Merchandising Strategy Analyst - Leeds
About the Role
Here at Asda we are renowned for helping our customers save money and live better. Our merchandising team are at the heart of our business and make crucial ranging choices for our stores that provide our customers with compelling ranges that are deployed in the most cost effective way. We are currently looking for a Merchandising Strategy Analyst to join our Food team and assist us with developing our world class product layout in our stores and new formats.
In return, you will get the opportunity to work in our Merchandising Centre of Excellence that provides you with the tools and equipment to succeed in delivering the best ranges for our customers. You will be joining our award winning Merchandising team that is famous for putting the customer at the heart of our decision making and also given the opportunity to work with the latest systems & tools in Merchandising.
Your creativity will allow you to push the boundaries of merchandising and allow you to design the most compelling and cost effective design layouts for our famous Asda stores.
As a Merchandising Strategy Analyst you'll find yourself working in a high-energy environment. You will work on key projects important to Asda, analysing data to help design and build the right range for new formats serving our customers ensuring our merchandising range plans land right first time, every time. You will also need to incorporate our wider business strategy with your decision making for your range.
You will work closely with our buying, supply and development teams to build these strategies and land the merchandising briefs in store. Assisting us to maximise space and drive sales, you will adapt to learnings about seasonality, trends, and our customer insight to design new and exciting ways of working.
You'll be mad about data and have a natural ability to communicate insightful data using a variety of presentation techniques. You'll be a strong influencer, enjoy building strong working relationships and be able to demonstrate considerable business acumen and commercial thinking. We'd like you to have project lead experience with great attention to detail and clarity of thinking.
The days of full time, fixed hours, stuck in the office in business dress are long gone! We strive to provide our colleagues the flexibility they need to juggle their job with life outside work. An inclusive, diverse culture is important to us and where it's possible we will consider part time or job share applications.
A competitive salary comes with an excellent benefits package including colleague discount, company share save scheme, a competitive pension, company bonus and many additional rewards! Once you're here the development opportunities are as endless as your commitment to your self-development and we will support you every step of the way to help further your career.