About the role
We have an exciting opportunity for a Range Manager to join our Head Office team at Booker Retail Partners in Harefield.
Reporting to the Head of Range, you will manage the range strategy process and delivery of the range calendar in consultation with suppliers, retailers and buyers to deliver the best consumer offer for the brand. The Range team work cross functionally to deliver support to a wide part of the business.
Micro space planning
Work with Head of Range to develop and implement the Range review calendar
Develop relationships with Buyers, Retail team, Supply Chain, Retailers and Customers to inform range and space decisions
Influence Store Development team to ensure macro allocation is relevant to consumer behaviour and store layout performance and identify opportunities for improvement
Keep up to date with the competition and new developments to inform the Category plan so that the range remains relevant
Analyse data and consumer insight to determine product space allocation and location
Develop and implement best practice range and space management policies, processes, procedures and guidelines
Build planograms that are simple to implement in store and will excite the customer and drive sales
You will need
A degree or equivalent
Experience of range or merchandising in a head office environment, ideally within FMCG or Retail.
Strong communication and influencing skills
Analytical approach as you'll be working extensively with product data
Excel skills including pivot tables and vlookups
Experience of space planning software for example Spaceman or JDA or similar would be highly desired
Whats in it for you
At Booker Group we offer excellent benefits that help make our business a great place to work. These include but aren’t limited to;
A great holiday package
Life Assurance Scheme
Save As You Earn Scheme
Give As You Earn Scheme
Free eye tests and subsidised eye care
A commitment to your career development
Discounted shopping in both Tesco and Booker stores
Deals & Discounts through Tesco including Tesco Mobile and Tesco Bank
Deals & Discounts through many other external businesses
Free on-site parking
Be part of something special. Join our team at Booker.
Booker is the UK's leading food & drink wholesaler. We are privileged to serve independent retailers, caterers and small businesses, from locations across the country.
Booker Group comprises of Booker Wholesale, Makro, Booker Direct, Classic Drinks, Ritter Courivaud and Chef Direct. Our customers include Premier, Family Shopper, Budgens and Londis retailers and we have one shared aim - improving choice, price and service for all our customers.
Our business is incredibly diverse, so it takes a wide range of skills to deliver the exceptional service our customers require.
Wherever you join us, you’ll be part of an organisation that will help your career to keep moving forward.
*Booker Group is part of Tesco plc, however is operated separately from the core Tesco business and as such the benefits offered will be different from those offered at Tesco*