Senior Merchandiser

Recruiter
Hays
Location
Birmingham
Salary
£50,000 - £59,999
Posted
30 Nov 2017
Closes
08 Dec 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Senior Merchandiser required for a vibrant and fast growing West Midlands based retailer.

Your new company
A household-name high-street retailer who stock an impressive range of branded and own brand products. This company boasts a modern open plan head office where you will have the opportunity to work alongside colleagues who are passionate about their place of work. They are looking for a Senior Merchandiser to join the trading team.

Your new role
In this exciting and challenging role, you will look after the full stock life cycle within the business and actively manage different categories through seasonal changes. You will be reviewing the current range performance in order to plan for next season by breaking it down to the right SKU level and understand & create a line plan. You will be developing your range to get the best performance and ensure launch availability. You will work closely with the Buying and Marketing teams to maximise the potential of the current product ranges, and play a key role in making recommendations to influence product selection and range development.

What you'll need to succeed
The ideal candidate for this role will have previous experience in a similar Senior Merchandiser role based in a fast-paced retail head office environment. You will have a good understanding of category and range principles coupled with excellent communication skills. You will need to have had experience sourcing from the Far East and managing heavily seasonal stock and managing the product life cycle end to end.

What you'll get in return
Alongside a competitive salary (depending on experience) and an excellent package that includes Pension and Bonus, you will be working with a company that invest in their people. They do this by offering great training and development to help enable you to develop professionally and progress within the business. You will work inside a modern open plan head office with free onsite parking.

What you need to do now
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