Stock Control Team Manager

Milton Keynes

Stock Control Team Manager 

We have a fantastic opportunity for a Stock Control Team Manager to join our brilliant Reconciliation Team!

Based at our manufacturing site in Milton Keynes, you will be responsible day-to-day management of factory stocks to ensure these are maintained at the correct level.

At The Compleat Food Group we never just make food. We make food to feel good, taste good and do good for everyone. Our aim is to delight our customers and consumers every day, creating the best possible foods for shoppers needs and budgets.

Our ability to drive category growth for our customers is through our focus on understanding our consumers and our relentless pursuit of innovation – we have the courage to think differently and challenge the status quo.

We work at the correct pace to make clear decisions and deliver on our commitments on time every time. Quality is at the heart of everything we do, always. We take in pride in everything we produce.

We value everybody who works in our organisation. Everyone is treated with respect and encouraged to thrive and develop. Together we will become number one for culture.

Location: Milton Keynes

Hours: Monday – Friday, 08:00 – 17:00

 Salary: £33,900 per annum.

Your Duties Will Include:

  • Manage formal quarterly stock takes, escalating any concerns
  • Reconcile and balance off weekly site stocks
  • Create material variance reports
  • Manage the reconciliation team including regular individual and team performance reviews
  • Review and challenge Purchase Orders (PO’s) and debit notes
  • Create and manage transport and non-stock PO’s
  • Near Miss Reporting
  • Support site training and work with cross-functional teams
  • Demonstrate and encourage site Health and Safety


  • Stock control/inventory management experience (essential)
  • Experience of working in a food manufacturing environment (desirable)
  • Good English and Maths ability
  • Basic HACCP awareness
  • Level 2 Food Safety and Hygiene

Key Skills and Knowledge:

  • Strong Excel skills
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines
  • Excellent communication at all levels
  • Team player but can also work individually
  • Flexible attitude
  • Self-motivated with positive attitude

Benefits to Include:

  • 2 Employee Volunteering Days per year
  • Online and High-street retailer discount scheme and well-being portal
  • Employee well-being and community support groups
  • Charity Initiatives and Team events
  • 24/7 Access to Grocery Aid


The Compleat Food Group are proud to have built an inclusive and respectful culture where our colleagues feel safe, supported and valued. A place where they can bring their whole selves to work to achieve exceptional results and thrive.

We continue to attract diverse talent into our teams, because we know greater diversity leads to exceptional results and provides a better working life. That’s why we’re committed to ensuring Fairness, Equity, Inclusivity, and Respect in all that we do.

Recruitment Agencies: We have an active and trusted Preferred Supplier List to assist us if required. We do not acknowledge any speculative CVs or unsolicited candidate introductions from agencies.