State Merchandise & Marketing Manager

Retailworld Resourcing

An exciting opportunity has become available for an experienced & passionate Executive for a leading retail group based in Adelaide. Apply now!

  • Established company with 1600+ sites
  • Fast paced and innovative industry
  • Dynamic and collaborative work environment

The Company:
Our client is a leading wholesale distribution and marketing company. They are well recognized for their distribution of groceries, fresh produce and other FMCG categories to 1600+ independently owned retailers. They have over 100+ years of history in their industry and proudly support stores in the heart of the local community which in turn supports the local economy.

We are looking for an experienced Senior Buyer & Merchandise Manager to lead a team of 10+ Buyers, Brand Managers, and Fresh Specialists out of their Adelaide State Office. Reporting into the State General Manager, you will be responsible for achieving sales revenue for your division; maximizing profitability; building and maintaining retailer and supplier relationships; implement strategic initiatives, and leading and developing your team via effective and inspiring direction and communication.

NOTE: This is a relocation role and the successful candidate will need to be based in Adelaide.

The Role:
● Build internal and external relationships
● Exceed revenue budgets and maximise gross profit
● Drive short term and long term growth strategies
●Work collaboratively with various stakeholders
● Develop, negotiate and manage promotional activity
● Close monitoring of competitor activity in the state

Your Experience:
● 3 + years experience
● Essential FMCG, wholesale, or high volume industry experience
● Effective communicator
● Strong networking ability
● Proven success in executing strategy
● Energetic and open-minded What we can offer:
● Salary starting from $170k+super
● 5 weeks annual leave
● Structured and progressive company
● Collaborative and extensive support network
● A great team environment that is supportive and friendly

NOTE: This is a relocation role and the successful candidate will need to be based in Adelaide.

If this sounds like the perfect opportunity, please click on Apply Now! Alternatively, for any questions or a confidential conversation, please call Adi on (07) 32143902 For more opportunities visit: http://rwr.net.au/hot-jobs