Stock & Inventory Assistant - Halesowen

Excellent package - Operations
Ref: 289 Date Posted: Friday 10 Sep 2021
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Stock & Inventory Assistant

Our client is the largest independent distributor of engineering products and consumables in the United Kingdom. The group currently employs over 900 people, who continue to be a cornerstone of the business and are fundamental to providing industry-leading customer service.

As a business they continue to grow, going from strength to strength, and establishing themselves as one of the UK’s leading players within the industrial supply industry. This enables them to provide the scale and depth of offer required to fulfil the largest and most complex of supply agreements.

The Stock & Inventory Assistant will be responsible for assisting the stock team in Halesowen with inputting and checking inventory, resolving stocking issues and making sure that stock check deadlines are met each year.

Main Duties & Responsibilities

  • Assist with the inputting of stock runs and management of inventory.
  • Investigate any issues that arise with quantity of stock or incorrectly located items.
  • Complete stock runs by inputting inventory onto the computer system, completing reports and resolving discrepancies.
  • Work closely with the existing stock team, as well as liaising with office and stores staff regarding inventory queries.
  • Ensure that stock check deadlines are met in good time.
  • Demonstrate a strong sense of urgency in solving problems and completing the job in hand.
  • Undertake other similar or associated duties as may be assigned to you.

Skills & Requirements

  • Good communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Detail-oriented and able to manage large amounts stock and information.
  • Ability to work in a busy team environment in a constructive manner.
  • Good timekeeping skills, with an ability to respond to day-to-day operational priorities and manage a constantly changing workload.
  • Excellent mathematical and calculation skills.
  • Must be computer literate and experienced in using Microsoft Excel.


On offer for this Stock & Inventory Assistant role is an excellent package commensurate with experience. This is an immediate requirement.

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