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Stock Audit Specialist

Swindon, Wiltshire
Job Type
21 Jul 2022

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Stock Audit Specialist to join our team in our Swindon Head Office (with hybrid working; 3 days in the office and 2 from home)The main purpose of the role is to work with a collection of relevant data, producing stock audit balances for stores to assist in shrink identification and control.

The Accountabilities

To produce accurate Stock Audit balances

Identification of audit result anomalies and resolve them through further investigation

Data collection from outsourced contractors and internal systems to produce stock audit balances

Produce trial stock audit balances

Produce and publish final balances following a quality assurance checking process

The Requirements for the Role


Excellent PC skills (Specifically Excel to include pivot tables, vlookups)

Understanding of store processes

Basic understanding of financial ledgers

Results focused

Communication skills


Problem solvingWhat we can offer you:Annual bonus based on company performanceHybrid working model from home and in the office24 days holiday, plus your Birthday off, plus Bank Holidays with an opportunity to buy extra days holidayFinish at 4pm on a FridayCompetitive pension contributionStaff discount card for stores and onlineAbout UsWHSmith is a leading, global travel retailer with a smaller business located on UK high streets. Since 1792, we ve grown and evolved into a globally recognised brand, and we re proud to be that air of familiarity people love and trust on their journey, both in life and through life. Today, we have more than 1700 stores in over 30 countries across the globe, serving millions of customers every year, and you ll find us at airports, railway stations, hospitals and on the high street.We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, colour, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, and basis of disability. When we collect your personal information as part of a job application or offer of employment, we do so in accordance with industry standards and best practices and in compliance with applicable privacy laws.

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  • Job Reference: 663277119-2
  • Date Posted: 21 July 2022
  • Recruiter: WHSmith
  • Location: Swindon, Wiltshire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Accounting
  • Job Type: Permanent