Merchandising

Recruiter
Hallmark
Location
Bradford
Posted
01 Oct 2017
Closes
03 Nov 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Trading is home to a wide variety of talented people at varying levels within their career.

Our Merchandisers are a crucial part of our Trading function. Working closely with key accounts, finance and product functions, bringing to life our sales performance and forecasting plans. The team’s expertise are highly regarded for the mark they make here at Hallmark.

We’re currently open to hearing from people looking to advance their Merchandising career, specifically:

  • Assistant Merchandisers
  • Retail Merchandisers
  • Senior Merchandisers

You’ll either lead, own or support, specific customers and/or wider business projects, with the following responsibilities:

  • Offering an excellent merchandising service to key accounts within Hallmark covering Planning, Trading & strategic analysis
  • Sales Optimisation: Using daily, weekly and monthly sales performance and forecasting reports to highlight risks & opportunities to both internal and external customers
  • Range Building:- Providing insight to drive product creation and ranging decisions to ensure optimum range offered at all times
  • Stock Management: Recommend and take actions to increase sell though and minimise returns. Reviewing forecasts at line level to ensure optimum stock available to deliver plan

Whether an Assistant, Merchandiser, Senior or Manager you’ll need to match our passion and drive for exceeding expectations. We’re looking for:

  • Proven experience or competence in an analytical or merchandising role & / or Business degree 2:1 or equivalent
  • Computer literate with strong numerate and interpretative skills
  • Proven experience or competence in identifying, creating and driving solutions to business exceed expectations
  • Good communicator and influence
  • Ability to initiate and build strong relationships internally with sales, marketing, Customer product manager, as well as with external customer at various levels

Based at our Dawson Lane site in Bradford, close to key motorway links you’ll be able to take advantage of:

  • Competitive salary
  • Flexible working opportunities
  • Free onsite parking
  • 26 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • A variety of other cultural and lifestyle benefits, aimed at promoting a positive work/life balance

This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/76135068