Merchandise Allocator

Job Description

Munro Footwear Group (MFG) is Australia's leading retailer and wholesaler of fashion footwear, owning and operating some of Australia's most iconic brands. Our impressive portfolio includes Midas, Mollini, Mountfords, Wanted, Williams, Mathers as well as Australia's most popular online footwear retailer, Styletread! Proudly Australian owned, we continue to lead the footwear industry through our rapid growth and expansion.

About your Next Role

Due to our significant growth, an exciting full time, 6 month contract role has become available for an experienced analytical and pro-active Merchandise Allocator to join our collaborative and dynamic team located at our Support OfficeReporting to the Merchandise Planner, and working across the Williams brand, you will be responsible for the planning, replenishment and allocation of men's footwear and Back to School for Williams and Mathers stores across Australia; ensuring we have the right stock, in the right store, at the right time for our customers.

About the role:

  • Contribute to the achievement of the department's sales targets
  • Facilitate the allocation & replenishment of merchandise by SKU
  • Coordinate inter-store transfers of merchandise
  • Analyse product flow & sales trends to accurately forecast future product needs
  • Ensure data integrity in data systems
  • Ensure stores are at the forefront of all activity in relation to merchandising & stock allocation processes
  • Assist the Planner in the pre-season planning process & grid quantifications using quantitative & qualitative information

COVID-19 Candidate Update: To ensure the health and safety of our teams and customers, we have implemented a range of new health and safety measures instore including protective equipment, signage and social distancing protocols. Where possible we will conduct our interview processes over phone or via digital channels, and, where a face-to-face interview is required, we will strictly adhere to social distancing requirements.

To be successful you will have:

  • Tertiary qualifications in Fashion, Business or similar is an advantage
  • Previous allocation experience in a fast paced retail environment preferred
  • Sound knowledge of footwear & fashion distribution & supply principles
  • Intermediate to advance knowledge of Microsoft Excel
  • Excellent communication and analytical skills
  • High level of attention to detail 

If you have a passion for retail buying, a flair for numbers, an analytical mind with excellent attention to detail and the ability to adapt quickly to changing priorities this is the perfect role to grow your career!

Benefits and Culture

We offer a friendly, welcoming team environment where continued support, training and generous employee benefits including discount across all brands and subsidised personal training sessions are provided. As a privately owned company we thrive on building great relationships with our team and our customers. We work to make things happen and when a job is done, big or small we celebrate!  

This is an exciting opportunity to join Munro Footwear Group as we continue to grow! If this sounds like you then join us by applying now!