Jobs at Alumni Ventures Portfolio Companies


Inventory Control Specialist



Los Angeles, CA, USA
Posted on Tuesday, July 9, 2024


Lithia & Driveway

The Inventory Control Specialist is responsible for receiving vehicles, verifying conditions, maintaining the parking lot, and assisting Driveway customers with the sale of their vehicles.

The Inventory Control Specialist reports to the Director of Inventory.


  • Coordinates with the Driveway Valet team on available parking spaces and customers scheduling sale of their vehicle
  • Completes vehicle secures -to include, reading and verifying appraisal sheet information for any discrepancies
  • Is the on the ground coordinator for physical and virtual auctions
  • Stages and tracks sold vehicles that have not been picked up
  • Partners with other managers on condition or offer adjustment as needed
  • Builds and maintains relationships with the local dealerships, both Lithia and external

Skills and Qualifications

  • Strong attention to detail
  • Sense of urgency
  • Excellent communication
  • Associate or Bachelor’s Degree preferred
  • Preferred minimum of 2 years in the auto industry in an inventory role


  • Does the right thing, takes action and adapts to change
  • Self-motivates, believes in accountability, focuses on results, makes plans and follows through
  • Believes in humility, shares best practices, desires to keep learning, measures performance and adapts to improve results
  • Thrives on a team, stays positive, lives our values

Physical Demands

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of the job.*

  • Up to 1/3 of time: standing, walking, lifting up to 25 pounds
  • Up to 2/3 of time: sitting, kneeling, reaching, talking, hearing

*Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals to perform the essential functions.

NOTE: This is not necessarily an exhaustive list of responsibilities, skills, or working conditions associated with the job. While this list is intended to be an accurate reflection of the current job, the company reserves the right to revise the functions and duties of the job or to require that additional or different tasks be performed.

We offer best in class industry benefits:

  • Competitive pay
  • Medical, Dental and Vision Plans
  • Paid Holidays & PTO
  • Short and Long-Term Disability
  • Paid Life Insurance
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan
  • Lithia Learning Center
  • Vehicle Purchase Discounts
  • Wellness Programs

High School graduate or equivalent, 18 years or older required. Acceptable driving record and a valid driver's license in your state of residence necessary for select roles. We are a drug free workplace. We are committed to equal employment opportunity (regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status). We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements.