Senior Allocator

Recruiter
Laura Ashley
Location
Broadway
Salary
Competitive
Posted
09 Aug 2017
Closes
29 Aug 2017
Sector
Hair & Beauty
Contract Type
Permanent

Laura Ashley is a quintessentially English lifestyle brand founded on a rich design heritage and on the traditional values of quality and originality. We use prints and designs that evoke the alluring beauty of the English countryside, for the way you live today.

Laura Ashley has an international reputation for inspirational and distinctive Home products across a range of categories: Cabinet, Upholstery, Decorating and Accessories.

We are looking to recruit a Senior Allocator. However we are equally keen to hear from enthusiastic and talented Allocators looking for a new challenge. All applicants must have some proven merchandising experience, preferably gained within a High Street retailer. You will possess good numerical and analytical skills, demonstrate good commercial awareness and be able to plan, organise and problem solve. You will be proficient in Excel, Word and have good communication and team player skills. Excellent career progression is available for the successful candidate.

The position

You will join our dynamic Home team and you will be responsible for:

  • To oversee effective allocation in order to potentialise margin
  • Review store analysis and recommend action points
  • Manage warehouse stock effectively
  • Communicate regularly with suppliers to manage on time deliveries
  • Foster strong working relationships with immediate team and other internal business functions

What we offer

You will gain experience working for a universally recognised brand, and you will receive training delivered by experienced and skilled professionals. Laura Ashley prides itself on being a dynamic and friendly workplace which encourages growth of individuals through internal opportunities and promotions. We offer a 40% store discount, Private Healthcare and other benefits, as well as a subsidised canteen.

If you would like to apply for this vacancy please send your CV and a covering letter, stating your current salary and benefits package by clicking apply below. Please note that due to the volume of applications only successful candidates will be contacted.

NB: Please note applications from Recruitment agencies will NOT be accepted