Stock Controller

Ref: VAC-10356
Posted on: 20/03/2024
  • Salary: £28,000 + 30000
  • Location: Ipswich
  • Industry: Warehouse
  • Discipline: Stock Controller
  • Employment: Permanent
  • Duration: n/a


Job Description

Our client is seeking an organised and meticulous Stock Controller to join an esteemed fine wine merchant in England. If you are passionate about ensuring the smooth operation of inventory management and have an affinity for fine wines, this is the perfect opportunity to combine your professional skills with your love for one of life’s finest indulgences.

A bit about the company…
Established in 1854, our client has solidified their reputation as one of England’s premier fine wine merchants, carving out a niche for quality and exclusivity.
With awards such as the Online Retailer of the Year in 2018 by the International Wine Challenge, they pride themselves on offering an exceptional range of wines sourced directly from prestigious domaines across the wine-producing world.

Over recent years, they’ve thrilled the palates of private clients with their curated Bordeaux, Burgundy, Rhône, Loire, Champagne, Italian, and South African vintages.

So what does the role look like?
Monitoring and maintaining current inventory levels; ensuring quantities that appear in the system are accurate.

– Planning and executing inventory audits and stock takes in line with company procedures.

– Tracking shipments, overseeing inventory audits, and maintaining reports of purchases and pricing.
– Developing inventory management procedures and best practices to achieve efficiency.

– Responsible for the identification and resolution of inventory discrepancies.
Collaborating with other team members to ensure business goals are met.

– Forecasting future stock needs and placing orders as necessary.

So do you have what it takes?

– Proven experience as a Stock Controller or similar role, within the food or beverage industry would be advantageous.

– Must have at least 2 years of experience in inventory management.

– Detailed understanding of stock control procedures and best practices.
Strong IT skills, including proficiency in inventory management software and Microsoft Office.

– Exceptional organisational and communication skills.

– Ability to work independently, meticulously and make informed decisions.

– A professional attitude with a team-oriented approach.

Here’s the package breakdown for you…

Competitive salary £28,000 – £30,000, commensurate with experience.

Company-sponsored social events, promoting a collaborative and enjoyable work environment.

An exclusive team member discount on the fine wines our client so carefully sources.

We look forward to receiving your application and discussing how you can contribute to the legacy of this prestigious merchant.

Immerse yourself in the world of fine wines and be part of our client’s success story.

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