Stock Control Assistant Job at Best Food Logistics – in Hoddesdon

Job Description

Benefits: Pension, 29 days holiday pro rata, Healthcare Cash Plan, Personal Accident Scheme

The additional Benefits of being part of the BEST team!

10% Tesco discount, which increases to 15% for 4 days every 4 weeks (all discounts apply to home delivery)

20% discount on F&F Clothing

10% discount on Tesco Café

10% Booker discount

25% discount at Burger King, Pizza Hut & Pizza Express, ASK, Zizzi and Coco Di Mama

15% discount at TGI Fridays Monday to Thursday

An opportunity has arisen to become part of an innovative, forward thinking stock control operation within the Best Food logistics team.

As a Stock Control Assistant, you will be joining a small team responsible for maintaining the stock accuracy of fresh, chilled, frozen and ambient products for our growing international client.

Role and Responsibilities:
Manage product shelf life

Verification of stock including correct pack sizes, quantity, price and best before dates

Managing returns to supplier/Depots

Promote good relations with external and internal suppliers

React effectively to sales fluctuations, seasonal changes and supply problems in order to minimise out of stock lines

Ensure that extensive communication channels exist and are upheld between suppliers, managers, in-house colleagues and external depots

Take an active role throughout depot stock take procedure

Produce and monitor key performance indicators

Ensure correct balance of stock in all temperature areas of the warehouse

Control day to day activity concerning export

Manage day to day non-core activity

Escalate any supplier issues to the Stock Manager, ensuring prompt action is taken with regards to substitute products

Manage slow moving products and removals of delisted products

Achieve and maintain customer product availability to the required period service level of 98%

Support the Stock Control Manager with the achievement of service level targets and department objectives

Undertake comprehensive training of administration staff in order to facilitate adequate cover during periods of holiday absence

Ensure production of daily, weekly and period reports

Essential Skills:
Numerical skills

Ability to work on own initiative with minimum supervision

Excellent communication skills

Excel, Word, Outlook and internet

The ability to prioritise

Experience within FMCG environment

Some previous stock control experience

A working knowledge of Logistics and Store operations

Current FLT reach truck licence

Educated to GCSE standard

Working Hours:
5 out of 7 days 18:00pm to 02:00am

We look forward to you joining the BEST team!

Closing Date:
19th August 2022

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Company: Best Food Logistics –

Company Location:  Hoddesdon

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