STOCK CONTROLLER REQUIRED
Our client is great! They are one of the fastest growing businesses in the fresh sectors. They are industry experts in a defined range of imported fresh produce products that are then supplied to a range of key retail and foodservice customers. As a business they have both the experience and commitment to supply the highest quality produce year round. They have built close relationships with growers, suppliers and service providers to deliver their customers the product they need, when they need it. And this is where you come in…..
Working very closely with the commercial and procurement teams, the role of Stock Controller specifically looks at stock control, stock reconciliation, stock adjustments, sales order processing & export documentation administration. You will work closely with a number of partner third party packers and storage businesses as well as majoring on the core tasks of stock reconciliation between the external coldstores system and internal stock system. Stock adjustments, stock transfer orders, picking, dispatching, raising and releasing orders, creating and cross checking export documentation, amending information from their IT systems and communicating with customers, freight forwarders and the external coldstores and warehouses are all part of this crucial role.
As you will be often working independently, the most important skills required are self-motivation and the ability to take ownership of issues. If you are someone who enjoys a challenge and taking responsibility, then we would be very keen to hear from you.
Key Role Responsibilities:
Tasks may vary depending on departmental requirements but will include…
Accurate data inputting, collating and amending information in an award winning IT system in a timely manner
Stock reconciliation processes
Liaising with coldstores and freight forwarding in regard to the arrival of export containers
Taking ownership of stock reconciliations for a number of external coldstores
Checking data to ensure accuracy and consistency
Processing stock transfers and customer orders
Filing of paperwork and maintaining accurate records
Identifying problems and raising these with appropriate colleagues
Liaising with all necessary internal & external departments and customers to communicate key information
What We Want To See:
Great IT skills
Previous experience of stock control is essential
Self-motivation and drive, with the ability to take ownership of issues
Outstanding communication skills and ability to interact at all levels of the organisation
Acute attention to detail and ability to maintain good, accurate records
Strong people skills, with an ability to listen to and communicate with others
Ability to work under pressure at times
Ability to work individually but also part of a team
Ability to multi task and switch from one task to another whilst retaining accuracy
An open attitude, flexibility and willingness to take on additional roles
Our client is dedicated to rewarding and enriching the careers of the people who work for them. If you are hardworking, willing to get involved and respond well to a challenging and fast-moving environment, then you will find this business to be a fantastic business to work with and who will support you at every turn and reward your dedication with support, development and long-term career prospects.
Interested?! Please send your details via this website or call Caroline on 01284 715055 mentioning ref: 05114cc