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Assistant Manager, Trading Terms (12 month contract)

Date: 24-Apr-2021

Location: Macquarie Park, AUSTRALIA

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.


We have an exciting opportunity to join the Partnerships Business team on a 12 month contract. We see this a great opportunity for a Finance or Statistics graduate with strong numerical ability. Utilising your skills in data analysis you will help us build a game plan to negotiate Metcash Food Trading Terms with a defined group of merchandise suppliers, leveraging Metcash’s scale to deliver exceptional commercial outcomes for our business, enabling future growth strategies for the independent network, and ensuring compliance with the Grocery Code of Conduct as signed by Metcash.

What you'll do
•    Through data analysis of Trading Terms and activity with our Supply Partners to drive sales growth and incremental supplier investment
•    Engage with nominated vendors and support trading teams with negotiations
•    Ensure new terms are Grocery Code of Conduct compliant
•    Identify and implement ways of simplifying internal processes

What you’ll bring
•   Tertiary qualifications in Statistics and/ or Finance
•    nowledge of the Australian Grocery Industry
•   Commercial acumen and dispute resolution skills
•   An ability to work to tight deadlines  
•   Contract Management experience 

What we can offer you 
•    We’re BIG on flexible working
•    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