17 Sep, 2018
David Jones wants to inspire people by providing an exceptional experience. As one of the leading international retailers, we've done this by curating the world's leading brands across fashion, beauty, home and food. By enabling and empowering our employees, David Jones ensures that we are a destination for endless possibilities. Our Food team is committed to sourcing the very best selection of private label and branded products across David Jones. Our Buying team is responsible for setting our trading strategy by ensuring that our range remains relevant to our customers, maximising shelf availability and guaranteeing sustainable practices. We have a fantastic opportunity for an Allocator to join our Food team and ensure our stock is in the right store, at the right time. An avid Foodie, this role reports into and provides key support to the Merchandise Planner, in conjunction to working in partnership with our Stores and Suppliers. In these roles you will: Monitor product performance Monitor stock on hand, wastage and markdowns to recommend action to Demand Planner/Planner/Buyer Quantify and create orders Liaise with suppliers on order and delivery performance Liaise closely with buying to drive optimal delivery & intake decisions Work with Merchandise Planner to ensure that capacity/space planning/Shelf life is factored into all key decisions Liaise and communicate with stores to ensure they are aware of ordering decisions that impact their store Weekly, Seasonal and Ad-Hoc analysis and insights We are looking for that little bit extra, so join us if you: Have previous experience working as an Allocator, or similar position, preferably in Food Ordering experience would be well regarded Have Intermediate to Advanced proficiency in Excel, Word and PowerPoint Have strong administration skills and excellent attention to detail Experience using RMS or TM1 would be well regarded Have personal resilience and a strong work ethic Have a demonstrated ability to meet deadlines and work within a fast paced environment whilst balancing competing interests and priorities Possess strong analytical skills and commercial nous Excellent communication skills, both written and spoken, with the ability to influence stakeholders internally and externally At David Jones we go the extra mile. We offer; Opportunities to work with premium Foods, Fashion, Beauty and Home products David Jones employee discounts An opportunity to work with a trusted iconic brand Be part of building an iconic David Jones foods business Ongoing training and development in order to pursue excellence To begin a career with endless possibilities, we invite you to begin your application now.
David Jones Augusta St, Willetton WA 6155, Australia