Stock Controller - Chatham

Undisclosed Company
Chatham, Kent
Up to £18040 per annum
29 Jan 2019
26 Feb 2019
Manpower UK
Job Type



£18,040 PER ANNUM

Brief Overview

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Stores Person/Stock Controller to work for my client based in Chatham. My client is a FTSE 100 engineering support services company who work closely with the Armed Forces, Metropolitan Police and Ministry of Defence. My client wish to appoint a Stores Operator, reporting to the Stores Supervisor to provide stores and equipment in order to support training and routine business in any nominated store.

Main Tasks

  • Issue on demand stores and equipment (both Government Furnished Equipment (GFE) and Transferred Assets (TA))
  • Complete issues, demands, receipts and the replenishment of all items held on account
  • Maintain all paperwork relating to stores accounts
  • Identify and report to the Stores Supervisor any shortfalls of any commodity that may have an effect on training and/or future requirements
  • Responsible for supporting continuous improvement within the department and contribution towards the RSME contracts continuous improvement targets
  • Utilise management information systems to account for and maintain equipment
  • Assist with internal and external audits
  • Assist in stock checks of any stores account
  • Complete all daily/ weekly checks required for any stores account
  • Ensure all store areas and equipment items are kept clean, tidy and in a serviceable condition and where applicable, ready for issue.
  • Assist in collating monthly and quarterly returns for checking by the Logistics Manager
  • Deliver porterage services
  • Maintain IFS Queue Management system and ensure all focus dates are adhered to
  • Maintain IFS Inventory Management for all Transferred Assets
  • Assist other stores within the Stores department.
  • Carry out Fire Warden duties
  • Ensure Company health, safety and environmental procedures are implemented and complied with at all times.
  • Complete any other tasks that are deemed within your area of competence

Technical Experience and Qualifications


  • Educated to GCSE level or equivalent (including Maths & English).
  • Experience of working within a stores/warehouse environment
  • Hold a current full manual driving licence suitable for use in the UK
  • Computer literate in Microsoft packages


  • Fork lift truck operator
  • Knowledge of military accounting system (MJDI-MA)
  • Knowledge of military asset management system (JAMES)
  • Knowledge of IFS
  • PAT testing City and Guilds
  • Knowledge of accommodation booking system (TAFMIS)
  • Security Cleared (Armoury/Ammunition Store/CSB)


  • Confidence and interpersonal skills to engage at all levels
  • Customer focused with the ability to build positive working relationships
  • Flexible and adaptable; able to work in ambiguous situations
  • Resilient and tenacious with a tendency to persevere
  • Ability to work under pressure in a dynamic and changing environment
  • Forward looking with a holistic approach
  • Problem solving and root cause identification skills
  • Innovative with a continuous improvement and change focus

For more information on this role please contact me on 01895 205493 or email me at Jamie.Rogan @ manpower .co .uk

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