Profit Protection Co-ordinator (Distribution Centre)


Job Details


Distribution Centre: Harlow

Contract Type


Working Pattern

Full Time

Closing Date

31/12/2017 17:30

About the opportunity

At Poundland we have four Distribution Centres based in Harlow, Wigan, Bilston and Willenhall that are providing support for approximately 900 Stores within UK.

We are looking for Profit Protection Co-ordinator to support Wigan Distribution centre in reducing shrink and improving physical security through great service delivery, process and compliance, ensuring a safe and secure environment for people, process and property.


As a Profit Protection Coordinator you will be responsible for:

  • Providing Profit Protection advise and expertise to Harlow Distribution centre
  • Providing a strong link into Quality Assurance
  • Supporting with withdrawals/recalls and enforcement notifications
  • Owning and completing the Customer & Assurance profit protection checklist quarterly
  • Continuously deliver, improve and seek to maintain compliance with stock management
  • Overseeing the manned guarding operation and relationships including monthly SLA meetings with area managers
  • Creating, publishing and coaching depot management on profit protection risk by level of urgency/importance
  • Leading on civil recovery and using as deterrent to minimise colleague theft
  • Overseeing all asset controls in line with procedures
  • Utilising the CCTV system to deter theft and protect stock
  • Making sure all internal/external security equipment, barriers, access control are in full working order

What we are looking for?

What we are looking for?

  • Proven an experience in profit protection and loss prevention within Distribution/Logistics sector
  • Practical knowledge of shrinkage processes
  • Experience of carring out profit protection related investigations

What we offer

From the first day you join us, you’ll get everything you need to do your job well. We’ll support you to build your career progression plan and create amazing opportunities for yourself. We’ll make sure that everyone enjoys the opportunity to progress their career with us.

As part of your role, you will have the opportunity to buy and sell holidays and access to free onsite parking. You’ll also have access to fully branded benefit platform offering discounts on the highstreets brands including cinema/theatre tickets, hotel stays, supermarkets, cars, high street shops, life insurance, mortgages, pubs/restaurants, hairdressers and many more!