Assistant Merchandiser

Recruiter
N Brown Group
Location
Manchester
Salary
Up to £18,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted
10 Nov 2017
Closes
16 Nov 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
N Brown Group is the home of JD Williams, Simply Be and Jacamo. We are a rapidly changing, FTSE 250 multi-channel company with over 150 years of experience and are now seeking an Assistant Merchandiser based in Manchester to join its team. Based in the heart of the vibrant Northern Quarter, we have a number of exciting and varied roles within our Product floor. Here you will be offered the chance to work with a number of industry experts with training and mentoring that is second to none!

As the Assistant Merchandiser your duties will include:

• Securing stock in our warehouses for our retail outlets.
• Allocating stock to our retail outlets in line with trading plans.
• Ensuring availability is maximised across all outlets in response to their trading activity.
• Maintenance of replenishment parameters.
• Taking ownership of intake and our commitment schedule to maximise stock availability.
• Analyses in season sales and identify areas of opportunity / threat.
• Work with marketing calendar to ensure stock available in store on time for key promotions.
• Helping set up and complete all pre-season planning and help agree a strategy with the Merchandiser.

To be a successful Assistant Merchandiser you will have the following skills and experience:

• Experience working in a head office, retail, wholesale or merchandising role would be desirable.
• Strong numerical and analytical skills and confidence working with large volumes of data; collating, analysing, presenting findings.
• A genuine interest in retail and trading.
• Strong Microsoft Office skills, particularly Excel (proficiency in Vlookups, SUM, Pivot tables).
• Excellent communication skills.
• Enthusiasm and determination.
• A passion for numbers, along with determination and relentless enthusiasm.

In return for your hard-work and commitment, the Merchandiser will receive fantastic training as well exciting development opportunities and a competitive salary and benefits package.
Our people are energetic, enthusiastic and proud to work for a company that is committed to making the customer look and feel amazing. If you are able to demonstrate these qualities and have the desired experience, why not apply today and be part of our fashion future.

Employees in our business may have access to our customers’ personal data therefore for a number of our roles, offers of employment are subject to a satisfactory criminal record check. Having a criminal record will not necessarily prevent an individual from obtaining a position with N Brown Group.


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