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In Commercial Operations we pride ourselves on making a good impression, every time. After all, months of hard work goes into developing or finding products that meet our customer's needs, so that very first meeting between customer and product needs to go swimmingly.
In our team, cross functional working, accuracy and a keen eye for detail means we can ensure our products land in store at the right price, when they're needed. Join us in this Merchandise Systems Co-Ordinator role and you'll help us to maintain consistent and accurate pricing across multiple product categories. You'll work closely with our trading teams to ensure that the information requirements of the business are administered accurately, efficiently and safely.
This role would be an ideal starting point for a career in commercial retail and you'll play a crucial part in implementing global systems and projects vital to Merchandise Trading objectives, processes and operations. You'll deal with a wide range of stakeholders across our multi-channel, multi-brand business, so the ability to have frank conversations to secure the best outcome would be advantageous.
More about the role:
To provide working data to the Trading Teams to aid in the selection and ordering processes, Trading performance controls and reports for Business Owners
To maintain the integrity of data within our corporate mainframe system
To ensure that all product, cost pricing, promotional pricing and catalogue pricing information is consistently accurate on Argos systems, in order to deliver the timely production of the Catalogue, Internet activity, Call Centre's and all associated promotional activity across all selling channels
To ensure daily checks are administered on all selling channel pricing data and cost margin impact and to provide senior management reports for all exceptions to the rules
To ensure set up of all new Trading Suppliers within our corporate systems and secure the return of the Terms & Conditions of Trading Document from each Supplier
More about you:
You must be able to demonstrate good communication skills, experience of working within a team environment
You must be computer literate and possess excellent knowledge of Microsoft Office (including Word, Outlook and Excel) and the ability to use systems and databases
We are looking for someone with high level of ability to work under pressure, able to control high volume of workload and re-schedule at short notice
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 but aren't sure if you are 100% there yet… why not apply and see how it goes?
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 – www.argos.careers/diversityandinclusion