2 days/week at home

Core hours 11–3

Dog friendly

Job Description

Job Description:

Lead excellent inventory management across all 3rd party storage locations. Be the Functional Expert working autonomously with other functions to challenge stock accuracy in quantity, status and expiration. Analysis of pick accuracy to understand the Why and instigate corrective measures and drive best practice. To drive effectiveness & use-age of 1Navision; build internal knowledge & capability across UK Supply Chain. To maintain and drive accuracy of Supply Chain Master Data (Product, Warehouse, Logistic)

What are we looking for?

  • Supply chain experience either in inventory planning, logistics or supply.
  • Proactive approach to change and development in line with business needs.
  • Self starter with analytical, inquisitive and continuous improvement mindset.
  • Ability to effectively communicate with external partners and internal cross functional teams.
  • Comfortable in a physical distribution centre environment.

What will be your key responsibilities?

  • Work with Warehouse / 3PL teams to ensure all stock movements are transacted correctly through Warehouse Management System & Navision (e.g. receipts, transfers, co-pack). Understand root causes of errors and implement actions to drive out errors.
  • Maintain a good working knowledge of the functional processes within UK Supply Chain to provide inputs about the local business to Projects & Key User community
  • Proactively maintain accuracy and integrity of Item Master Data (incl. Finished Goods, Consumables, Premia and Merchandising). Set up new items accordingly and ensure full communication with logistics providers on pickface requirements.
  • Conduct routine stock reconciliations of Navision & WMS systems. Investigate discrepancies and drive corrective actions / process improvements to drive out errors & loss

What can you expect from Mars?

  • Work with over 130,000 diverse and talented Associates, all guided by the Five Principles.
  • Join a purpose driven company, where we’re striving to build the world we want tomorrow, today.
  • Best-in-class learning and development support from day one, including access to our in-house Mars University.
  • An industry competitive salary and benefits package, including company bonus.

Mars is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. If you need assistance or an accommodation during the application process because of a disability, it is available upon request. The company is pleased to provide such assistance, and no applicant will be penalized as a result of such a request.

Company benefits

Open to part-time employees
Open to job sharing
Open to compressed hours
Enhanced maternity leave – 26 weeks at 90% pay
Enhanced paternity leave – 26 weeks at 90% pay
24 days annual leave + bank holidays
“Pawternity” leave
Pregnancy loss leave
Bank holiday swaps
Employees are very happy with their working location freedom
Employees are very happy with the flexibility in the hours they work
Employees are very happy with the benefits their company offers
Work-life balance
Employees feel that they can switch off quite easily from work
Role modelling
Employees feel that flexible working is part of the culture
Employees feel they have complete autonomy over getting their work done

Additional employee ratings
(these do not contribute to the FlexScore®)

Employees feel that the diversity is good and there are continued efforts to improve it
Employees feel that the culture supports equity and inclusivity well
Employees feel like it is a really great environment to work in
Employees feel very excited about and aligned with the company mission
Employees feel that their salary is good and matches the value they bring

Working at Mars UK

Company employees

4,000 In the UK

Gender diversity (male:female)


Office locations

London, Slough, Waltham, Castle Cary, Birstall, Plymouth

Hiring Countries




United Kingdom

United States

Awards & Achievements

1st – Large companies

1st – Large companies

Flexa100 2024
Consumer Goods

Consumer Goods

Industry awards 2023
3rd – Large companies

3rd – Large companies

Flexa100 2023
Retail & Ecommerce

Retail & Ecommerce

Industry awards 2022

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