Specialist, DC Cost Control - Weekend Shift in Grapevine, TX at GameStop

Date Posted: 9/21/2021

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Job Description


Working under direct supervision, the ROC & DC Cost Control Specialist assists with the processing operating expenses for all Distribution Center personnel; ensuring all items are properly coded and recorded. This position also assists with the processing of all incoming invoices including proper coding, approval and processing. This role interacts with a supervisor several times a week, perhaps daily, to receive guidance and feedback. Many non-routine activities will require a supervisor's advance approval.




•         Reconcile expense records and coordinate with Accounting to determine monthly expense accruals and reclasses for assigned departments.

•         Reconcile operational supply expenses and actuals.

•         Provide variance explanations to the department’s FP&A GL partner for GO expenses at the end of the fiscal month.

•         Prepare reports comparing actuals to budget and forecast for assigned departments.

•         Identify and investigate GO expenses that are not within budget or forecast.

•         Keep the DC leadership team informed of direct expenses (supplies and labor, as well as other GO accounts) for each specific work group through sophisticated data tracking methods.

•         Approve coding for non-inventory and freight requisitions in ReQlogic, as needed.

•         Create and receive purchase orders in ReQlogic as well as purchase order returns in COUPA as needed.

•         Review unmatched shipment receipts and open POs to determine appropriate steps to complete the transactions, as needed.

•         Assist Procurement and Accounts Payable with invoicing issues.

•         Assist Procurement with invoicing information as needed.

•         Assist management with capital expense request forms and Concur expense reports.

•         Track and log DC assets.

•         Post inventory adjustments in COUPA as needed.

•         Deliver departmental checks to GL partner and provide coding.

•         Receive, direct, and respond to communications throughout various levels in the organization; interact with internal customers, vendors, Corporate and Field Executives and Associates with a sense of urgency and professionalism.

•         Ensure action items requests and information is relayed to appropriate parties in absence of the Vice President. Determine based upon predetermined general guidelines whether, when, and in what manner the VP should be notified of important or emergency matters.

•         Provide general administrative support including, but not limited to, correspondence typing, office mailings, photocopying, faxing, filing, picking up mail, preparing outgoing mail and packages.

•         Follow all known safety procedures and utilize good operational, loss prevention and safety judgment at all times.

•         Demonstrate the behaviors expected of all GameStop associates, including a strong bias for action and drive for results; high levels of maturity and professionalism; providing effective feedback to others, a consistently high service orientation; and commitments to diversity, a respectful workplace, and integrity.

•         Manage relationships in a manner acceptable to others and the organization.

•         Model the high level of customer service expected of all GameStop associates including responding to voice mails and emails within organizationally define timeframes, completing projects as committed, responding to others’ feedback appropriately, and making optimal use of organizationally limited resources by offering assistance to other functional teams when appropriate.





•         Contributing to Team Success - Actively participating as a member of a team to move the team toward the completion of goals

•         Initiating Action - Taking prompt action to accomplish objectives; taking action to achieve goals beyond what is required; being proactive

•         Information Monitoring – sets up procedures to collect and review information needed to manage an organization or ongoing activities within it.

•         Managing Work - Effectively manages one’s time and resources to ensure that is completed efficiently.


•         High school diploma or equivalent GED required — accredited Bachelor’s degree in Accounting preferred

•         At least 2 years of relevant work experience in accounting preferred

•         Working knowledge of ReQlogic or similar web based Invoicing system preferred


•         Communicate effectively with management and co-workers using written and spoken English — bilingual English/Spanish communication skills preferred

•         Proficient knowledge of business computer systems and applications — specifically, Microsoft Outlook, Microsoft Word, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Access, WM, and Kronos

•         Demonstrated capacity for gathering and scrutinizing data to identify issues, opportunities, patterns, and sustainable business solutions

•         Proficient ability to read/comprehend complex displayed and/or printed statistical data/information and reports

•         Possess working analytical, problem solving and decision-making skills

•         Proficient ability to perform basic math functions accurately (add, subtract, multiply and divide)

•         Proficient ability to work cooperatively and collaboratively with others; conducts working relationships in a manner acceptable to others and to the organization

•         Possess the learning capacity to receive and apply cross-functional training; willingness to assist other functions and work groups as needed so the department achieves or exceeds its overall business objectives

•         Working ability to work under demanding time constraints and production goals

•         Possess accurate typing and data entry skills

•         Working ability to remain flexible and adapt to changing priorities with promptness, efficiency and ease

•         Working ability to comprehend and adhere to all GameStop policies and procedures including, but not limited to, those related to attendance and scheduling requirements, honesty and integrity, confidentiality, safety, and conflict of interest