Merchandise Analyst Cotton On Kids South Africa | Cotton On Group

You’re the supporter, the analyser and the team player. You obsess about delivering what the customer wants by reviewing trade results, analysing data and making recommendations to drive sales with a digital-first mindset and maximise gross profit.

• Support retail and vm to identify and act on trade opportunities, manage stock health and prevent dilution
• Collaborate with Supply Chain to optimise inventory and deliver efficient and effective service to stores and customers
• Regularly complete site visits, store visits and distribution to inspect stock on hand, share feedback, communicate messages and solve problems
• Manage the effective execution of promotional activities, share performance insights across all channels


• You’re a systems and process champion; you have high attention to detail and accuracy
• You love retail; you understand the landscape and know what it takes to succeed in a fast paced, high volume environment
• You are an analytical thinker and planning guru
• You’re fast, efficient and organised

We strive to empower our team to be the best they can, both at work and in their personal lives. Taking a whole-self approach, we enable our teams through mental, physical and wellness tools, resources & benefits.

• Own your development and accelerate your personal and professional growth through expert led development sessions and our award winning online learning platform YOU Learning.
• Try new experiences and develop your skills zig-zagging your career through our 7 brands and shared services functions
• Work hard, play hard; flexible working hours, experience our in-house café with delicious healthy meals, onsite osteopath and wellness centre, community ambassador trips with the Cotton On Foundation and 50% discount for COG’s 7 brands. Did we mention you can bring your dog to work?

ABOUT US From Australia to the world – The Cotton On Group (known in-house as COG) is Australia’s largest global retailer. With 7 brands, 19 countries, 1500 stores and counting; we exist to make a positive difference in the lives of everyone we touch. Our people are optimistic, innovative and highly motivated; they share a genuine belief in themselves and others and they aren’t afraid to think big.

ABOUT THE TEAM At Cotton On Kids, we inspire, engage and excite our customers big and small with the best baby, kids and tween value fashion ranges and gift solutions to be lived and played in all year round. Created with love, for families all over the world.