Stock Controller

  • Job Reference: 395860489-2
  • Date Posted: 12 October 2021
  • Recruiter: Integrated Recruitment
  • Location: Wakefield, Yorkshire
  • Salary: £19,000 to £23,000
  • Sector: Management & Supervisors, Restaurant & Service
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Job Title: Stock Controller

Location: Wakefield

Salary: £19,000 - £23,000 per annum

Hours: Monday - Friday, 09:00 - 17:00

We are working in partnership with our client, a 30+ year established supplier of medical products to find their next Stock Controller to join their friendly, focused and data-driven team.

The successful Stock Controller will be versatile, thrive in a dynamic environment, and capable of working in an organised and efficient manner.

Key Skills / Experience

Be computer literate, numerate and commercially aware
A hands-on individual with a keen attention to detail
Must be enthusiastic about learning and developing new skills
Able to demonstrate initiative and take ownership of the role
Experience with Sage 200c Professional and Microsoft Office would be an advantage
An understanding of supply chain processes, or experience in a procurement or stock control role would be an advantage
Direct sector experience, in any role, would be an advantage

Role Responsibilities

Using a computer-based stock management system to manage and monitor inventory
Forecasting supply and demand, based on historic data and recent trends, to prevent overstocking and shortages
Carrying out regular audits to ensure the integrity of the stock levels on system
Raising purchase orders and liaising with suppliers to ensure consistent supply of required materials, while reporting and addressing delays
Booking deliveries in and liaising with goods in to ensure the accuracy of goods received notes and monitor for shortages and goods damaged in transit
Coordinating with the production planner and production supervisors to monitor the quality of supplied goods and ensure supplier deliveries are scheduled and prioritised in a logical way based on stock availability
Proactively expediting shortages and providing assistance in solving material supply issues
Assisting with the creating and monitoring of manufacturing plans to meet demand from customer orders, internal requirements, and buffer stock
Reviewing and maintaining non-manufacturing purchasing needs
Assist with monitoring supplier KPIs and the continuous improvement of new product introduction, new supply/service requirements, and material processes
Co-ordinating and logging monthly stock takes for finished products, WIP, and raw materials
Aid with day-to-day activities and other administrative tasks as required


Competitive salary
29 Days holiday (including public and bank holidays)
Free on-site parking
Employee discount

Integrated Recruitment partners with businesses as their internal recruitment partner, your details will be stored for the vacancy and sent to the client for the role in which you are applying for.

Your application will be dealt with personally by our specialist team and reviewed by the human eye and not a computer! We are passionate about equal opportunities and will not discriminate against any background