Merchandise Assistant - Level 2 Fashion

Recruiter
Quest Search and Selection Ltd
Location
Romford
Salary
£18000 - £19300 per annum + + Benefits
Posted
13 Nov 2017
Closes
16 Nov 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

This market leading retail focused business is looking for an entry level Merchandising Assistant (MA). This business is well known within their market in trend led fashion & is an international business with global presence with over 1000 employees!

In this role you will be an instrumental part of the merchandising team to maintain optimum levels of stock are in the appropriate stores at the right time to maximise each stores sales and profit potential

The responsibilities in this Merchandise Assistant job opportunity -

  • Identifying stock opportunities to grow sales & reduce markdowns
  • Allocate the initial stock quantities to stores ensuring in line with plans,
  • reviewing each line in context of the current performance
  • Manage the replenishment controls
  • category performance, product performance,
  • understanding of trading calendars and seasonal sales
  • Review store space and adjust as necessary, highlighting opportunities to your Merchandiser
  • Spends time in stores to develop a good understanding of the brands customer shopping habits and competition to ensure the brand develops the right product for the range

To be successful in this entry level merchandising job opportunity :

  • Educated to degree level or equivalent, in an academic Fashion/Retail subject
  • Excel literate & enjoys numbers and analysing data
  • you must have 12 months experiemce within a retail head office merchandising or buying environment.
  • That you have excellent skills in presentation & communication
  • Have an interest and understanding of the retail market, jewellery & fashion trends

This global business also offer autonomous working conditions, 25 day holidays, competitive pension contributions . If you wish feel you are the right level of experience for this position, CV quoting the reference Q104040.

We request that candidates send their CV as a Microsoft Word document where possible.

Quest Search and Selection is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.


This job was originally posted as www.retailchoice.com/job/77598263