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Buying Co-ordinator

Date: 03-Apr-2021

Location: Macquarie Park

Company: Metcash

Metcash | Australia’s leading wholesale distribution and marketing company


 At Metcash Food, we’re the power behind local business, proudly supplying over 1600 independently owned stores in every corner of Australia and New Zealand. With a range of trusted independent brands like IGA, Foodland and Campbells/C-Store, our stores sit at the heart of their communities, providing locals with the products and homegrown produce they love most.


What you’ll do
•    Provide key information and administrative support to the Buying Manager to support the growth of their category 
•    Provide analysis on category segment, promotions, brand and SKU performance, trends and insights that will assist the Buying Manager to better manage the category range, pricing and promotions 
•    Generate reports for supplier communication and promotional verification
•    Develop and maintain internal and external relationships 
•    Ensure processes are in place and analysis is provided on potential deletions and new product development performance 


What you'll bring:
•    Excellent analytical and Excel skills 
•    Strong interpersonal and stakeholder skills 
•    Strong attention to detail and organisation skills 
•    Enthusiasm, can do attitude and willing to learn new skills 
•    A background in retail and FMCG buying team is highly recommended


What we can offer you 

•    We’re BIG on flexible working
•    An extra week of annual leave each year after 12 months of service
•    Training and Development


At Metcash, we’re the power behind an independent Australia. For almost 100 years we’ve been proudly supporting local, family-owned businesses – sticking up for the little guys and helping them become the best stores in town. Today we’re Australia and New Zealand’s leading independent retail partner and wholesaler in the food, liquor and hardware sectors. And while we may be large, we’ll always be locals at heart. 


So, roll up your sleeves and bring your best self to work, and we’ll give you the support you need to develop a rewarding career and make your mark on the future of retail.


Make your Mark!
Metcash is the power behind Australia’s most successful independent retail brands