Stock Controller

Posted 05 Sep 2022

Greencore Group plc

Tamworth (Food Manufacturing)

Job Type:permanentDuration:
Category:Food ManufacturingRecruiter Reference:greencore/TP/31181/10025
URL for Applications:Apply HereSalary:Competitive

As one of two stock controllers, you will be responsible for managing and controlling stock (Finish Goods), for a leading food and beverages high street retailer. The role will involve monitoring and maintaining target inventory levels, ensuring stock availability for customer demand.

This will include:

  • Ensuring target inventory levels and stock availability are maintained, through demand interpretation and purchase order processing
  • Keep updated inventory records by; overseeing daily inbound and stock put-away, performing physical counts of inventory and coordinating regular inventory audits
  • Controlling stock levels to reduce waste
  • Collate, analyse and present reports to the commercial team to ensure stock at risk is highlighted and managed through to the customer
  • Publish plans to all relevant internal/external stakeholders to ensure that supply constraints are known and managed in advance and that all stakeholders are agreed on the planned actions and the results required
  • Liaising with technical teams, regarding any quality issues with stock
  • Liaising with warehousing/transport colleagues to ensure stock is taken to pick points and then stock is put away in correct date rotation
  • Ensure all Legal, Health and Safety, Food Safety and Operational procedures are always adhered to ensure the safety of self and others
  • Collaboration with the wider team to continually improve systems and processes
Why Greencore?

You may not have heard of us, but we’re sure you’ve tried our products. We’re a vibrant, fast-paced leading food manufacturer. Employing 13,000 colleagues across 16 world-class manufacturing sites and 18 distribution depots across the UK. We supply all the UK’s food retailers with everything from Sandwiches, soups and sushi to cooking sauces, pickles and ready meals.

Our vast direct-to-store (DTS) distribution network, comprising of 18 depots nationwide, enables us to make over 11,500 daily deliveries of our own chilled and frozen produce and that of third parties. Tamworth is our newest and largest depot at 160,000 sq ft. 

What we’re looking for
  • We’re not all the same at Greencore and our differences help us to make every day taste better for all our stakeholders. We truly put our people at the core and are proud of our diversity.
  • To be successful in this role, you should be familiar with supply chain procedures and have good communication skills to interact with suppliers, external stakeholders and internal teams.
  • Experience in warehouse / stock administration is essential.
  • Good literacy and numerical skills, attention to detail is key
  • Good problem solving skills and intermediate level of MS excel capability is not essential, but preferred
  • Ability to learn new systems
  • Awareness of end-to-end supply chain activities

If this sounds like you join us, grow with Greencore and be a part of driving our future success.


What you’ll get in return
  • Competitive salary and job-related benefits
  • Holidays
  • Pension up to 8% matched
  • Company share save scheme
  • Greencore Qualifications
  • Exclusive Greencore employee discount platform

Throughout your time at Greencore, you will be supported with on the job training and development opportunities to further your career.


How to Apply

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