Are you an ambitious individual looking for an all-round introduction into commercial supply?
If you are looking to start your retail career within supply this Merchandise Assistant opportunity could provide you with an excellent grounding and the perfect stepping stone to help you to achieve your career aspirations.
We are currently on the lookout for a talented individual to join our Freetime Category, if you think you have what it takes, we would love to hear from you!
Argos is on a journey to become a digital retail leader. Our goal is to provide customers with a state-of-the-art experience to suit the digital age, no matter what channel they use. To achieve this, we’re transforming every area of the business, from new concept stores and new technologies to innovative and compelling product ranges. This is the perfect time to join us in thinking big, acting boldly - and exploring the full potential of our brand.
What you will do:
As a Merchandise Assistant, you will be providing administrative support to the Merchandisers in your team, including preparation of documentation, raising and tracking orders, setting up new suppliers on the system, distributing and filing internal and external documentation.
You should possess excellent organisation and prioritisation skills along with an assertive and confident yet professional and personable manner which enables you to build effective relationships with suppliers but also challenge where required.
This is an entry level role into the Merchandising teams and if you are looking to progress a career within Argos, this is an excellent place to start.
An individual with true passion for retail
Educated to a degree level of with excellent GCSEs / A- Levels results
An excellent communicator – confident at all levels and across multiple teams
Well organised with ability to handle multiple tasks
A logical Thinker and Problem Solver
An individual with strong numeracy and literacy skills, with great attention to detail
Self-motivated with a strong drive to achieve
What you’ll get in return:
As well as the usual company benefits, which include, 24 days holiday, save as you earn, discretionary annual bonus, company pension scheme, you will work in an exciting environment with the potential to develop your skills for a career that fits with your own aspirations.