Google Analytics Alternative

Career Opportunities: Category Assistant - Produce (205733)


Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Apply Now

Job Posted: 13/09/2017

Job Category:

Marketing / Category Management

Job description:


Category Assistant  - Produce | A Fresh New Direction


Ready for a challenge? Want to join a team in a dynamic operation? This is for you.


  • Norwest, Bella Vista Location - enjoy on site coffee shops, gym and Woolworth grocery store!

  • Work variety - the opportunity to work on multiple brands and sizeable projects - no two days in Produce are the same!

  • Flexible hours - start early, finish early!


About Us


At Woolworths, spreading the joy of food to our customers is the reason we do what we do. We live it, we breathe it.


Woolworths offers real opportunities for career development, for those who love food and putting a smile on a customer’s face.


So if you’re someone who leads by example and strives to be better every day, then we would love to hear from you.


The Category Assistant provides administration support to the relevant team and stream within Woolworths. The role supports and works with colleagues and internal stakeholders and also supports the  onboarding of new and existing suppliers. Functions of the role include;


  • Enter data and ensure accuracy in existing and new article set up

  • Manage process workflows

  • Develop professional working relationships with suppliers

  • Issuing onboarding files for Suppliers

  • Provide timely and efficient response time with suppliers and internal needs

  • Draft business award and deletion letters, and other communication as required

  • Effectively handle and close customer complaints

  • Assist and support wider team to deliver range reviews

  • Coordinate product for marketing photoshoots, instore set up

  • Work collaboratively with internal stakeholders to drive value and customer experience


Note that a role in Produce requires somebody who can be flexible in hours which may also include the occasional weekend. Potentially one day per week will be an early start however this is met with an early finish! For example you may start at 6am then finish at 3pm (we will take into account family circumstances).


About You


WOWpeople are great people. Whether we’re learning new things, seizing the initiative, or winning together our customers are at the heart of everything we do. If you’re the sort of individual who is looking for an opportunity to develop your career,  takes accountability and strives to always do the right thing personally, for the wider team, our communities, our customers, and our business then we ought to connect.


The successful candidate will demonstrate the following qualities, skills and experience:


  • Willingness to learn, collaborate with the wider team and adapt with changing conditions

  • Passion for personal development and the drive to go above and beyond

  • Strong commercial acumen and proficient with excel and google environment

  • Skilled in professional environments, interacting with internal and external customers/stakeholders

  • Proven experience to handle challenging and high volume output


We’re social! - connect with us at #WOWcareers through LinkedIn, Facebook, Instagram or via

If you have the energy, edge and ideas that will shape the future of our business for years to come then we want to hear from you!