Merchandising Administration Assistant

Recruiter
Page Group
Location
Chichester, West Sussex
Salary
20000.0000
Posted
10 Jun 2017
Closes
10 Jul 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Michael Page are working with a homewares and furniture business who are looking for a Merchandising Administration Assistant for their offices in Chichester. This is a position that would be perfect for someone who is looking to start or continue their career in merchandising.

Client Details

This client are a homewares and furniture business with stores located across the UK.

Description

Key responsibilities of the role:

  • Allocating new ranges of stock to retail stores
  • Accurately replenishing the retail concessions following sales
  • Being able to analyse numerical data to identify issues and interpreting trends to provide recommendations for the Merchandising teams, often on past sales and on potential future sales
  • Dealing with queries from Head Office, our retail partners and the Distribution Centre
  • Communicate effectively with store managers and AM's on stock control
  • Prepare sales reports when requested

Profile

The ideal candidate will:

  • be confident in working with large amounts of data with good attention to detail
  • knowledge of the basic merchandising principles - if you are new to merchandising, we will train you on the job
  • be organised and able to plan and prioritise your workload
  • have excellent communication skills and be able to work well within a team
  • have professional approach and be able to display self-motivation and enthusiasm for a career in fashion and merchandising
  • Highly proficient with Excel

Job Offer

Salary £20,000 - £22,000