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Senior Trading Manager (Buyer)

Date: 04-Feb-2021

Location: Macquarie Park, AUSTRALIA

Company: Metcash

Metcash | Australia’s leading wholesale distribution and marketing company


Our Category Management & Merchandising Team are the industry experts giving independent retailers a fighting chance. Every day, they turn strategic insights and industry know-how into new opportunities for our retail partners – and their customers too. As Trading Manager, you’ll play a critical role in driving Metcash’s retail strategy nationally. Our aim is to be the market leader!


What you’ll do
•    Develop and deliver category range, pricing and promotional plans that are aligned to the strategic priorities of each channel
•    Negotiate the best commercial outcome for Customers, Retailers and Metcash
•    Ensuring an unbeatable value proposition and promotional schedule to service our retailers


What you’ll bring
•    You have a background as a Buyer or as a National Business Manager preferable within Food
•    A strategic mind set and strong negotiation skills
•    Tenacity and ability to get things done. No stone is left unturned!
•    Customer focus and collaborative, you can influence in an internal matrix structure and with external stakeholders

What We Can Offer You
•    Opportunity to grow a key strategic category nationally and make it a market leader
•    Career path with opportunities across the business


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