Inventory Controller

Date: 17 Nov 2023

Location: Berri, Australia

Company: Accolade Wines

About us

At Accolade Wines, our purpose is to enrich everyday moments. As one of the world’s leading wine companies, our award-winning portfolio includes beloved brands such as Hardys, Grant Burge, St Hallett, Mud House, Jam Shed and many more. We are one of the largest wine producers in the world – we’ve been around since 1836, and our portfolio has won nearly 9,000 international wine show awards in the last decade. 

About the role

The driving force behind our business is our people – we have over 1,000 staff across Australia, the UK, Europe, Asia, South Africa, New Zealand and the Americas, and every one of us is passionate about making the ordinary extraordinary through our amazing wines. 

We are now recruiting for an Inventory Controller to join our Logistics Team. The primary function of this role is to assist the Inventory Manager execute inventory process, guaranteeing accuracy of all finished goods and raw material held across Accolade Wines third party packaging and warehousing sites. 

You can be based in either our Adelaide or Berri Estates offices, with flexibility to work from home. 
This role is full-time and permanent

Key responsibilities include:

•    Replenishment of 3rd Party warehousing facilities nation wide
•    Accuracy of finished goods and materials inventory held at third party manufacturing and warehousing sites through cycle counts and route cause analysis
•    Facilitate identification and removal of obsolete and damaged inventory to manage inventory levels and costs
•    Resolve third party warehousing issues
•    Conduct annual stocktakes across multiple sites/states.
•    Measure, manage and report on third party manufacturing and warehousing performance; Cycle Counts, damages,
•    Seek authorisation of damages for removal
•    Identify and resolve issues/trends
•    Inspect customer returns to determine saleability.
•    Assist Berri warehousing with inventory issues; Finished goods and Dry Goods
•    Product reservations and holds outside of normal allocations in JDE.

What you’ll bring:

•    Ideally 3 years or more experience in a warehouse environment
•    Experience in inventory control desirable
•    An ability to work automatously
•    Must have a valid driver’s license
•    A great attitude and willingness to learn

What you can expect:

Accolade Wines will provide the ideal climate and a hand-picked rewards package for you to make a difference in our successful and growing business. 
You will also have access to: 
•    Wine allowance and access to unique wine specials 
•    Flexible working (Up to 2-3 days working from home) 
•    Modern office located in the heart of the Adelaide CBD, or in our modern Berri Estates Manufacturing & Distribution facility
•    Loyalty Leave 
•    Accolade Wines Anniversary day off 
•    Go Beyond Day - making a different in your local community 
•    Access to an extensive online learning library 
•    Private Health Insurance Discounts 
•    Annual Flu Vaccination Program 
•    Employee Assistance Program 
•    Various exclusive employee discounts  
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