Experienced Assistant Merchandiser / Planner

Recruiter
Cyv 1825 Limited T/A That Recruit
Location
London (Greater)
Posted
13 Nov 2017
Closes
16 Nov 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Our client is a small but rapidly expanding, fast paced sustainable, vegan fashion brand based in London and they are currently looking for an ambitious, experienced Assistant Merchandiser/Planner to join their team, assisting in merchandising, sales invoicing and inventory management.

CANDIDATE REQUIREMENTS:
- Excellent knowledge and experience in Excel
- Strong numerical, analytical and interpretive skills
- Communication, organisation and influencing skills
- MUST have at least 3-4 yearsâ?? experience in planning or buying
- Comfortable dealing with different people from their various retailers
- Comfortable working as a small team
- High performer
- Enthusiastic and kind

DUTIES & RESPONSIBITIES:
- Initiate and build strong relationships with suppliers
- Making Purchase orders and checking sales reports, presenting analysis to founder
- Lead Monday sales analysis through report running and document creation
- Create Purchase Orders and aid in PO management
- Support the team in maximising profit for stock, planning and analysis
- Seasonal planning of sales and stock to ensure sufficient merchandise is bought to achieve targets
- Plan and procedure the buys for new season
- Ensure balanced and commercial range plan is built for retail and e-commerce
- Manage core line inventory proposing re buys to ensure never out of stock for core range
- Forecast the OTB
- Produce weekly analysis of sales, margin, stock and cover for retail and e-commerce
- Work with team and propose markdowns and seasonal promotions to maximise sales

To be considered for this role, please apply today with your cv, stating your current salary.
This job was originally posted as www.jobsite.co.uk/job/959527196