Trainee Buyers Assistant Job at Spendless Shoes in Adelaide CBD SA

Job Description

Large national retail company

Based in Gillman, South Australia

Full time, Monday – Friday

Great team culture

Amazing career development

This is an exciting opportunity for a driven and dedicated person to who wants to develop their career in Retail, and join a fast-growing and innovative company in our National Support Centre, based here in Adelaide.


For the past 30 years, millions of happy Australians have chosen Spendless Shoes as their preferred footwear retailer.

With over 200 convenient stores, 1,000 amazing team members, and a huge range of styles to suit every member of the family, it’s no wonder they call us ‘The World’s Friendliest Shoe People’.


We’re looking for a positive and motivated Buyers Assistant to join our Buying Team! Someone who has exceptional attention to detail, strong administration skills & who can manage multiple tasks at the same time. Your goal is to support the Head of Merchandise in delivering a shoe range which excites our customers, through ensuring we have the right stock, in the right stores, at the right time.

You will have previous retail experience, ideally in footwear, must be good with numbers and be able to utilise strong administration skills to raise orders and complete various administration tasks to support in delivering the range to stores.

There will be opportunities to take on various responsibilities and to develop your skills. You will work closely with the Head of Merchandise who will coach you to grow your knowledge and abilities.


The successful candidate will be a person who displays the following skills and attributes:

Proven administration skills

An ability to analyse data and have strong financial acumen, you need to be good with numbers

Strong problem solving skills

Personal leadership and able to self-manage

Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Experience in Excel, Word and PowerPoint

Strong relationship building skills

Previous retail experience

Effective teamwork, communication and time management skills

Enjoys a fast paced environment and can stay calm under pressure

Has a passion for fashion footwear, retail and buying

Is dedicated, motivated and friendly!

Previous experience in a buying office environment is preferred.


In addition to an attractive salary package we offer the:
Ability to further your career with a National Retailer

Great product discounts after qualifying period

Vibrant and open office environment

A professional team-orientated culture

We are looking for an effective and conscientious team player who takes pride and ownership in their work, representing Spendless at all times. Working collaboratively and autonomously to deliver the best outcome possible for our customers is essential in this role.

Spendless Shoes is looking for a person who shares their passion, drive, vision for sales growth and unwavering desire to achieve customer service excellence.


Please ensure you include a cover letter as to why Spendless is a brand for which you would be proud to work, and how your interests align with Spendless.

If you are ready for the next step in your career and want to become a member of a successful and growing company that genuinely values and rewards its people, we encourage you to apply.

Confidentiality Assured.

About Company

Company: Spendless Shoes

Company Location:  Adelaide CBD SA

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