Stock Controller – Northampton Distribution Centre (SDC)
Full-time, Up to £23,656 per annum

Ref: 10890

Salary: Up to £23,656 per annum

Hours: Full-time

Contracted Hours: Rotating days any 5 from 7: PM Shift 14:00 -22:00 (Candidates must be able to work alternative weekends)

Contract Type: Permanent

Location: Swan Valley Way, Northampton, Northamptonshire, NN4 9BD


Stock Controller

£23,656 per annum

Pets at Home are recruiting a Stock Controller for our E-Commerce Team at our Southern Distribution Centre, based at Swan Valley in Northampton. From hamster treats to cat toys, fish tanks to dog food, we ensure that our E-Commerce customers get all of the products that they love and need for their pets delivered directly to their home or local store.

As a Stock Controller you will:

  • Ensure that all internal stock control processes within the SDC are followed and standards are met and maintained
  • Assist in maintaining an accurate warehouse stock file, through perpetual inventory counts, maintain the physical inventory system and identifying damage reduction opportunities
  • Continuously improve productivity through maintaining pick paths and space utilisation
  • Comply with all Health and Safety standards and procedures
  • In line with system driven PI to control adjustments
  • Monitor, investigate and authorise internal product adjustments to maintain stock accuracy
  • Monitor goods in to ensure all orders are closed without discrepancies
  • Assist in relays to enhance productivity measures
  • Be conversant in Excel and Word to design and write reports
  • Assist in the development of new processes and procedures
  • Audit customer orders to ensure compliance with required standards

Hours of work will be Rotating days any 5 from 7: PM Shift 14:00 -22:00 (Candidates must be able to work alternative weekends)

At Pets at Home we care passionately about what we do and making sure that we do it well. Growing from strength to strength, Pets at Home achieved recognition as the best UK company to work for in the Sunday Times 2013 survey and are currently ranked 9th in the UK and 11th in Europe as a Great place to work. We have also achieved recognition by Retail Week as Employer of the Year and speciality retailer of the Year.

As well as offering competitive pay rates and ongoing opportunities to progress (75% of our Warehouse Management and Support Team were promoted internally from their previous role within Distribution at Pets at Home), we also offer 28 days holidays, rising to 33 after 2 years’ service, Birthday Leave! (An extra day of to celebrate your Birthday), Paid time off to settle children into school; when you move house; or to settle new pets into home, Pension Plan, Life Assurance, 20% Colleague discount across the group, Free onsite parking and a subsidised canteen.

*If you haven't heard back from us within 2 weeks, please assume that unfortunately on this occasion your application has been unsuccessful*

Organisation: Pets at Home

Date Posted: 21-11-2019

Expiry Date: 09-12-2019