Merchandise Assistant 2WD McLeod Accessories - Northgate

Northgate QLD, Australia

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  • Passionate and caring team with a customer-centric culture
  • Winner of the 2021 AFR BOSS Best places to work award

About Us

McLeod Accessories is Australia’s oldest and largest motorcycles accessories wholesaler. We’ve been operating for almost 60 years and have exclusive distribution rights to some of the biggest names in the business, like Shoei, Dririder, Fly and Dainese.

  • We offer more motorcycle Dealers the leading brands Australian’s want to ride in
  • Developed our own brands like Dririder and M2R which keep riders safe used around the world
  • B2B specialist business supporting motorcycle dealers as well as our own retail outlet, AMX

McLeod Accessories is a business within Genuine Parts Company (GPC), the world’s largest distributor of automotive aftermarket parts. Other brands under this banner include Repco and NAPA Auto Parts.

The Role: 

Reporting to the National Business Development Manager, the Merchandise Assistant will support the Category Team in the growth and profitability of a specific category, whilst having a strong focus on marketing activities, administrative processes, and data analytics. 

Duties include: 

  • Support all members of the category team
  • Assist with loading of images and catalogue layouts
  • General marketing support
  • Administer processes relating to the category
  • Manage product data related activities including vendor cost changes, clearance excess reporting, product data and pricing maintenance
  • Assist with retail and trade promotional builds and ensure deadlines are met
  • Assist with event and promotional planning
  • Data base management
  • Compile weekly reporting 

About You:  

  • Previous marketing administration experience
  • Familiar with marketing principles or exposure to retail/trade marketing
  • High level excel skills
  • Retail experience desirable
  • Strong organisational skills and able to juggle a number of constantly changing priorities
  • Good attention to detail
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Able to work effectively without close supervision, with a flexible approach
  • Studies in marketing/merchandise an advantage

Looking after you

  • A structured, supportive and committed team environment
  • Staff discounts across the GPC Asia Pacific group of Companies
  • Employee Assistance program
  • Opportunities for career growth
  • Ongoing training and career development

Apply Now

To make an application, please click the 'Apply Now' button below. Please note only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

GPC Asia Pacific is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Type: Permanent Full-Time

Category: Retail and Consumer Products

Salary: #1 Best place to work AU/NZ Retail – AFR 2021

Reference ID: AU2217MS001421

Date Posted: 19/11/2021