Assistant Merchandiser Luxury

Recruiter
Elite
Location
City of London, London
Salary
25000.0000
Posted
10 Jun 2017
Closes
10 Jul 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Description
ASSISTANT MERCHANDISER
PURPOSE: Support merchandiser to achieve sales and profit targets
REPORTS TO: Merchandiser

RESPONSIBILITIES:

*Support merchandiser to create range plan/assortment plan
*Thorough knowledge of competitor activity
*Regular sales analysis to spot opportunities/suggest trading actions
*Ensure all information on SAP is up to date and accurate
*Line cards for continuity product
*Manage allocator to ensure optimum use of stock
*Action Monday reports to be available to the business by 11am on Mondays
*Create reports on SAP to improve visibility on stock, sales, POs etc
*Ensure good communication of all activities to all appropriate parties in the business
*Work with wholesale team to ensure best product availability
*Support merchandiser with WSSI updates, plans
Any other duties that may be required by the company
The Ideal Candidate
*Developing skills within a team and encouraging effective teamwork
*Strong communicator with impressive organisational skills.
*Pro-active approach to problem-solving, prioritising and meeting deadlines.
*Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Excel and a good understanding of retail systems. IT proficient.
*Experience at Assistant Merchandiser/Merchandise Administrator level for a proven retailer.
*Strong trading skills and ability to analyse numerical data quickly and efficiently with attention to detail.
*Flexible and adaptable to changing priorities and capable of working at pace.
*A confident decision maker, with good commercial acumen and a focus on profit.
*Luxury retail experience is desirable but not essential.

PLEASE NOTE - ONLY SUCCESSFUL CANDIDATES WILL BE CONTACTED