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Stock Controller

Based at Heatrod Elements Ltd, Farnworth, BL4 0AN

Full time, permanent: 38 hrs per week

Salary: starting at £9.75 per hour +

Greater Manchester based Heatrod Elements is the UK’s leading manufacturer of heating elements and associated process heating equipment required for industrial heating applications. Having recently moved into a brand new, environmentally conscious production facility in Bolton we are uniquely positioned to provide electric products and solutions using manufacturing processes which are sympathetic to our precious environment. "Renewable ways to make renewable energy friendly equipment".

About the role:

As a Stock Controller, you will be an integral part of our stores team. You will oversee the efficient receipt and storage of stock and ensure it is ready for despatch as required. We are looking for someone self motivated and dynamic, who is willing to own the process.

Duties will include:

  • Managing the inventory stores following all our procedures/processes
  • Oversee receiving, storing and categorising stock to assist with distribution internally and externally in a very diverse range of product, lots of which is small batch
  • Ensure efficient space utilization and that products are allocated in the correct locations
  • Liaise with other departments to manage stock control and reconcile the system
  • Take responsibility for annual stock take in stores, working with Operations/Finance
  • Undertake daily/weekly stock counts on a rolling basis
  • Carry out investigations into stock errors and put processes in place to prevent reoccurrence
  • Supporting the Despatch Team as required
  • Be able to positively manage multiple requests, understanding priority levels and making quick decisions in order to complete tasks.

What we'd like you to have:

  • Experience of stock control in a manufacturing environment
  • Experience and knowledge of ISO 9001/14001
  • Competent IT user, including Microsoft 365
  • Use of a Kardex Vertical Storage Carousel (not essential)
  • Flexible and willing to help, some overtime may be required from time to time
  • Excellent timekeeping
  • FLT (Flexi) licence (not essential)
  • Knowledge of goods inward procedures
  • Great communication skills

What we can offer you:

  • 25 days holiday plus bank holiday
  • Long service addition to holidays
  • Company sick pay scheme
  • Company Events
  • Pension scheme
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Cash Health Plan
  • Onsite parking

Please apply with your CV and covering letter to [email protected]