Temporary Assistant Merchandiser -Premium Fashion Brand, Accessories

Recruiter
trpRecruitment
Location
London, South East England
Salary
28000.0000
Posted
08 Jun 2017
Closes
08 Jul 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

We have a fantastic new role with a highly successful British brand who are currently looking to recruit an Assistant Merchandiser on their non-fashion product division 3 month contract.
This exciting role will require the successful candidate to assist the Merchandiser in achieving sales and profit plans through managing in-season stock to planned targets and actively trading the non-clothing department.

Main duties of this role will include:

- Supporting the Merchandiser to maximise sales and profit
- Working closely with the Buying and Design teams to build on product ranges
- Preparing and presenting weekly sales and stock analysis
- Managing category budgets and seasonal OTB presenting monthly to the Head of Merchandising
- Planning stock levels for key periods of time and manage departmental intake
- Attend weekly production meetings
- Review delivery schedules and work closely with the Buying team to guarantee the correct information is recorded on the system
- Identify opportunities and risks within range
- Propose markdown lines and maximise profit and minimise markdown spend by option

Person requirements:

- Experience within a Merchandising team in a similar role
- Excellent knowledge of merchandising systems
- Strong numerical and analytical skills
- A solid team player, able to communicate confidently with colleagues at all levels
- Hold the desire to progress and develop within the company