Merchandiser

Recruiter
BROOK STREET BUREAU Bradford
Location
Bradford
Salary
£20,000 - £22,000
Posted
01 Nov 2017
Closes
16 Nov 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Our client, an exciting and vibrant Bradford company, are currently looking for a Merchandiser to join them on a permanent basis.

This is a fantastic opportunity for a motivated and creative candidate with previous buying and merchandising experience to join a rapidly growing and thriving business.

Within the role you main responsibilities will include;

Working closely with all departments of the business to ensure that products will achieve sales plans and targets are continually met.
Developing sales strategies for the company for a their diverse product portfolio, to deliver sales and profit targets.
Analysing past sales figures to forecast and predict future product needs.
Allocating stock and allowing for business flexibility.
Liaising with suppliers and customers, ensuring projects are on track. Chasing stock and lead times.
Negotiating contracts with suppliers to meet the demands of customers' needs.
Monitor stock movement, creating promotions and clearances and taking these into account when analysing figures and targets.

We're looking for candidates who have experience working in a buying or merchandising role.
You will need to have worked in a commercial merchandising environment and have knowledge of current trends and forecasts.
Advanced excel analysis skills.
Ability to communicate with suppliers and customers at all levels, to negotiate and manage expectations.
You'll need to be able to multi task and keep a cool head in a busy and demanding environment.
Our client may also need you to work overtime during busy periods so flexibility is key!

In return they offer:
A Salary of £20,000 - £22,000
Fantastic friendly and creative office.
Free onsite parking.
Excellent staff discount.

If you'd like to be considered for an immediate interview with the view to start your new role before Christmas, please apply online today!
For any queries, please contact Katie on 01274 733721 quoting reference BRA140618.

Brook Street are only able to process applications from candidates who are eligible to work in the UK.


This job was originally posted as www.retailchoice.com/job/77412774