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,
Support Centre

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


RECENT POSITIONS:

Location Job Type Position Category Details
Sydney Metro Full Time Store Manager Store Manager Job Details

Job no: store-manager-sydney

Location: Sydney Metro

Job Type: Full Time

Category: Store Manager

Application Closes:

Description:

COME & LEAD OUR BESTIE TEAM!

This is an exciting role for those looking to make their mark. It is a key opportunity to demonstrate your success in building high performing teams, share your enjoyment in customer interactions and creating an environment in which our team wants to work and our customer wants to shop.

The successful manager will have demonstrated results in:

•             Building a customer-first culture

•             Promoting and leading a sales team

•             Managing financials of a large store successfully

•             Developing, building and maintaining a highly motivated and engaged team

•             Bringing our company to life every day

We currently have opportunities across Sydney.

We want a leader that will create a Bestie environment that cares about the customer and team while providing a high standard of visual merchandising.

If you are in to driving sales and you want to provide a cool culture and develop your people please get in touch. We see this as a key stepping stone to future high profile opportunities.

A bit about us…..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.

If this ticks all your boxes then what are you waiting for apply now.

APPLY FOR THIS JOB

South Eastern Suburbs, Victoria Full Time Assistant Manager Assistant Manager Job Details

Job no: Assistant Manager - South Eastern Suburbs Melbourne

Location: South Eastern Suburbs, Victoria

Job Type: Full Time

Category: Assistant Manager

Application Closes:

Description:

COME & LEAD OUR BESTIE TEAM!

This is an exciting role for those looking to make their mark. It is a key opportunity to demonstrate your success in building high performing teams, share your enjoyment in customer interactions and creating an environment in which our team wants to work and our customer wants to shop.

The successful manager will have demonstrated results in:

  • Building a customer-first culture
  • Promoting and leading a sales team
  • Managing financials of a large store successfully
  • Developing, building and maintaining a highly motivated and engaged team
  • Bringing our company to life every day

We want a leader that will create a Bestie environment that cares about the customer and team while providing a high standard of visual merchandising.

If you are in to driving sales and you want to provide a cool culture and develop your people please get in touch. We see this as a key stepping stone to future high profile opportunities.

A bit about us…..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.

If this ticks all your boxes then what are you waiting for apply now.

 
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Support Centre - Leichardt Full Time Merchandise Allocator Merchandise Job Details

Job no: support centre - merchandise allocator

Location: Support Centre - Leichardt

Job Type: Full Time

Category: Merchandise

Application Closes:

Description:

The position:

We are currently recruiting for an outstanding Merchandise Allocator to join our Retail Planning team based in the Support Centre in Leichhardt, Sydney.
Here at Best and Less our Allocators play an important role in delivering the shopping experience for our customers by ensuring the availability of our ranges in stores satisfy customer demand.
Through providing analysis on stock positions and helping shape inventory strategy, the allocator role gives you a great platform to begin your career in Retail Planning.
 
What the role entails:
As an Allocator reporting to the Merchandise Planner you will:
Perform stock allocations to stores for our new styles to ensure the right stores, get the rights products at the right time in the right quantities.
Complete sales and stock analysis to create stock replenishment plans for our stores.
Track our stock deliveries from our supply base across the world and the flow through our distribution network.
Performing store visits to investigate stock opportunities and risks.
Attend weekly trade meetings with the team to formulate stock strategies to drive the performance of your department.
Assist the Merchandise Planner with analysis and key learnings for the season that will shape next year's product and stock strategies.
 
About you:
We are looking for people who;
Are achievement oriented with a strong work ethic.
Have a desire to work in retail and a fast paced changing working environment.
Are strong team players with good communication skills.
Enjoy working with numbers and are able to use this to make commercial decisions to drive sales and profit.
Have excellent attention to detail.
Are proficient in Excel.
Have previous experience as an Allocator, which would be advantageous but not essential.
 
About us:
We will provide a fun, inspiring and dynamic environment where with our support, training and career development, we will give you the opportunity to grow your career within fashion retail. 
 
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Support Centre - Leichardt Full Time Assistant Buyer Buying Job Details

Job no: support centre - assistant buyer

Location: Support Centre - Leichardt

Job Type: Full Time

Category: Buying

Application Closes:

Description:

 The position:

We are currently recruiting for an outstanding Assistant Buyer to join our team based in the Support Centre in Leichhardt, Sydney.
 
