Stock Controller

Job Overview

My client a leading Builders Providers, DIY & Electrical Retailer in the midlands are looking for a Stock Controller to join their business. This is a full time, permanent role based in Co Laois.

Job Title:

Stock Controller reporting to the Branch Manager.


  • To ensure that all branch staff adhere to the group's policy and implement best practice on the movement holding, counting and valuation of stock in the branch.
  • To oversee all paperwork is matched accordingly.
  • To produce required weekly reports such as sales analysis, best and worst sellers,wastage, margins, etc.
  • To carry out weekly stock checks, report and investigate discrepancies.
  • To oversee stock takes, produce stock report and stock discrepancy report and explain variances.
  • To ensure the integrity and accuracy of the branch computer based stock management system.
  • Ensure all materials in yard, stores and shop are properly labelled.
  • To work closely with the Managing Director to ensure that the analysis capabilities are being fully utilised and that the appropriate action is being taken as a result of the information.
  • Daily Cycle Counting and Investigation of variances is an integral part of this position.
  • Report to Branch Manager on high value items with variances.
  • Liaise with stores staff for changes on dockets.
  • Liaise with yard foreman to maintain neat and tidy stocks, and forward planning of counts
  • Liaise with Price File team on bar-code issues/corrections required etc.


  • Minimum of 3 year's experience in Stock Control
  • A knowledge of Building Materials & Electrical Appliances.
  • A high level of IT skills, including experience of MS Office.
  • Excellent numerical and Data entry skills.
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal, planning and organisational skills.
  • Attention to detail
  • Customer and supplier return systems and procedures
  • Ability to work on your own initiative and work as part of a team

To Apply:

Phone calls to Louise 086 4670069 / 05793 26999

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