With roots dating back to 1827, Harrisons is a proud purveyor of high-quality cloth, serving the world’s leading tailoring companies and clothiers.
Having built a reputation for only delivering the finest materials, our brands include Lear Browne & Dunsford, Porter & Harding, W Bill, H Lesser & Sons and Smith Woollens.
Due to substantial growth, we’re looking for a Stock Controller to join us in Exeter at our Lear Browne & Dunsford headquarters.
- Salary of up to c£22,000 DOE
- The chance to join a company with a long, rich history
- The opportunity to learn about luxury textiles and tailoring
We are a fourth-generation owned organisation with links to the world’s finest tailors and producers of fantastic cloth. We’ve weathered many a storm in the market, world wars and economic downturns and still, we lead the market and create the building blocks for garments that clothe some of the finest dressed people across the globe.
We’ve experienced phenomenal success due to the resurgence of high quality home-grown products and we are ready to expand our team and take on our next generation of exceptional employees.
You’ll find that when people join us, it takes quite a bit for them to leave, in many cases the reason is retirement. We’ve got a family feel and ethos that can only come from a family owned business, and the caring nature of our company means that for many, it isn’t just about wages and rewards, but the genuine satisfaction that comes from working in our environment and making our fantastic products.
So, if you are looking for something more than just a job but for a family as well as a career, join us and let us take a journey together.
As a Stock Controller within the Stock Team you will ensure that we are optimising all aspects of our inventory, from ensuring that unplanned stock outages are minimised through to ensuring that our stock system is at all times accurate and up-to-date with the best quality information providing our customers with the best possible levels of service.
We’ve built relationships with some of our customers and suppliers over many years and we understand what they need and how they work. You’ll ensure that the stock we have is right first time and at all times meeting or exceeding our customers' high standards.
Specifically, you will:
- Manage our inventory
- Purchase stock based on company needs
- Ensure actual verses reported stock is correct
- Make sure that stock is stored to company standards
- Oversee stocktakes
- Ensure the integrity of our Sage system
- Manage day-to-day relationships with relevant suppliers
To be considered as a Stock Controller, you will need:
- Experience in stock control
- Experience of using stock management systems
Other organisations may call this role Stock Controller, Stock Management Executive, Purchasing Executive, Buyer, Stockist, Stores Manager, Purchasing Advisor, Procurement Advisor, or Stock Allocator.
Webrecruit and Harrisons are equal opportunities employers, value diversity and are strongly committed to providing equal employment opportunities for all employees and all applicants for employment. Equal opportunities are the only acceptable way to conduct business and we believe that the more inclusive our environments are, the better our work will be.
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