This role will work with the Buyer to ensure all aspects of the buying cycle and critical paths are met. This will include analysis of business and opportunities, managing fit sessions, comp shop analysis, story board management, preparing tech packs, weekly reporting and other administrative tasks.
You will have proven experience working in a similar role within the retail industry, have a passion for product that is balanced with commercial acumen, have excellent communication skills, be able to manage tight deadlines and will also want to contribute to a team in order to grow your portfolio.
 
Who we are:
Best & Less has a vision to make it easy for Australian families to look and feel their best at great value prices! 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.
We are looking for people who are 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.
 
About us:
We will provide a fun, inspiring and dynamic environment where with our support, training and career development, we will give you the opportunity to grow your career within fashion retail. 
We also offer a competitive remuneration package, including employee discount across the Pepkor brands.
This is an exciting time to join our business and make a real difference!
 
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Support Centre - Leichhardt Full Time Merchandise Planner Merchandise Job Details

Job no: support centre - merchandise planner

Location: Support Centre - Leichhardt

Job Type: Full Time

Category: Merchandise

Application Closes:

Description:

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 as Merchandise Planner, your role has total accountability, in conjunction with the buyer, for a category. 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 Merchandise 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.
 
Best & Less has a vision to make it easy for Australian families to look and feel their best at great value prices. 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.
The South East Asia group comprises of; Best & Less, Harris Scarfe, MOZI, Postie and Store & Order.
This is an exciting time to join our business and make a real difference!
 
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Grafton Full Time Store Manager Store Manager Job Details

Job no: store-manager-grafton

Location: Grafton

Job Type: Full Time

Category: Store Manager

Application Closes:

Description:

COME & LEAD OUR BESTIE TEAM!

This is an exciting role for those looking to make their mark. It is a key opportunity to demonstrate your success in building high performing teams, share your enjoyment in customer interactions and creating an environment in which our team wants to work and our customer wants to shop.

The successful manager will have demonstrated results in:

•             Building a customer-first culture

•             Promoting and leading a sales team

•             Managing financials of a large store successfully

•             Developing, building and maintaining a highly motivated and engaged team

•             Bringing our company to life every day

We want a leader that will create a Bestie environment that cares about the customer and team while providing a high standard of visual merchandising.

If you are in to driving sales and you want to provide a cool culture and develop your people please get in touch. We see this as a key stepping stone to future high profile opportunities.

A bit about us…..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.

If this ticks all your boxes then what are you waiting for apply now.

APPLY FOR THIS JOB

Tweed Heads (Northern NSW) Full Time Assistant Store Manager Assistant Store Manager Job Details

Job no: assistant-store-manager-tweed-heads

Location: Tweed Heads (Northern NSW)

Job Type: Full Time

Category: Assistant Store Manager

Application Closes:

Description:

COME & LEAD OUR BESTIE TEAM!

This is an exciting role for those looking to make their mark. It is a key opportunity to demonstrate your success in building high performing teams, share your enjoyment in customer interactions and creating an environment in which our team wants to work and our customer wants to shop.

The successful manager will have demonstrated results in:

•             Building a customer-first culture

•             Promoting and leading a sales team

•             Managing financials of a large store successfully

•             Developing, building and maintaining a highly motivated and engaged team

•             Bringing our company to life every day

We want a leader that will create a Bestie environment that cares about the customer and team while providing a high standard of visual merchandising.

If you are in to driving sales and you want to provide a cool culture and develop your people please get in touch. We see this as a key stepping stone to future high profile opportunities.

A bit about us…..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.

If this ticks all your boxes then what are you waiting for apply now.

APPLY FOR THIS JOB

Cairns Full Time Team Member Team Member Job Details

Job no: team-member-cairns

Location: Cairns

Job Type: Full Time

Category: Team Member

Application Closes:

Description:

COME & JOIN OUR BESTIE TEAM!

We are on the hunt for energetic & down to earth team members to join our Cairns teams! We are looking to fill full-time & part-time roles, requiring availability to work on weekends if required.

Having a keen interest in developing your career and potentially taking on Management training in the future would be ideal.

This role is hands on, customer focused & would suit someone with an eye for detail. Experience isn’t a deal-breaker as we have a team of excellent Besties ready to assist in training you (trust us, we picked them ourselves).

All we ask for in return is your drive to succeed and your willingness to give our customers the kind of experience that will make them come back again and again.

If this role sounds like something you would proudly own, we'd love to hear from you!

Here's a little about us:…..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.

Alright, so what's next?o:p>

If this ticks all your boxes then what are you waiting for apply now.

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