Focus Management

Assistant Stock Controller, Food Manufacturing, Somerset

£19000 - £21000 per annum
03 Oct 2016
31 Oct 2016
Zoe Gmaj
Supply Chain
Contract Type
Full Time

Assistant Stock Controller required to support the materials controller for a large food manufacturing site in Somerset...

This is a great opportunity to join a dynamic, growing food manufacturer that is expanding in the South West. If you have experience or a strong understanding of stock control / materials planning / supply chain from the FMCG industry this is a great opportunity to join a fast-moving company with lots of career prospects.

The Assistant Stock Controller is a newly created role and will be working Monday - Friday days and training will be given.


  • Collate forecasting information from planning and commercial teams
  • Circulate forecasts to internal teams and suppliers
  • Check order acknowledgments against resources and highlight discrepancies to the materials controller
  • Update internal teams on current stock and usage
  • Supplier administration
  • Stock control
  • Set up new resources on internal IT stock control databases
  • Set up Bills of Materials
  • Investigate invoice queries and put in place corrective actions
  • Record supplier performance
  • Identification of redundant resources
  • Review promotional information and make recommendations on product uplift / planning

To be considered for this role you will have an excellent understanding of materials and supply chain within FMCG. You will demonstrate excellent IT and database skills and be a strong communicator. It is also essential you are organised, analytical and can work well at pace.

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REF. ZEG13644 By Focus Management

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