Stock Controller

  • Job Reference: 1184576600A0
  • Date Posted: 28 June 2024
  • Employer: GXO Logistics
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  • Location: West Hallam, Derbyshire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Transport & Logistics

Job Description

Do you feel like you are on the road to nowhere? Maybe you're stuck at a crossroads? This is your sign to kick start your career in Logistics!


We are on the lookout for a Stock Controller to support our client Highways England in Longbridge. You will manage warehouse inventory and optimise productivity, ensuring that site procedures for stock management are in place and are adhered to. You will also be required to ensure KPIs are met without compromising health & safety. You'll be working Monday - Friday, however, some flexibility is required.


Pay, benefits and more:


We're looking to offer a salary of up to £26,624 per annum and 25 days holiday (plus bank holidays). Your benefits package includes flexible dental insurance plans, a company sponsored pension scheme, a 24/7 online GP service, life assurance and a fully comprehensive employee assistance programme. You'll also have access to our MyBenefits platform offering a variety of high street discounts, a cycle to work scheme, cashback cards, a saving scheme and much more!



What you'll do on a typical day:


  • Review stock and operational activities within the warehouses; make decisions regarding these based on area performance monitoring and evaluations against key performance indicators
  • High level of stock responsibility, investigate product specifications, correct product codes, descriptions which conducting cycle counts, and auditing
  • Communicate with all levels of colleagues, the customer team and management from National Highways, engineers and project sponsor based at the maintenance depots
  • Ensure IT warehouse system is maintained and ensure all data is accurate and up to date


What you need to succeed at GXO:


  • Strong IT, organisational and administration skills are essential as the role involves a high degree of systems interaction and stock accuracy
  • Experience of working with computer packages including stock management systems, Oracle WMS experience is desired but not essential, training will be provided
  • Ability to work on own initiative
  • Full, clean driving license is required, holiday cover at different regional store depots across UK will be required as part of the job


We engineer faster, smarter, leaner supply chains.


GXO is a leading provider of cutting-edge supply chain solutions to the most successful companies in the world. We help our customers manage their goods most efficiently using our technology and services. Our greatest strength is our global team - energetic, innovative people of all experience levels and talents who make GXO a great place to work. GXO is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate, support and thrive on diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.  We believe that diversity and inclusion in our business is critical to our success as a global company, and we seek to recruit, develop and retain the most talented people from a diverse candidate pool. We are an Armed Forces friendly organisation and Disability Confident Leader as part of the Disability Confident Scheme (GIS) and actively welcome applications from people with disabilities.


The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All employees may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed. Review GXO's candidate privacy statement here.