Supplier Auditor (Stock Controller) - Packaging Solutions

Job Description




£30K Salary + BMW X2 (Fuel Card & Personal Mileage Allowance) + Contribution Pension + 33 Days Holidays (Including Public Holidays)

Our client offers multi-trip packaging solutions to UK retailers, food manufacturers, food service operations and growers. They are looking for a field-based Supplier Auditor, reporting into the Retail Client Contract Manager to proactively represent the company within the supplier, customer and depot base for a major multiple Retailer, covering the Midlands and South of England.

The main function of the role will be undertaking equipment and process audits at all locations - supplier, depot, peak stock etc. Ensuring full compliance to Asset Management and Operational processes. You will manage your own diary and will be regularly travelling across the Midlands and Southern regions with overnight stays (expensed). Core requirements for this role is to train suppliers in the use of equipment, check stock levels and account for missing stock, so you must have a good understanding of stock control systems for compliance services.

Main Duties:

  • Develop and conduct direct training programs for equipment users and implement improvement programs with underperforming suppliers
  • Support the Client Contract Delivery during busy periods and as cover for leave
  • Responsible for suppliers delivering agreed KPI performance levels
  • Working with the customer to develop and implement agreed strategies and projects
  • Carry out a compliance and audit function for suppliers nationally
  • Ensure the operation performs to agreed KPI levels
  • Continually review service levels and priorities
  • Identify business development opportunities for shared gain potential with customer
  • Work closely with the customer to develop new business potential
  • Ensure agreed customer objectives are understood internally and implemented
  • Proactively work to agreed timescales both externally and internally ensuring deadlines are consistently achieved

Attributes & Experience:

  • Confident and smart with a professional style and approach
  • A conscientious and highly motivated self-starter with 'can do' attitude and ability to prioritise
  • Previous experience working in stock control
  • Proactive team player - ability to work alone and as part of a small team
  • A full clean driving licence
  • Experience working in the Retail, Logistics or Manufacturing industry would be advantageous
  • Excellent organisation and communication skills - oral and written
  • Excellent interpersonal and listening skills
  • Good standard of education in English and Mathematics
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel/Word/Outlook/Teams

There are lots of opportunities for career growth within this company and the role would suit a high energy individual with stock control experience, a good eye for detail and a full clean driving licence.