Category Manager | Technology

Category: Retail - Buying

Location: Sydney

Work Type: Permanent / Full Time

  • Exciting fast paced categories
  • Dynamic work environment
  • Expanding business

An exciting opportunity has just become available for a Category Manager to work with a market leading retailer. Reporting into the Buying Manager you will be responsible for maximizing sales within your department through effective range planning & development and promotional activity through your vendors. Attention to detail will be needed to ensure all sales are maximized through clever assortment and ranging.

In this role you will be responsible for the following key areas:

  • Margin negotiating with vendors/brands
  • Generating purchase orders
  • Forecasting stock and delivery cycles to ensure there is enough cover of the core lines to maximize sales targets
  • Managing the day to day relationships with vendors 
  • Analysis of assortment through accurate sales and inventory reporting
  • Managing promotional activity/calendar 
  • Working collaboratively with other key internal and external stakeholders
In order to be considered for this role you will need to have the following attributes:
  • 3 + years experience as a buyer in a fast-paced retail environment - exposure to Technology products ideal
  • Demonstrate exceptional communication skills
  • Excellent attention to detail and data entry
  • Energetic and open-mined 
If this sounds like the next step in your career journey please click on the appropriate link below and submit your resume in Word format. Alternatively, for further details, please contact Rachel on 02 8001 1808.

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