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Stock Controller / Shipping Coordinator

CRFS is leading the way in innovative RF spectrum monitoring solutions. We are growing our team and we are seeking an experienced Stock Controller who also has knowledge and experience of shipping.

CRFS is leading the way in innovative RF spectrum monitoring solutions. We are growing our team and we are seeking an Operations Support Manager. This is a wide ranging role. You will have experience of stock management, despatch and MRP systems in a high value manufacturing environment. You will have exceptional attention to detail and will quickly familiarise yourself with the CRFS product range and MRP system. You will have responsibility for the accuracy of the stock in the business and for accurate data management in our integrated MRP system. You will assist the Purchasing Manager with forecasting purchasing requirements. You will also manage the applications and documentation required for export control and the production of accurate documentation for shipping goods to customers and for organising cost-effective and timely shipping.


  • Ongoing configuration, maintenance and improvement of the stock system using CRFS's chosen "Orderwise" MRP system
  • Accountable for accuracy of stock records, periodic stock counts and resolution of stock discrepancies
    Updating and maintaining the MRP system on a daily basis with internal stock transfers, product builds and customer despatches
  • Resource planning and assist Purchasing Manager in forecasting of purchase requirements
  • Maintaining and managing the areas for physical stock storage
  • Management of product despatch including producing accurate documentation for shipment and organising all required product packing and shipping
  • Applying for any required export licences and producing and presenting the necessary export control documentation

About You

You will be extremely trustworthy with a high level of personal integrity. You will have exceptional attention to detail and be very comfortable with the demands of accurate data entry and analysis. This is a varied role and you will require excellent organisational and time management skills. You will be a collaborative team player and also able to assert your authority when required to ensure the integrity of the stock management and export control systems. If you want to work in an organisation where the impact of your contribution is felt, this is a great opportunity for you.


  • Proven track record in stock control, ideally gained within an engineering or high value manufacturing environment
  • Strong IT skills and experience of using MRP systems
  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to manipulate data, including with MS Excel spreadsheets
  • Excellent attention to detail and concern for quality
  • Positive “can do” attitude and willingness to help out where required
  • Previous experience of despatch for export a distinct advantage
  • Previous experience of export control a distinct advantage (though training will be provided)
  • Probably graduate level or good A levels

The position is located at our manufacturing facility in Waterbeach near Cambridge and will report to the Operations Manager. We offer a supportive working environment that gives you every opportunity to use your knowledge, skills and expertise. We offer a competitive salary and share options in the company.


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Organisation:  CRFS