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  • Pricing Administrator

  • Business: Wickes
  • Sector: Category, Pricing & Product
  • Location: Watford, Hertfordshire
  • Salary: Competitive + Benefits
  • Hours of work: Mon - Fri 9-5
  • Position type: Permanent
  • Job type: Full Time
  • Date posted: 08-Aug-2018
  • Job reference: 17049

Job Description

Wickes is more than just the nation’s favourite DIY store. We’re part of the Travis Perkins Group, one of the UK’s top employers.  That’s why the first thing you’ll notice at Wickes is the way everyone pulls together. It’s a place where we’ll ask for your ideas, listen to your opinions and value the contributions you make. Chances are you’ve never experienced anything quite like our culture.  

All our colleagues come from different backgrounds, but what we all have in common is a determination to succeed and a passion for being the best we can be.  If that sounds like you, we’ll make you feel right at home.

The Role

We have a fantastic opportunity for anyone interested in a career in administration within our buying team.  Joining our teams as a Pricing administrator you will be a valued part of the Commercial Department. This role is primarily a data entry role, within the role your main responsibilities we be to:

  • See your product through its journey from its original source, anywhere in the world, right through to it being put onto the shelves in one of our stores

  • Maintain and update records within various management information systems

  • Update the system with products discounts/support on a regular basis

  • Assist Pricing Manager with general queries relating to pricing

  • Day to day responsibilities including liaison with commercial teams, creating information to ensure our products are correctly input into the system

  • Working across various different systems within the role so it important for you to be detail oriented

  • Dealing with sensitive nature on a day to day basis

  • You will have to work to tight deadlines

  • From day one you can expect to be trusted with real responsibility, as this role is vital within our business.

  • Provide administrative support to ensure all pricing requirements are met within set SLA`s

  • Responsible for the conversion and uploading of price changes

What we are looking for

As a part of a hard working, dedicated team you will need the confidence to build relationships, be prepared to work at pace, hold your own under pressure and most of all not be afraid to get stuck in. We are also looking for:

  • Extensive administration experience

  • Excellent customer service, communication and interpersonal skills

  • Highly organised, methodical and has high attention to detail

  • Able to work under pressure to tight deadlines

  • Self-motivated and able to problem solve

  • Highly proficient in IT systems - MS Applications

  • Ability to understand and write technical documentation

What we can offer you?

Wickes provides own-brand home improvement products and is committed to strengthening its position as the destination DIY and Home Improvement store for DIYers and Tradespeople. No wonder they have been voted “Britain’s Favourite DIY Store” and continue to grow their Business.

Wickes are part of the Travis Perkins Group, the UK’s largest supplier of building materials with over 20 different brands and over 28,000 employees we are able to offer long and varied career opportunities. We are committed to investing in your development and enabling you to fulfil your future career aspirations

Wickes also offer flexible working to all employees within the support centre, and have a bus shuttle service which runs to and from watford junction station.

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