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Merchandise Planner

Date: 10-Sep-2021

Location: Macquarie Park, AUSTRALIA

Company: Metcash

Provide analysis, insights and execution plans to deliver an effective Key Retail Program for Independent Brands Australia – this network includes a stable of strong national brands including, Cellarbrations, The Bottle-O, IGA Liquor, Duncans, Thirsty Camel, Big Bargain and Porters. The Program is to drive category growth, brand alignment and facilitate retailer execution.


What you’ll do:

  • Key Retail category management analysis
  • Implementation of category strategies via space and range management
  • Produce in-store category space management layouts
  • Deliver consumer, category and shopper insights
  • Assist in the development of all Key Retail content
  • Work with IBA category team and IBA business managers on delivering tailored Key Retail Programs for IBA brands


What you’ll bring:

  • Minimum 3 years liquor retail experience
  • Supplier or retailer category management experience
  • Category/Marketing qualifications (preferred)
  • Ability to analyse and provide accurate conclusions to support category decisions and strategies
  • Thorough understanding of retail insights & practices
  • Effective stakeholder management and excellent communication skills


What we can offer you:

  • 5 weeks annual leave
  • Training opportunities – your personal development is important to us
  • Multiple career opportunities and the opportunity to be part of our transformation journey


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!


Metcash | Australia’s leading wholesale distribution and marketing company