Stock Controller - 37.5 hours
Full-time, £27,168 - £27,168

Ref: 23180

Salary: £27,168 - £27,168

Hours: Full-time

Contracted Hours: 37.5

Contract Type: Permanent

Location: Stafford North Park Business Park, Stone Road, Stafford, ST18 9SE


Stock Controller


We have now moved to our new home in Stafford, which has created opportunities for Stock Controllers to join our growing Stock Control Team. 
As a Stock Controller you will be responsible for the smooth running of the warehouse operations from receipt of goods, storage, and distribution, and ensuring a safe working environment. These opportunities suit individuals who have previous history within a pick, pack, and dispatch, 24/7 multi-site operation. This is a great platform to further your career within a growing and forward-thinking organisation. 



Rotating Days - Thursday - Sunday 06:00-14.00 / 14.00-22:00, working 4 shifts paid for 5

Key Responsibilities

  • Coordination of transport to deliver goods and maintain a highly accurate stock keeping / stock control system
  • Control all Brexit store orders and documentation 
  • Manage inventory/stock levels and stock placement using the JDA system
  • Part of an established team of stock controllers, ensuring that all internal stock control processes within the Distribution Centre are followed
  • 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
  • Conducting 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


What you will bring with you

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

What you will get in Return

And that is just the start. Our benefits packages are comprehensive, and they are designed to help you get the most out of each shift.

  • Attractive rates of pay
  • Holidays – 28 days including bank holidays, rising to 33 days after two years’ service
  • An extra day’s holiday when it is your birthday
  • Stakeholder pension plan
  • Personal Health Insurance scheme (if in Pension Scheme)
  • Life assurance: 4 x salary
  • 20% Pets at Home discount scheme after 12 weeks service
  • Pets at Home “Treats” voluntary benefits package


Your future with us

We are always on the lookout for great people to join us in helping the UK’s pets live happy lives and, in return, enjoy the great benefits we offer. There will also be opportunities to move to roles in other parts of our business, so whatever the future has in store for you, your career is safe with us.


You will get the best training and support to develop your skills – for now and for your future, and we also offer flexible shift patterns and the opportunity to gain new qualifications. Our Total Reward Package includes a generous holiday allowance, access to a pension scheme, life assurance and discounts on everyday shopping. Find out more and apply today, at


*Please note that we reserve the right to close this job advertisement prior to the stated closing date if suitable candidates are identified. We encourage interested applicants to submit their applications promptly. 



Organisation: Pets at Home

Date Posted: 16-02-2024

Expiry Date: 02-03-2024