Inventory Controller

  • Date Posted:July 2nd 2024
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  • TypePermanent
  • LocationSwadlincote DE12
  • Salary & PackageCompetitive (Depending on experience)

Inventory Controller

We are looking to recruit an Inventory Controller in Swadlincote – Derby.  This role will provide a customer-focused administration service on selected accounts and work directly with the client’s customer service team to achieve delivery targets.


  • Actively work on the warehouse floor to understand processes
  • Manage Locked Inventory every 2 hours, or as required
  • Investigate and clear auto-generated stock checks
  • Monitor and improve the replenishment process
  • Conduct empty location checks and coordinate PI counts
  • Investigate all queries and adjustments before action
  • Perform spot checks on Picking and Goods In activities
  • Assist with QC checks and VAS work
  • Report reasons for unidentified inventory and return to stock
  • Ensure all stock is in appropriate zones
  • Support with reporting and data analysis
  • Identify and develop process, system, and inventory layout improvements
  • Train operatives on basic system activities
  • Complete additional tasks as requested by the Inventory Supervisor

Skills and Competencies:

  • Understand and interpret datasets and what it means to be a Inventory Controller.
  • Communicate clearly both written and verbally
  • Manage and prioritize workload with strict deadlines
  • Adapt to a fast-paced environment
  • Excellent Microsoft Office Skills, particularly Excel
  • Experience with WMS Systems
  • MHE experience (Desirable) Reach truck / VNA/ Counterbalance


  • Competitive Salary Package
  • Enhanced Annual Leave Entitlement
  • Salary Sacrifice Car and Cycle Schemes
  • WeCare App for physical and mental wellbeing support
  • LifeWorks app for cashback and discounts
  • Life Insurance with probate support
  • Eye care Voucher Scheme

Shift Availability:

  • AM Shift: 06:00 to 14:30
  • PM Shift: 14:00 to 22:30

If you are a driven and detail-oriented professional looking to advance your career as an Inventory Controller, we want to hear from you! Join us and be part of a company with strong ambitions and sustainability targets.

About Us:

JT Recruit is a dynamic recruitment agency based in Derby, specializing in connecting talented individuals with top companies. We value inclusivity and diversity and operate with integrity, respecting different cultures and the dignity of individuals. Join our client’s talented team, working passionately to deliver great customer experiences and high-quality services. We are committed to sustainability and offer opportunities for career advancement in a supportive environment.

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