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Loss Prevention Officer Nationwide, Dobbies Garden Centres, Melville Nursery, Lasswade, Midlothian, EH18 1AZ

We're recruiting for a Loss Prevention Officer to work across our Stores in supporting the delivery of our Stock and Shrinkage strategy.

What the role will involve:

  • Visiting our stores to conduct effective audit and stock management.
  • Delivering company stock results and wastage on or below budget.
  • Monitoring line discount and escalating as required.
  • Driving operational improvement in stock accuracy. 
  • Implementing Stock Loss and Stock Management training initiatives.
  • Designing and delivering training interventions to support the delivery of the business plan.
  • Escalating store specific issues in relation to the protection of people, premises and stock.
  • Communication of and proactive response to indicators of potential Shrinkage & Wastage KPI’s with regular reviews with Regional Managers.
  • Using regional meetings as a mechanic to deliver company update and highlight focus areas to drive consistency and improvement.
  • Working in partnership with Regional Managers, General Managers and CSO partners to share best practice and ensure consistent delivery of company policy and procedures.

What you'll bring:

  • Commercial thinking with a demonstrable working knowledge of stock management and audit.
  • Great communication skills, you'll be responsible for setting and maintaining standards across our teams for stock management within our stores.
  • Self-starter who is adept at working both from your own initiative and as part of team. You will need to be happy to travel - four days per week in the field with one admin day.
  • Ability to apply confidentiality and sensitivity when required without instruction.
  • Meticulous attention to detail and analysis. 

Dobbies Garden Centres, Melville Nursery, Lasswade, Midlothian, EH18 1AZ

  • Job Ref DO3355
  • Branch Nationwide
  • Location Nationwide
  • Salary/Benefits Competitive salary with car allowance
  • Contract type Permanent
  • Hours Full Time
  • Hours per week 42.5 hours per week
  • Posted date 14/05/2019
  • Closing date 09/06/2019