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DC Clerk II- 1st Shift

DATE:  Mar 7, 2023
CITY:  Columbus
BRAND:  Designer Brands
REQ #:  140619
LOCATION NAME:  Distribution Center, Columbus
DEPARTMENT:  Distribution Center

Job title: DC Clerk II

General Summary: Distribution Clerk II coordinates the work flow of product to be received.  Responsibilities include checking, calculating and verifying incoming freight for accuracy.  Handles any errors and communicates these problems/concerns to the Lead and/or Area Manager.  Checks specified percentage of merchandise to verity contents. 


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:


  • Reconciles variances on a Purchase Orders (PO), shipment or outbound load
  • Initiate inbound/outbound shipments for receipt, maintains documentation and records, monitors and verifies completion of inbound/outbound shipments, and tracks and logs arriving Purchase Orders.
  • Monitors compliance issues and coordinates with inventory control for resolution
  • Coordinates with solids and ticketing operations to complete processing and receipt of solids and special handling items
  • Resolves issues with purchase orders with Buyers, Allocation & Accounting
  • Coordinates the work flow of product to be received directly with floor associates and through team leaders
  • Researches and communicates exceptions and issues to resolution
  • Log, track, key data and run reports using the PC / Access Database / WMS systems
  • Serve as a liaison between departments and internal/external vendors
  • Coordinates traffic activities and trailer positioning with transportation and DC operations
  • Fax, file and copy
  • Verifies contents and quantity of merchandise in individual cartons with Purchase Order
  • Scans and enters case counts, styles and SKU’s into the database
  • Affixes labels to cartons or pallets
  • Calculates numbers of cartons/freight to verify integrity of shipment
  • Verifies a percentage of individual cartons to ensure contents match with the bill of lading
  • Verifies ticket accuracy for pre-ticketed merchandise
  • Stacks freight by style, vendor, SKU and other methods as directed
  • Maintains a clean and safe work environment
  • Promote safety at all times and report safety violations to Area Manager
  • Communicates problems/concerns to the Lead and/or Area Manager

Required Skills and Competencies:


  • Excellent verbal/written communication skills and must be detailed oriented
  • Advanced PC skills; including Excel, Word and Outlook
  • Strong phone, data entry and organizational skills
  • Ability to multi-task and meet deadlines
  • Must be able to work independently and with little direction


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Why Choose A Career with Designer Brands?

Empowering associates and building strong teams poised to disrupt the retail and footwear landscape through positive change is at the core of who we are at Designer Brands.

  • Invested in helping our associates learn, develop, achieve and grow into strong leaders
  • Shared commitment to creating a culture fueled by engagement, excitement, optimism and fun
  • Dedicated to giving back and community involvement 

About Designer Brands:

Designer Brands Inc. is one of North America’s largest designers, producers and retailers of footwear and accessories. 

  • Designer Brands Inc. operates a portfolio of retail concepts in nearly 1,000 locations under the DSW Designer Shoe Warehouse, The Shoe Company, and Shoe Warehouse brands and operates leased locations in the U.S through its Affiliated Business Group. 
  • Designer Brands designs and produces footwear and accessories through Camuto Group, a leading manufacturer selling in more than 5,400 doors worldwide. 












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