Sainsbury’s Store Replenishment Team currently have an exciting opportunity for Assistant Branch Merchandisers to join their busy team. This role will be based at the Sainsbury’s Head Office in Ansty Park, Coventry and will be working full time.
At Sainsbury’s Argos, it’s our aim to become the digital market leader in choice, value and convenience. Since Argos became part of the Sainsbury’s group in September 2016 forming Sainsbury’s Argos we are now one of the largest General Merchandise and Clothing businesses in the UK with over 90,000 products across 2200 stores.
To help grow the General Merchandise and Clothing parts of our business our Commercial teams based in Ansty Park, Coventry and Milton Keynes have never been more important. They’re the people who ultimately source and provide the customers the products they want when they want them - ensuring we place our customers at the heart of everything we do.
This high-profile role involves potentialising the trading of stores as well as our online site Tu.co.uk.
You will plan and allocate the stock for both channels in order to achieve maximum availability whilst working towards agreed stock targets. You will identify replenishment requirements across both channels making sure we have the right stock, in the right places, at the right time.
You will have great communication skills working closely with our Trading Teams to review sales performance by monitoring weekly sales and identifying any changes in demand to recognise stock issues and opportunities.
You will ideally have a background of working in a fast-paced environment and you’ll be adept at organisation, teamwork, highly numerate and be a whizz on Excel.
Your skills and experience will include…
Ability to work to deadlines, establish priorities and manage several tasks at any given time
Strong PC Skills and experience both using and creating spreadsheets
Confidence to influence and engage
Good analytical skills
Be able to work unsupervised and manage time effectively as well as working as part of a team
Strong Communication skills with the ability to challenge
These are ideal opportunities for individuals who really want to make a difference, who are ambitious, result focused and hard working.
Together we have a great opportunity to build a brilliant future and do a fantastic job for all our customers and you have the opportunity to help support this as you grow your career with us.