RETAIL BUYING ASSOCIATE
thl are currently searching for a Retail Buying Associate to be our data champion and support the RV Super Centre’s (RVSC) Retail department by continually staying one step ahead of the market. As our ideal candidate, data analysis would be your first love. With the aim of providing in-depth insights as to the industry trends in the RV accessories market and assisting the Retail Manager in delivering sound long-term development strategies, your assistance in the growth of our Retail sector will become invaluable.
This is a Permanent, Full Time role.
- Proven experience as a retail analyst, category planner or similar role
- Multi-channel buying experience (including overseas direct product sourcing would be advantageous)
- Experience creating new business proposals and developing strategic retail plans
- Proficiency in MS Office and in particular Excel at an advanced level
- A tertiary qualification in a relevant field would be preferred
- Determine industry and consumer trends in RV accessories market
- Measure and explain performance of products / Categories / Departments
- Deliver competitive pricing and promotional activities
- Compile forecasts to enable our sale and product demand planning
- Understand our customer's needs to help identify, grow and strengthen new customer markets
The RV SuperCentre is part of thl - the largest provider of recreational vehicles across Australia, New Zealand and the USA. This comprises of vehicles for hire and for purchase. The RV SuperCentre dealership network offers a wide range of services to campervan, motorhome and caravan owners, with two dealerships in Auckland and Christchurch. Our Auckland RV Super Centre dealership boasts a large onsite Service and Repair Centre for all maintenance and refurbishments, and a large Retail Shop for all campervan consumables and accessories from leading brands.
So If you love being part of a team, looking for a challenge or a company that pushes personal and professional development and growth, then we want to hear from you! AND why not take the opportunity to experience a holiday in any of the vehicles in our extensive range through our great staff discount scheme!