Stock Controller, Stoke - Campbell Road
Full-time, £24,000 - £24,300 per year

Ref: 4229

Salary: £24,000 - £24,300 per year

Hours: Full-time

Contracted Hours: 37.5

Contract Type: Permanent

Location: Stanley Matthews Way, Stoke-on-Trent , Staffordshire, ST4 8GR



Stock Controller x 2 - Night shift 

2 x Stock Controller / Campbell Road / up to £24,000 plus benefits / Permanent, full time opportunities - Night shifts


  • Mon – Fri nights 10pm – 6am
  • Sat – Tues nights 8pm – 6am


At Pets At Home we are motivated to find the best talent in the Distribution industry. These new opportunities have been created due to the experiential growth and expansion of our operation.


Our Stock Controllers are responsible for the smooth running of the warehouse operations from receipt of goods, to storage and distribution, whilst ensuring a safe work environment. These Stock Controller vacancies would suit individuals who have a demonstrable track record within a  pick, pack and dispatch, 24/7 multi-site operation. This is a great platform to further your career within a growing and financially stable organisation.


  • Our colleagues live and breathe the Pets at Home values, bringing them to work every day to deliver for our customers. The teams within our distribution centres play a vital role by ensuring our stores are stocked with exactly what they need, when they need it.
  • Within our Stoke Distribution Centre (NDC) we dispatch over 60,000,000 cases of stock per year or 1.15 million cases per week!
  • Our two sites are over 470 square foot, have receiving, storage, picking and dispatch functions at both sites, 35,600 reserve locations and 11,782 pick locations.


Role Details

You will be involved with the coordination of transport to deliver goods and maintain a highly accurate stock keeping / stock control system
You will manage inventory/stock levels and stock placement using the JDA system
Function within an established team of stock controllers, ensuring that all internal stock control processes within the NDC are followed to
Maximise stock availability and ensure that stock can be delivered to stores accurately and in a saleable condition
Assist in maintaining the accuracy of the warehouse stock file, through perpetual inventory counts and identifying damage reduction opportunities
Continuously improve productivity through maintaining pick paths and space utilisation
Maintain the Physical inventory in line with system driven PI to control adjustments
Assist  in monitoring all inbound PO’s to close all orders within 48 hours and to ensure the orders are closed without discrepancies to improve stock availability
Carrying out weekly full empty location checks and dealing with thorough investigations to resolve DC discrepancies and Support Office queries
Report on a weekly basis the stock KPI’s and assist in the development of new processes and procedures
Monitor, investigate and authorise internal product adjustments to maintain stock accuracy
Assist in relays to enhance productivity measures



About you

Working experience within a 24/7, live, operational environment
Goods in / out experience
Proficient IT Skills –Microsoft Word and Excel with the ability to design and write reports
Forward-thinking with a customer centric focus
Strong attention to detail
Creative and resourceful under pressure
Team player within the wider business


What you’ll get in Return

We’re not just another retailer. So this is not just another distribution centre. Where pets come first, we also look after our customers and our people, ensuring everyone enjoys a good experience with Pets at Home.


But don’t take our word for it. We were voted 5th in the Great Place to Work UK Best Workplaces Large Category 2018 and we were put there by our people who like how much fun it is work here, how much opportunity there is for personal growth and how we all like to give something back.


Along the way, they get to enjoy all the training and development they need to succeed. Plus a comfortable, dynamic working environment that also has computer workspaces, communication zones and our own canteen.


If you can manage large operational teams, drive performance and thrive on taking full ownership of your role we want to hear from you! Send your CV direct to our careers site:

Organisation: Pets at Home

Date Posted: 19-08-2021

Expiry Date: 17-08-2031