Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • Sydney


What we're like

BIG W is one of Australia’s most loved brands and has been part of our families for over 40 years. At BIG W, we put our customer at the heart of everything we do across our network of 183 stores nationally. We sell exclusive BIG W brands that are simply great quality at low prices as well as feature leading international brands. Our customers can choose everything for their kids, home, themselves, for leisure and for their everyday life. Our team of over 18,000 members is located in Australia, Hong Kong and Bangladesh.

• Work alongside a market-leading Seaonsal team
• Great people leader and endless development opportunities
• Be part of one of Australia's most iconic brands

The role

Reporting into the Category Managerand based at our Support Office in Bella Vista, the Category Assistant is a critical role in Buying, supporting the team with wide range of buying administration and data activities. As part of the Seasonal team, your role will include:

• Create suppliers in the system and support buyers with supplier correspondence and relations
• Support the development and maintenance of the assortment plan & buy plan and the collection of new article information
• Build deep knowledge of category and provide operational support to Buyers when they are travelling or on leave

About You

You will come with prior experience as a Category/Buying Administration Assistant or similar role will be highly regarded.

•Proficient inMS Excel / Google Sheets & Previous SAP Experience or similar system is desirable.
• Accuracy and attention to detail.

• Problem solving skills - able to think ahead, mitigate risk and find solutions
• Stakeholder management - is able to positively engage with others

What's in it for you?

- An attractive remuneration package including base + super + bonus
- Opportunity to collaborate with some of the brightest and best minds in Australia both across BIG W and Woolworths

- Tech options - Woolworths is the largest employer of Google Apps in Australia, are early adopters of Agile and have BYOD options too

- An exciting career - as our business grows, so do the opportunities for our people

- Flexibility and work-life balance policies that will help you thrive

Some perks!

- Located in Bella Vista. We have great head office facilities including free parking, on-site gym, sports courts, cafeteria, a metro store and exciting activities throughout the week

- Team member discounts at all of Woolworths businesses

Sound like your next opportunity? Apply now or head along discover more!

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