Commercial Assistant


Job Details


Liverpool Head Office

Contract Type


Working Pattern

Full Time


Depending on experience

Closing Date

30/05/2022 11:00

About the Role

We're looking for someone to join our Head office based Retail Operations Team as a Commercial Assistant.

As a Commercial Assistant you will assist the Retail Stock & Commercial Reporting Manager to analyse, report and provide options & recommendations across all retail commercial reporting.

With strong Excel skills this is a great opportunity to get involved in understanding our retail operation with an opportunity for you to develop further analytical skills and train on systems like Power Bi and SQL.

  • Support in reporting of commercial analysis for driving performance & informed decision making
  • Support in control of the retail cost budget
  • identify and act upon ways to improve own productivity and performance
  • Act as a point of contact for stores regarding RFID, FFS and Reporting queries
  • Liaise with relevant departments to advise of new or changes to existing policies and procedure 
  • Responsible for producing training timelines/processes and assist

About You

  • Strong Microsoft Excel skills
  • Analytical thinker with an interest in data analysis and reporting
  • Great attention to detail
  • Able to multi-task
  • Strong interpersonal skills

About Matalan

Founded in the early 1980s by John Hargreaves in Liverpool, Matalan is proud to serve its customers excellent quality at great value. With over 200 stores in the UK, a growing online presence and over 11,000 employees, working here is exciting, challenging, and above all fun! As part of the Matalan family, you can expect some great benefits and the opportunity to be part of our exciting vision - to become the UK’s most trusted value retailer. This is Retail Made Real. 

Matalan are committed to being an equal opportunities employer and encourage applications from all communities. 

We encourage you to inform us of any reasonable adjustments you might need to enable you to perform at your best throughout the application and interview. 

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