Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Competitive plus benefits
11 Apr 2018
09 May 2018
Job Type

The Role

As an Allocator you will be helping the team ensure that the right product is in the right store at the right time. Allocators are critical to our success, providing the link between Merchandising, Distribution Centres and our Stores.

Allocators have strong analytical and numerical skills and relentless attention to detail. You enjoy working to time scales and meeting deadlines, and demonstrate the ability to work on your own initiative. You will be ambitious, determined and looking to progress into a retail merchandising career.

You will

  • Allocate stock to stores based on weekly figures to enable stores to achieve their sales targets
  • Input stock requirements accurately using our Mercatus system, allowing it to be picked and shipped
  • Manage stock quantities to ensure stores are able to present stock to the visual standards expected
  • Support the Junior Branch Merchandisers by monitoring store inventory levels
  • Use reporting systems to create Store Performance Reports for the Area Managers and Stores
  • Assist with Inter Store Transfers, recalls and stock building for new stores
  • Monitored best and worst sellers within stores, reporting on these and completing the necessary actions
  • Manage and prioritise all communications from store managers, retail operations and area managers by both email & telephone

You are

  • Someone from a retail background looking to build a career within a Merchandising setting
  • Naturally analytical with excellent numerical skills
  • Able to multi-task and identify priorities, and take personal responsibility to deliver upon them
  • A strong communicator, written and verbal
  • Appreciative of the importance of the critical path
  • Willing to learn new skills and implement them quickly
  • Enthusiastic and confident with the ability to interact well with people at all levels
  • Someone who thrives in a fast-paced, high-pressure environment
  • Adept at picking up new systems, with excellent IT skills including Microsoft Excel
  • A real team player

Working for Superdry has never been so rewarding…..

What we offer

  • Everyone receives a generous salary, pension contributions, life assurance and 25 days holiday
  • One of a kind Founder Share Plan, plus other great Share Scheme initiatives
  • Unrivalled range of Learning & Development programmes
  • Amazing staff discount, 50% online and in store, plus an on-site staff shop and subsidised Starbucks Cafe
  • A range of team and social events (we even had a catwalk show in a castle!)
  • Discounted gym membership, cycle to work scheme, wellbeing services and much, much more