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Trainee Assistant Merchandiser - Liverpool



26d ago

Applications are closed

  • Job
    Entry Level
  • Hospitality & Retail
  • Liverpool


  • To find the best people for our Merchandising teams, you should have the following....
  • Educated to graduate level, no matter what your degree, we would like to hear from you!
  • High, consistent attention to detail, always aiming to deliver good quality work to key deadlines
  • Experience within a retail environment would be beneficial.
  • Ability to effectively communicate at all levels across the business
  • Ability to build and maintain strong working relationships with customers and internal partners
  • Excellent presentation and organisational skills


  • As a Trainee Assistant Merchandiser, you'll support the Assistant Merchandisers in optimising the customer offer, sales, availability and profitability of designated product areas.
  • You will be working within the Product & Stock Placement teams to drive timely and accurate actions to effectively handle stock flow through the supply chain from product signoff to the end of the product life cycle.
  • By competently managing the stock systems, levers, processes and communications throughout the product life cycle, sounds challenging? You’ll be given all the training and development required to fulfil your career here at Matalan.


What is the work culture like at Matalan?

The work culture at Matalan is inclusive, encouraging all colleagues to bring their true selves to work. We champion equality for all and value lasting connections beyond work.

What opportunities are available for career growth and development at Matalan?

At Matalan, we provide opportunities for career growth and development. As a Trainee Assistant Merchandiser, you will have the chance to develop your skills and progress within the company.

How can I request adjustments during the recruitment process?

If you require any adjustments during our recruitment process, please don't hesitate to let us know. We want to give every candidate the opportunity to perform at their best.

What happens if a high volume of applications are received?

In the event that a high volume of suitable applications are received, the post may close prior to the specified closing date. We encourage interested candidates to apply as soon as possible.

Find Your Fit. Shape The Future.

Retail & Consumer Goods
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Mission & Purpose

From humble beginnings to disruptive innovations in the retail industry, when we say there’s no other retailer like Matalan, we really mean it! There’s an honesty and energy here that allows our people to shine, which our colleagues, customers and suppliers love. With over 200 stores in the UK, a growing online presence and over 15,000 employees, we’re a thriving, omnichannel value retailer that’s going places and delivering year on year growth. If you want to work for a company that’s passionate about its people, helps you to grow and be the best you can be, then you’ve come to the right place. We work together to support our customers, suppliers and each other, and we’re excited by the possibility of our people helping us to shape the future of retail. We make sure every voice is heard, nurture the ambitions of our people and invest in their future. Our amazing and diverse people make us who we are and our values are the driving force behind everything we do: Think Customer, Think Family, Be Real, Be the Best. Talent is quickly spotted and nurtured, and there are lots of opportunities to tailor make your own career and learn with us. Right now, Matalan is stepping in to a new age and embracing the changing face of retail. We have some exciting opportunities across the business in Retail and Logistics, as well as Ecommerce, Marketing, Technology and Product at our Head Office in Liverpool and our new Creative Hub in London.