Merchandiser

Recruiter
Search Consultancy
Location
Manchester
Posted
30 Oct 2017
Closes
16 Nov 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Merchandiser
Outskirts of Manchester City Centre
Up to £24,000

Manage Stock Targets, Product availability; manage Far East and Indian suppliers to deliver a smooth flow of products into the business, raising purchase orders with factories, responsible for managing tracker meetings


The Job:
* Organising weekly tracker Meetings with Design, QA & Buying, checking artwork is on time with Design, with QA Checking test reports are up to date, IM's & Rating Labels have been done for your product. and sending out tracker meeting notes to all the relevant teams
* Planning new line buys with the sales team - completing the OCS ( order confirmation sheet)
* Forecasting - planning new buys
* Keeping the master tracker up to date
* Keeping your sales and purchase order book up to date
* Chasing suppliers for weekly updates on purchase orders
* Reporting any stock issues to customer, creating and sending out Critical Paths weekly to your relevant customers
* Manage day to day trading keep watch on sales and margins
* Working closely with imports and the supply chain team on container intake
* Working closely with sales staff to establish product sales forecasts and plan buys as required, also working with the sales team on slow moving lines to ensure that they are sold through the business.

Hours of work:

Monday to Thursday between the hours of 9am to 5pm and Friday 8am - 4pm


Have you got the following experience or skills?

* Computer literate with keyboard skills.
* Adaptable, flexible, energetic and enthusiastic with an open minded approach.
* Willingness to work together in a team and help others.
* Positive and pro-active attitude to changing demands and priorities as required.
* Good communication skills.
* Able to set own priorities.
* Numeracy skills

Then we want to hear from you! Please apply online now….

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This job was originally posted as www.retailchoice.com/job/77388651