Job Details

  • Reference No.LW/1277
  • DepartmentStock control
  • Hours per Week37.5 hours
  • LocationBasingstoke
  • Graden/a
  • Reporting toStock Control Manager
  • Closing Date30/01/2017 11:59 pm
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Stock Controller

Benefits: pension, 25 days holiday pa, healthcare cash plan, childcare vouchers, personal accident scheme, employee discounts

About us

Bidvest Foodservice is a great place to work and we have a permanent opportunity in our stock control department at Basingstoke depot

We’re a leading wholesale food distributor covering the whole of the UK, the preferred supply partner for over 60,000 customers and our business is still growing.

What does this mean for you?

It means you can expect an excellent working environment, stability, fantastic development opportunities, and a great salary and benefits package.

We value all our employees and over half of our work force have more than 10 years’ service!

A bit about the role

As part of the Stock Control Team reporting into the Stock Control Manager you will assist in ensuring the overall integrity and accuracy of the Depot  stock, this includes the following tasks but is not exhaustive:

Following the Ghost stock process to ensure that returns to our RDCs Reading/Paddock Wood and Hoddesdon are claimed for in a timely fashion.

  • Checking that the appropriate credits are received for variance stock shortages/damages.
  • Assisting Telesales on day to day stock queries i.e. Obtaining stock to fulfil customer deliveries.
  • Keying of IBT’S to other Depots in the business as required.
  • Understanding and responding to the quarantine alert procedure.
  • Running of daily reports.
  • Completion of daily/weekly and Monthly KPI reports.
  • You will play a key role in the annual stock take.
  • Any other tasks as appropriate to the role.

The successful applicant should be a good team player and possess excellent communication skills. You will need a keen eye for detail and be able to demonstrate a good level of numeracy and literacy. Good computer skills are also a necessity. Please note this role may involve working in a warehouse environment on some occasions.


To apply, please complete an application form which can be collected at any Bidvest Foodservice depot, or send your CV with a covering letter, including the reference LW/1277      to: Linda Clarke  Stock Control Manager,– Bidvest Foodservice Basingstoke  Depot, Hamilton Close Houndsmills Industrial Estate  , Basingstoke ,Hants  , RG21 6YS or email

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