Fulfilment Centre Stock Controller

Wigan WN4 8DE
full time
per hour

Company Insight

Since the launch of our Company in 2006, we have worked with boundless enthusiasm to build a people centric business that provides tech enabled fulfilment and logistics expertise to aspiring retail brands. We constantly strive to provide high quality, value for money operational support services that are second to none. Fuelled by our commitment to service excellence, our award-winning business has gone from strength to strength and is now one of the fastest growing omni-channel fulfilment & logistics businesses in the UK with a Global reach.

As a well-respected brand in our sector, our ongoing success is largely due to the commitment, innovation, and skill of our outstanding colleagues. Our incredible team work hard in contributing to our ongoing success whilst making time for fun at work forms a fundamental part of our Company values.

We demonstrate appreciation of our people through competitive pay structures, enhanced annual leave, flexible/hybrid working opportunities alongside a range of health and wellbeing support with access to amazing break out facilities at each of our depots that house everything from computer games, pool tables, to table football and darts, and even TV/relaxation areas.

In addition, our desire to go that extra yard for our people means colleagues also get to enjoy an extensive range of “free to access” benefits including discounts with various leading retail brands, fresh fruit weekly, refreshments, onsite parking, all of which is underpinned by an extensive colleague rewards program and a varied range of prescheduled fun events throughout the year.

Our inclusive culture encourages transparency, ownership, and honesty and we treat every colleague as a valued partner in the business. From day one, our investment in your learning, development, and progression is our top priority and with the rate we’re growing, there’s never been a better time to join Team 3PL and play your part in on our exciting journey.

Job Insight

To maintain accurate inventory relating to system vs physical reconciliation. Thereafter the role oversees predictive inbound planning and warehouse layout effectiveness with close liaison with both warehouse operations and client services.

Person Specification

The role demands integrity and honesty whilst previous FMCG warehouse operator and stock control experience is essential. You will be a conscientious and keen problem solver with an eye for prevention over cure.

Key Responsibilities and Duties

  • The role is varied and the duties below are not exhaustive.
  • Cycle counting including investigation and resolution.
  • Customer year end stock count support
  • Location maintenance, product maintenance, including updating barcodes and weights and dimensions of product, pick face set up and stock replenishment rules setting.
  • Solving mis-located stock including root cause analysis to minimize risk of re-occurrence
  • Effective warehouse utilization including frequent stock consolidation
  • System maintenance (WMS)
  • Inbound receipt and returns controls.
  • Intelligence reporting
  • Investigations & root cause analysis (stock variance)
  • Liaison with customer services and other departments as necessary
  • Achievement of relevant service criteria (K.P.I.`S)
  • Provide assistance to warehouse operators.

Primary Outputs (Results Orientation)

  • Safety – Zero upper location picking.
  • Customer – Zero product outages
  • People – Increased efficiencies
  • Cost – Zero stock loss claims
  • Quality – Product by location accuracy (99.5%)

Education and experience

  • Experience in a stock control capacity
  • Sector exposure in any of the following: Retail/ecommerce/ fulfilment/logistics
  • A working knowledge of how Third-Party Logistics works.
  • Use of warehouse technologies e.g., RF and WMS

Skills and Knowledge

  • Ability to work under own initiative, and self-motivated
  • Good numerical skills
  • Problem solving skills.
  • Outstanding interpersonal skills
  • High level of competence in use of Microsoft Office products
  • The ability to carry out administrative tasks and use basic mathematics.

Next Steps

If you believe you have the experience, skills and qualities we require, please send us your CV for your chance to join us on our amazing adventure in making ship happen!

Please note  due to the large volume of applications we receive for these roles, if we have not contacted you within 21 days then, unfortunately, your application hasn’t been successful, however, we may contact you regarding other roles and we wish you all the best in your job search. We do not accept applications made through agencies.

Job Types: Permanent, Full-time

Salary: £11.75-£12.47 per hour


  • Additional leave
  • Canteen
  • Company events
  • Company pension
  • Discounted or free food
  • Employee discount
  • Free parking
  • Health & wellbeing programme
  • Life insurance
  • On-site parking
  • Private medical insurance


  • 8 hour shift


  • Warehouse: 3 years (required)

Work Location: In person

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