Assistant to the Commercial Manager

  • Basis:  Full-Time
  • Closing Date:  11 Mar, 2021
  • Job Ref:  KMP-58060

Job Description

A vacancy has arisen for the post Assistant to the Commercial Manager.

This post offers the opportunity to work in an experienced team dealing with well-established brands like Juniors, LEGO, UHU, Jovi and Hallmark. It also offers the opportunity for advancement and growth in a secure business environment.
As the assistant to the Commercial Manager, you will assist in various areas by supporting the Commercial Manager with purchasing, sales and marketing.

This assistance will include:

  • Drawing up and placing orders in line with the brands’ core lines policy to ensure the right product offering and optimum stock levels.
  • Assisting with reporting on commercial aspects.
  • Assisting with the implementation of marketing plans for the company’s brands and outlets.
  • Maintaining Facebook pages and the company’s website with ongoing updates and improvements as required.
  • Assisting with setting sales targets and monitoring of same.
  • Visiting the market, speaking with customers and gathering market-related information.

Requirements:

  • Good numerical and analytical skills.
  • Versatility, can cope with different jobs.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office – essential.
  • Fluent and well versed in English.
  • Good time management, planning and organisation skills.
  • Enthusiastic and positive outlook.
  • Good team player, yet able to work independently.
  • Pro-active approach to problem-solving.
  • Experience in a similar post with a successful company and/or B.A. degree in Commerce or related field will be considered an asset.

John G. Cassar Ltd. and Leisure Stores Ltd. operators of Juniors Toy Shops are jointly owned by Alf. Mizzi & Sons Ltd. and The Entertainer Ltd., the U.K.’s largest toy company.