Senior Logistics Stock Controller

Senior Stock Controller  – Bo’Ness


Title: Senior Stock Controller

Location: Bo'Ness, Falkirk
Salary: Up to £33,000 per annum
Shift Pattern: Monday to Friday
Benefits Package:  25 Days Annual Leave
                                 Life Assurance
                                 Flexible Benefits Package
                                 Staff Shop

                                 Free Parking


Proud to be supported to become the best I can be.

We’re proud to offer you a career with real scope for development. To reward your hard work and ambition as a talented Senior Stock Controller with plenty of support and opportunity. And empower you to drive your own success and create a career you can be proud of too.

Our Bakkavor business in Bo’ness, based near Falkirk, specialises in the production of fresh, high quality salad products working primarily with premium retailers. To give you a sense for the scale of manufacturing in Bo’ness we produce over 70million salad based meals and side dishes from our 2 manufacturing facilities employing over 1200 people in the town.


The Role:

To manage the relevant day to day running of the logistics function (inbound and support other functions on logistics issues including Despatch). To lead and direct the team to ensure that all resources are managed and utilised effectively to achieve the required service levels & performance results through KPI`s.


What will you do?

  • Performance management of team and Suppliers to ensure production plans are met
  • Continuous Improvement through managing and maintaining Dept KPI’s
  • Participate in New Product Development plans and ensure Process trials and launch Dates are achieved
  • Provide Strong communication to business around projects and Supply concerns
  • Development of Team through new processes and out of box thinking


About you:


Excellent leadership, Team Player , High standard of communication and organisational skills

Previous experience of managing a team

H & S / Ability to Risk assess and complete Safe systems of work to train out to team

PC literate. Numerate - Literate in written and spoken English

“Can Do” approach/ positive attitude

Flexible attitude towards work patterns/hours of work

Able to deal with a variety of potentially difficult situations with immediate response.


You will ideally have experience of a similar role in a food manufacturing environment and be used to working at a fast pace.  We seek an individual with an interest in IT and systems to help build efficient and robust processes

If you are a driven individual with a passion for service delivery and the ability to work calmly under pressure whilst motivating others towards achievement – this could be the role for you.


What you can expect from us:
When joining us you can expect a highly competitive rewards package including group pension and other flexible benefits - alongside excellent career progression prospects across the Bakkavor group.

Proud to be Bakkavor
We’re proud to be the leading UK provider of innovative, high-quality, fresh prepared food. We’re proud to be driven by the hard work and passion of our people. And we’re proud to offer a wide range of careers full of support and opportunity. Join our team and we’ll make you proud too.



Bakkavor is the leading provider of fresh prepared food in the UK, with a growing international presence in the US and China. We are number one in the UK in the four product categories of meals, salads, desserts and pizza & bread, providing high-quality, fresh, healthy and convenient food. Our customers include every major UK grocery retailer, including Tesco, Marks & Spencer, Sainsbury's and Waitrose, and some of the world’s best-known food brands. We have over 19,000 employees, our headquarters are in London and we have 23 factories in the UK, 5 in the US and 9 in China.


Category:  Planning

Boness, GB

Date:  16-Jan-2023