Description : The position :
The position :
We are currently recruiting for an outstanding Merchandise Allocator to join our Retail Planning team based in the Support Centre in Leichhardt, Sydney.
Here at Best and Less our Allocators play an important role in delivering the shopping experience for our customers by ensuring the availability of our ranges in stores satisfy customer demand.
Through providing analysis on stock positions and helping shape inventory strategy, the allocator role gives you a great platform to begin your career in Retail Planning.
What the role entails : As an Allocator reporting to the Merchandise Planner you will :
Perform stock allocations to stores for our new styles to ensure the right stores, get the rights products at the right time in the right quantities.
Complete sales and stock analysis to create stock replenishment plans for our stores.
Track our stock deliveries from our supply base across the world and the flow through our distribution network.
Performing store visits to investigate stock opportunities and risks.
Attend weekly trade meetings with the team to formulate stock strategies to drive the performance of your department.
Assist the Merchandise Planner with analysis and key learnings for the season that will shape next year's product and stock strategies.
About you : We are looking for people who;
Are achievement oriented with a strong work ethic.
Have a desire to work in retail and a fast paced changing working environment.
Are strong team players with good communication skills.
Enjoy working with numbers and are able to use this to make commercial decisions to drive sales and profit.
Have excellent attention to detail.
Are proficient in Excel.
Have previous experience as an Allocator, which would be advantageous but not essential.About us : We will provide a fun, inspiring and dynamic environment where with our support, training and career development, we will give you the opportunity to grow your career within fashion retail.