Storesperson/ Stock Control

My client based in Chester are currently recruiting for a Stores person/ Stock Controller on a permanent basis.

Reporting to the Stores & Despatch Manager, you will be responsible for control stock in and out of the Company, booking all shipments and goods received, security of all materials stored on site and supporting the Stores and Despatch Manager in all duties across two factories.

Salary/ Hourly Rate: £9.33/hr increasing to £10.41/hr following probation

Working Hours: 40hrs/week 07:00- 16:30 M-T & 07:30 – 11:30 Friday

Key Responsibilities

  • Safety and security of all stock on site.
  • Controlling access to the Stores area as necessary.
  • Receipt of internal (finished goods) and external (supplier) deliveries into Stores, and completing subsequent documentation/actions.
  • Produce all shipping documentation using the relevant systems to ensure goods are transferred to couriers in accordance with current UK export compliance and UK domestic shipping laws and regulations.
  • Maintenance of adequate and appropriate stock levels of all site consumables and packing materials required
  • Receive, locate, and issue goods to production area on request.
  • Preparation and planning of goods out utilising Excel spreadsheets.
  • Ensuring that all goods are packed securely and safely ready for despatch.
  • Ensure all paperwork is correct, including advice notes, and any special instructions etc., prior to despatch.
  • General stores duties – picking/packing, creation of despatch/advice notes and ensuring all are in order on a daily basis.
  • Participation in weekly, monthly and annual stocktakes.


  • 3 – 4 years relevant experience in similar position
  • Current/valid Counterbalance & Reach FLT Licence – Essential
  • 5 x GCSE or equivalent Grade C or above including Maths & English
  • Computer Literate to an Intermediate Level (Microsoft Office/Excel)
  • Experienced with stock management systems and databases.
  • Proficient in the use of production machinery and power tools
  • Excellent organisation and communication skills

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