Allocator - Store Stock Planning

Hours: 36

Salary: Competitive

Location: 6 Trident Place, Mosquito Way, Hatfield AL10 9SN

United Kingdom

Apply by: 24/06/2019

Allocator - Store Stock Planning

6 Trident Place, Mosquito Way, Hatfield AL10 9SN

About the role

In this role you will manage effective and accurate allocations & replenishment of stock across all Channels & Markets, providing the required stock levels in stores, in order to achieve targeted sales – in line with the Merchandising team plans.

Should you be successful in your application, your offer will be subject to and conditional upon you providing your bank account details before your agreed start date

You will be responsible for

  • Analyze the performance of lines, to provide accurate information, for the purposes of allocation and business planning.
  • As a key player within the team, build relationships with Branch Merchandising to identify and drive commercial opportunities, to support owned product areas.
  • Manage the throughput of stock from allocation to replenishment, using and maintaining all available tools.
  • Demonstrate and maintain competence in all technical area’s relevant to the role.
  • Produce department analysis for the Store Stock Planning Assistant Merchandisers.
  • Allocate to new Store Openings and Refits, monitoring package builds.
  • Maintain successful meetings with Merchandising by promoting distribution strategies and improving communication.
  • Maintain all data & the distribution of Reports and understand the importance of accurate, organized & timely filing.
  • Visit stores to gain a better understanding of the impact of allocations/replenishment and store stock profiles.
  • Analysis of Weekly Sales information, including ROS analysis, Best-sellers, Cover Sheets and decide with the Senior Allocator & Merchandising on next step actions to be taken for priority Stores & Lines.

You will need

Operational skills relevant for this job:

  • Technical skills demonstrated in the use of computer systems
  • A good working knowledge of Excel and Microsoft Office tools

Experience relevant for this job:

  • Interest in and excited by fashion
  • Numerical and logical with commercial acumen
  • Able to be self-motivated and work under management
  • Fits in with the wider team and can demonstrate a willingness to drive your own career

What’s in it for you

We offer excellent benefits that help make Tesco a great place to work.  These include but aren’t limited to:

  • An annual bonus scheme which you can achieve up to 3.5% of base salary
  • Colleague Clubcard (including a 2nd card for a family member) after 6 months service with 10% off most purchases at Tesco
  • Holiday starting at 20 days plus a personal day
  • A retirement savings plan - 4%-7.5% contribution rate
  • Life Assurance - 5 x contractual pay
  • Buy As You Earn Scheme
  • Save As You Earn Scheme
  • Deals & Discounts through Tesco including Tesco Mobile & Tesco Bank
  • Deals and Discounts through many other external businesses

About us

Our vision here at Tesco is to become every customer's favourite way to shop, whether they are at home, out shopping, on the move, anywhere in the world.

We want our customers to be inspired and whatever they are looking for, we’re finding bigger and better ways to provide it.

Everything is underpinned by our continuous drive for the best tools and technology to deliver our vision. We’re driving innovation and transforming our Technology to become the world’s leading retailer.

We need people who share our ambition to deliver for our customers; Passionate and confident people willing to take the initiative and drive us forwards. In return we offer excitement, a great team, an excellent benefit package, and significant career development opportunities.

Joining us means playing a part in defining; building and launching an ambitious roadmap of digital products that could affect the lives of millions of people over the years to come.

If that sounds exciting, then we'd love to hear from you!

Application process

Our office application process varies depending on the role and the level of experience needed.

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