Import Merchandiser

Recruiter
People Marketing
Location
Manchester
Posted
02 Nov 2017
Closes
16 Nov 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

A leading supplier based in the heart of Manchester is looking to grow their Merchandise team. This is an exciting opportunity for someone to join a young, fast paced and energetic business in a critical role for the business. If you’re interested in working with great product and with interesting people then I want to hear from you. Import Merchandiser - Dealing with contract / high street customers for Mens and Ladies such as HOF, River Island, Amazon.

Import Merchandiser - The Role:

  • Raise, manage and track purchase orders and amend where necessary.
  • Create and manage the Critical Path to ensure agreed delivery dates are maintained.
  • Liaising with suppliers on a day to day basis, ensuring samples, lab dips etc. are received according to CP
  • Responsible for the timely delivery of all samples and submissions to customers.
  • Advising and approving all labelling / packaging / testing information following customer manuals.
  • Uploading and maintaining order and test information on customers online portals.
  • Liaising with customers, responding promptly to communications to ensure all needs are met.
  • Arrange Bulk Test Reports with the Factories and vendors.
  • Manage High street accounts and build strong relationships with retail customers and suppliers.

Import Merchandiser - The Person:

  • Preferably 12-18 months experience in a similar role.
  • MUST have managed the critical path.
  • Ideally have worked with contract customers.
  • Competent user of Microsoft Office, in particular Outlook and Excel.
  • Excellent communication, organisational and negotiation skills.

Import Merchandiser - The Company:

This is a dynamic company with several sides to their business. On one hand they are a supplier to some of the biggest retailers in the country. On the other, a successful brand that has a strong following on celebrities and from the British public. This is an amazing opportunity to join a growing and busy company who will look after you and help you to progress in your fashion career.

Please apply with your updated CV to

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We regret that due to the high amount of interest that we receive for each of our vacancies, if you do not hear from one of our consultants within 5 days then unfortunately you have not been shortlisted for this role.

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This job was originally posted as www.retailchoice.com/job/77434859