Inventory Specialist - Camberwell

Coles Group

Location: Hawthorn East

Job Type: Full time


Ready for a new challenge?

In a company as invested in its future leaders as we are, there’s always support for you to learn, grow and move. A role in Retail Leadership means the chance to apply and build your skills in new ways, tackling work unique to a business with a footprint like ours. If you’re keen to take the next step in your career here, now’s the time!

Love helping to deliver great shopping experiences? We’re on the lookout for a specialist to manage stock, inventory, merchandising and markdown routines across multiple departments to maximise availability for our customers.

About Coles Local

Coles Local is a new concept in the Coles fleet – we’re for the love of food!  With several Coles Local’s across Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane and Perth.  We’ll bring something new to shopping and inspire our customers with beautiful produce matched with a sense of community. Coles Local stores have become an amazing destination for Aussie grown fresh produce and great quality Australian products – many of them local favourites!

About the role

Reporting to the Operations Trade Manager, you’ll be responsible for supporting and completing availability routines, markdown routines and invoicing for both direct and third-party suppliers.

Being an Inventory Specialist, you’ll coach, develop, and inspire team members to ensure they use best practices for stock and inventory. You’ll take pride in contributing the running of a store with is exceptionally presented, welcoming and engaging for our customers, team members and local community.

About you and your skills

  • A previous understanding of Coles inventory or markdown processes, with training available for those who want to learn

  • Direct/indirect leadership experience, as you’ll need to coach and develop others on best practices

  • To maintain excellent standards, ensuring accuracy of inventory and receipting routines

  • Flexibility to adapt roster to where coaching needs to take place in store

  • Ability to plan and execute an inventory process to improve availability for customers

  • Ability to work with multiple stakeholders across Coles Local store to improve markdown, merchandising and availability processes

If this role sounds like the opportunity you’ve been waiting for, start by having a chat with your line manager (you’ll need their endorsement). From there, it’s easy —just submit your application!

If it’s not for you, but sounds like one for someone you know, share it with them, and you may be eligible for a $1,500 referral bonus.

Job ID: 81400

Employment Type: Full time


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