CAREERS AT BEST&LESS
Since 1965, Best&Less has grown from a single shop in Sydney to become a national multi-channel retailer. We now operate 200 stores in 8 states and territories, and employ over 4,300 people.
Remaining true to our founding values of high quality and low prices, we work hard to ensure that we make affordable fashion and quality basics available to everybody.
"I love being a Bestie! Having the chance to be a part of the growth of such an iconic brand "- Anita,
We’re proud of our products and prices, but we know that our magic is in our people and our culture. We are a group of people – affectionately known as Besties - bound by a passion for making fun and affordable fashion available for all Australians. We believe that, with ambition, energy and enthusiasm, together we can make anything happen.
If you love to love the place at which you work, are passionate about great service and want to make a difference, we would love to hear from you.
We value and nurture great talent, and have some innovative programmes to help build outstanding retail careers. From The Future Leaders Programme to a belief in promoting people from within, we are committed to helping our people shape their professions. We celebrate success with great enthusiasm, and have a variety of reward and recognition programmes.
No matter which area of the business you join, you’ll find there are plenty of opportunities to learn new skills and develop a rewarding career. And best of all, we will have fun along the way!
B&L has provided me with opportunity to grow and develop. Khytsse, Distribution Centre
You can strive to be your best and get rewarded for it here at B&L. Heath, Regional Manager
I enjoy the team and the positive fun environment, where everyone is busy and at the end of the day you feel you have helped so many and achieved so much. Leza, Maroochydore store
It is such an exciting environment to work in…innovation is contagious and change is embraced. Alyson, Support Centre
|Support Centre||Full Time||Merchandise Planner||Support Centre||Job Details
Location: Support Centre
Job Type: Full Time
Category: Support Centre
Best & Less has a vision to become the Australian apparel destination for the savvy family. We are part of the Pepkor Group which is a large international retail business, based in South Africa. The vision for the group is to rapidly expand in the South East Asia market through organic growth and acquisitions.
What this means for Best & Less is that we are entering a new period by offering an experience for our customers through; on trend product offer at a reasonable price, transforming the look and feel of our stores and delivering our customers a unique shopping experience.
In order to be a success in our business you will be achievement oriented, a champion in change initiatives and are a key participant in our team that will drive our business forward.
In return we offer a competitive remuneration package, supported career & development opportunities and recognition programs to inspire you along the way.
This is where you come in …
Working from our Support Centre in Leichhardt this role has total accountability, in conjunction with the buyer, for a portfolio. Your responsibilities will include; involvement in the development of seasonal merchandise strategy, OTB management, inventory management, coaching and mentoring of allocators and potentially trainee planners, analysis and recommendation for improvement of the portfolio and achieving financial targets as; gross profit, stock turn and sell through.
This role would also suit candidates with demonstrated experience as a Planner in the apparel fashion industry. In addition all candidates will possess strong time management, analytical skills, a drive for results mentality, great communication skills and intermediate to advanced Excel skills.
This is an exciting time to join our business and make a real difference!
We thank you for your application however will only be contacting our shortlisted candidates. No recruitment agencies will be used for this role.