Merchandiser

Recruiter
Tagged Resources
Location
Leeds
Posted
01 Nov 2017
Closes
16 Nov 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

The Company:

Our client is an established supplier of accessories to UK and European markets. Their clients include Dunnes, Dorothy Perkins, and Matalan among others. They are currently looking for an Import Merchandiser to cover Maternity leave for a minimum of 12 months; you will be joining a busy and successful team.

Working hours - Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm but this could be flexible (days / hours)

The Role:

  • Placing orders, chasing samples, checking confirmations and ordering labels.
  • Maintaining critical paths to ensure no delays.
  • Daily liaising with both customers and suppliers.
  • Arranging deliveries.
  • Understanding the full testing requirement for your UK retailers.
  • Responsible for the timely delivery of Gold Seal samples to customers
  • Work closely with internal (design, sales, technical) and external (Buyers, offshore) teams to manage, progress and complete orders in adherence with the critical path and ensure timely deliveries.
  • Ensure garments are produced to specification - managing lab dips approvals, checking specs, and size charts.
Skills Required

  • Must have good merchandising experience the role is open for either a recent graduate or with 2 - 3 years experience.
  • Ideally have experience with fashion/clothing
  • Experience with clothing, accessories, socks, hats, gloves is desirable
  • Daily communication with Buyers and Factories via e-mail and telephone is a major part of the job so a good telephone manner is necessary.
  • Must be computer literate including Excel and Outlook.
  • Proactive approach to work
We regret that due to the volume of applications, only suitable candidates will be contacted.

Tagged Resources Limited acts as an employment agency. We have 25 years of Recruitment and Industry experience, working with Retail and Supply Chain markets and have various positions available. If this vacancy does not suit your experience and you are looking for a suitable role please look at our website or follow us on social networking sites. All are updated on a daily basis.
This job was originally posted as www.retailchoice.com/job/77401663