • Coordinate Physical Inventories when necessary.

    Role Requirements

    • Bachelor’s Degree with Operations or Business coursework. Equivalent years of experience may be substituted for the degree requirement
    • Minimum of 5 years of experience in inventory control or similar role including working with ERP/Inventory systems
    • Experience in the Medical Device or other highly regulated environment
    • Experience conducting Cycle Counting and Physical Inventories
    • Supervisory or demonstrated coaching/training experience preferred
    • APICS certification desirable
    • Years of experience may be substituted for the education requirement

    Skills and Knowledge

    • Able to work independently to drive multiple project to completion
    • Expert with inventory transactions and control processes in ERP systems, QAD and Salesforce preferred
    • Strong Microsoft Excel skills
    • Understanding of business, financial and quality/traceability impact of inventory processes
    • Excellent follow through and organization skills with a focus on accuracy
    • Ability to work in a fast paced and changing environment to accomplish goals while multitasking
    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills including conducting training with large groups
    • Travel up to 25% of the time



    Nevro offers equal employment opportunity, regardless of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, marital or family status, sex, sexual orientation, gender expression (including religious dress and grooming practices), gender (including pregnancy, childbirth or medical condition related to pregnancy or childbirth), physical or mental condition, protected veteran status, disability, age or other characteristics protected by laws.


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