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Buying and Merchandising Admin Assistant

Are you an ambitious individual looking for an all-round introduction into retail buying or merchandising?

Ever scrolled through the websites of the retail giants that are Sainsbury’s and Argos and wished you were part of the commercial functions that gets to choose all of those lovely products?

Our buying and merchandising teams play a vital role in our overall success, so we are always on the lookout for passionate individuals to join us to help us on our ever-growing digital journey.

Supporting all of these teams are talented Buying and Merchandise Admin Assistants who share the same love and enthusiasm. They are extremely hard workers who manage to juggle suppliers, spreadsheets, forecasts and competitor analysis like nobody’s business! From Dyson to Lego, Apple to Nespresso – we work with them all, and you could become a key contact in these relationships.

We know it sounds a lot, but you won’t be on your own. You will sit amongst some of the business’s most experienced and driven Admin Assistants within Sainsbury’s Argos, and there will always be someone to ask alongside your supportive team. They will encourage and motivate you to be the best, alongside additional training and networking to help you achieve your goals.

Sound interesting? Your experience may include a business or retail background – you may even be a recent graduate! We only ask that you are organised, fab with spreadsheets, ambitious with excellent communication skills and the personality to match.

We know that candidates may be put off applying for a job unless they can tick every box. While we can’t always accommodate every flexible working request, we do support part-time and job share roles so are happy to be asked how we can work around your availability. So if you are excited about working with us and think you can do much of what we are looking for, please apply today!

Here at Sainsbury’s Argos we’re a proud equal opportunities employer that values diversity at every level of our business. Inclusion and Diversity are fundamental to our culture and values, fostering an innovative, collaborative and fast paced work environment that means we can build a better future for our colleagues and our customers. Everyone is welcome at Sainsbury’s Argos. Want to find out more? Then visit our Diversity & Inclusion page on our Careers site –

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