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Stock Control Clerk (VR/19718)




Job Location
- United Kingdom -- England -- East of England -- Essex -- Halstead

Job Type

30 November 2018

Stock Control Clerk VR/19718

The Company & Role

  • Family run FMCG Company based just outside Colchester with an impressive 160 year history in the market are seeking an experienced Stock Control Clerk to join their expanding team.
  • Duties
  • To liaise with other departments on a daily basis, challenging their involvement with stock control management; QA (QA samples, on hold/rejected/quarantine, customer returns); Supply Chain/Purchasing (volume, supplier adherence to delivery specifications); Production (process non-compliance); Warehouse (process non-compliance); Planning, Forecasting (stock holding); SOPs (customer returns)
  • Carry our systematic processes for rejected stock, rework as require
  • Carry out internal requests for stock checks and report findings within set timeframe
  • Control stock required for disposal/pigman maintaining records and report
  • Collate information required for bi-weekly distressed stock meeting and attend meetings
  • Investigate stock discrepancies (physical checks and system interrogation) within a set timeframe and report findings. Maintain investigation levels to set target
  • Monitor stock levels of packed/bulk stock in warehouses to ensure consumption within minimum shelf life and report findings
  • Stock check schedule is completed on time in full
  • Carry out spot checks on a monthly basis at 3rd party warehouse and report
  • Supervisory role in end of year stock take


  • Experience of stock control and reporting
  • Strong communication and organisational skills/ability to prioritise workload
  • Previous experience of controlling procedural compliance
  • Experience of using a stock control computer system, knowledge of Access Supply Chain would be beneficial
  • Forklift licence - Reach
  • Ability to lift 25kg

In return

  • Youll receive a salary of 18,525K
  • Pension
  • Free parking

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