Stock Controller - Irvine

02 September 20192019-09-02



Tennents Irvine Depot are looking for a hands-on Stock Controller to join the team on a full-time, permanent basis.

At Tennents, our depot network across Scotland is essential for us to deliver a great service to our customers making sure that our on-trade clients (pubs, clubs, hotels, and restaurants) have a steady supply of our famous beers, ciders, wines & soft drinks – we live to serve!


So what’s involved with this job?

We’re looking for a hands-on Stock Controller to join the depot team at our Irvine site to help provide accurate and reliable stock control – this makes sure we always meet our customers supply and service targets. There may be the odd bit of travel to one of our other depots or offices.  

A few other duties include:

  • Daily cycle counts of all stock in depot
  • Maintaining a minimum 98% OTIF, and following the corrective actions in place to address failures and prevent it from happening again
  • Maintaining a documented audit trail for all stock adjustments, and investigating stock discrepancies
  • Establish close working relationships with the depot network teams to ensure an ‘all-together’ approach to stock control
  • Provide data for weekly & monthly KPI reporting
  • Aim to complete a full depot count each month by ensuring all stock locations are selected as part of the daily cycle count
  • Audit & support the depot’s aged stock/ damaged stock/ quality controls
  • Manage stock locations to improve efficiency in the picking process


What you’ll need:

  • Experience working in a fast-paced logistics or distribution environment
  • Excellent communication skills ensuring information is shared and understood
  • Strong decision making skills, allowing you to think & react quickly
  • Working knowledge of Excel
  • Reach Truck License Holder (ideally!)


This sounds like you?

Send us a copy of your CV that demonstrates your stock controlling experience, and we’ll come back to you ASAP