Manufacturing Stores Controller


Lifton, United Kingdom
Job Type
£20K to £23k DOE

An experienced Warehouse Stores person is required to join an established and thriving food manufacturer based in the beautiful village of Lifton, which sits on the border of Devon and Cornwall.   This is a temporary role with an expected duration of 4 weeks, however there is the potential for this to become a permanent position.  This is a customer facing role and the successful candidate will be responsible for ensuring the Stores are maintained to a high standard and he/she will take responsibility for ensuring full availability of products.

Key Accountabilities & Responsibilities:

  • Maintain a professional and courteous relationship with the Client
  • Issue stock products to the Client
  • Source and make available supplier catalogues and product reference material for the Client
  • Expedite all outstanding purchase orders in timely manner when required
  • Accurately and efficiently record goods delivered into the stock control system
  • Release products on back order for delivery to the Client
  • Confirm customer deliveries in a timely manner
  • Ensure approved documentation is accurately completed and authorised where necessary
  • Complete stock deliveries in line with Company standards (within one working day of receipt of goods)
  • Conduct rotational stock checks
  • Record stock locations for new products required in store
  • Record stock adjustments and to action as appropriate
  • Maintain a high level of housekeeping in line with Company standards
  • Attend site meetings when required to discuss any issue(s) within store and to follow up appropriately

Skills required

  • Fork Lift Truck (Counterbalance), preferred but not essential
  • Strong problem solving skills
  • Strong attention to detail with a high level of accuracy
  • Exceptional customer service skills
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Excellent IT skills (SAP experience desirable but not essential)
  • Strong organisational skills
  • Working knowledge of stores, inventory management and stock control systems

Hours of work

Monday to Friday 8.00am to 4.30pm


If you are an experienced Manufacturing Stores Controller and are currently looking for a new challenge, then please submit an up to date CV by using the ‘apply’ button below. 

For informal chat please phone 01752 252533 and ask for Nigel. Many thanks for your interest.

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