Job description – Warehouse Operative – Stock Control/Merchandiser

Are you looking for a stable, full-time job in a friendly and supportive environment? 

Acticare in Rotherwas are searching for a Warehouse Operative.

“We’re a family owned and operated company who supply Care Homes with a wide range of consumables, equipment and furniture.

“We are team of motivated individuals, who enjoy working together to improve and grow our company but more importantly improve our client’s experience.

“With over 3000 products in stock, we focus on maintaining a clean, organised, and well-structured warehouse to ensure we can efficiently and quickly despatch orders to our clients.

“We’re a forward-thinking company that has grown year-on-year since being founded in 2006. We continue to plan for growth at a sustainable rate whilst ensuring we maintain our strong family ethos and culture.

About this Job

“This is an opportunity for you to join our friendly Warehouse Team as a Stock Controller/Merchandiser.

“You’ll be working in a fun and fast-paced environment alongside our existing team of Warehouse Operatives and Delivery Drivers.

“Your main focus will be to ensure the effective utilisation of stock and space in our Hereford Warehouse, you will also be required to support with general warehouse duties as per business requirements.

“You will possess excellent customer service skill and take pride in your work and working environment. You will have a keen eye for detail and a growth mindset.

“You will have relevant experience in a warehouse stock controller/merchandiser role and will have the ability to describe your planning and working processes.

“The ideal candidate must be able to complete all physical requirements of the job including (but not limited to), lifting, using step ladders and operating machinery.”

Responsibilities and Duties

To support with the annual stocktake

To review stock usage reports to plan and execute stock movement as required.

To keep accurate and up-to-date stock records.

Report of stock errors and discrepancies.

Constantly review existing process and identify areas for improvement.

Qualifications and Skills

Positive, hardworking, and enthusiastic attitude.

Previous experience in Warehouse Stock Control/Merchandising is a must – we are looking for a minimum of 2 years.

Full UK Driving License is not necessary but may be beneficial in future.

Forklift license is not necessary but may be beneficial in future.

Good communication skills and excellent levels of customer service.

Additional Warehouse Duties

Picking off orders using our ride-on picking trucks.

Packing and loading of orders onto our own delivery vans.

Assist with maintaining warehouse and yard standards.

Hours of Work

Monday to Friday (No Weekends)

08:00 – 18:00 (Flexibility will be required. Overtime sometimes required – paid)


29 days (inc. Bank Holidays)

Benefits of working with us

First and foremost, we recognise you, your personality and your character, you’re not a number but a valued member in our company.

Paid overtime.

Free lunch and refreshments.

Free on-site parking.

Pension Scheme.

Ongoing Training and Support.

Following the successful completions of a 6-month probation period you will be in receipt of a salary increase and you will be eligible to access Healthcare Insurance.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: From £28,200.00 per year


  • 10 hour shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • No weekends
  • Overtime

What will happen when you apply?

Your application will be reviewed by our Hiring Manager. You will always hear from us regardless of the outcome of your application.

If we feel you might be a good fit in our company, you will asked to attend a phone interview for a brief conversation.

If your phone conversation is positive, we’ll invite you to an interview here at our premises.

If you are successful, you will receive a job offer. If not, we’ll let you know you haven’t been successful this time.

All applications should be made via Indeed.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: From £28,200.00 per year


  • Company pension
  • Discounted or free food
  • Free flu jabs
  • Free parking
  • On-site parking


  • 10 hour shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • No weekends
  • Overtime


  • Stock Control: 2 years (required)

Work Location: In person

Application deadline: 19/01/2024

Reference ID: Acticare – Jan24 – Stock Control

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