Company:

Our client is an Iconic Australian Street Footwear Retailer based in Richmond who are seeking a Retail Allocator.

Overview of the position:

Responsible for allocation of merchandise to stores. This role supports the achievement of budgeted sales, gross profit and inventory productivity measures through accurate allocations. With an analytical approach to allocation accuracy this role has the opportunity to directly influence our profitability. The role will be involved in:

  • Allocating and Replenishing stock to stores
  • Analysis
  • Monitoring and maintaining stock levels in-store
  • Inventory management and control

The Key Accountabilities of this role include (but are not limited to):

  • Allocation of stock to stores
  • Maintaining store profiles
  • Monitoring and managing receipts and deliveries into store and DC
  • Monitoring warehouse stock and managing replenishment to stores
  • Analysing sales trends and identifying opportunities and risks
  • Size, store and profile analysis
  • Consolidation of best sellers/last pairs and fragmented lines
  • Analysing impacts of allocation decisions and making recommendations as a result
  • Communication to stores

The Key attributes and skills required for this role are:

  • Strong numerical and analytical skills
  • Ability to understand data and analytics and make recommendations as a result
  • Managing OTB experience
  • Previous allocation experience preferable
  • A good understanding of merchandise inventory basics
  • Reporting including weekly sales, stock and intake
  • Ability to take a proactive approach and think strategically
  • Advanced excel skills
  • Ability to work collaboratively as part of a team
  • Make it happen” attitude
  • AP21 experience highly regarded.

If you love street footwear and are ready to KICK your career into the next phase, apply now or send your resume in word format to lucy@perfectlyplaced.com.au.