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German Speaking Administrator - Non Food Buying - Wimbledon, South West London

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Job description

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a German-speaking Administrator to join our Non Food Buying team. This team is directly responsible for the success of all non-food products sold in Lidl stores throughout the UK and this is your chance to be a part of it! If you are passionate about products and retail, have a great eye for detail and the confidence to thrive in a fast-paced environment, this could be the perfect opportunity for you.

What will you do?
  • Responsible for market observation, product range analysis and product group comparisons
  • Involved in setting, monitoring and analysing retail prices of product ranges on a weekly basis
  • Product selection for future non-food promotions
  • Involved in the translation process of non-food product packaging and the advertising of non-food products
  • Liaising daily with various internal, external and international stakeholders


What will you need?
  • Fluency in both English and German is essential
  • A 2:1 degree in a business discipline is preferred but not essential
  • A passion for retail and products, as well as a deep interest in non-food market trends and consumerism generally
  • A naturally analytical mind-set, with plenty of common sense
  • Excellent attention to detail and the ability to spot mistakes
  • Self-motivated and able to work independently
  • A strong multi-tasker with excellent organisational skills and the ability to prioritise conflicting deadlines
  • Highly focused and accurate, with intermediate level Excel skills
  • An excellent communicator with the confidence and composure to deal with entrusted tasks
What do we offer?
  • £22,000 - £25,000 per annum (subject to experience)
  • An additional 10% of your annual salary as a non-contractual London Weighting benefit
  • 30 days holiday per annum (pro rata, including Bank Holidays)
  • A contributory pension scheme
  • 10% discount on all Lidl products, in all stores throughout the UK
  • Access to corporate discounts on a range of products and services (including holidays, home and garden products, leisure activities and more)
  • Initial training and on-going development from an experienced team member
  • Brilliant opportunities to take on more responsibility and long term career prospects

Further Information

Type of Job
Full UK/EU driving license preferred
Car Preferred
Must be eligible to work in the EU
Cover Letter Required