Senior Merchandiser - FMCG

Recruiter
ASP Group
Location
London (Greater)
Posted
16 Nov 2017
Closes
02 Jan 2018
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
About the company

Our client is an ecommerce business that has a reputation for delivering game-changing market innovations. They have consistently demonstrated impressive YoY growth across multiple digital channels and are one of the world’s leading companies.

About the role

You will take ownership of a key product segment within the Grocery department and be responsible for enabling excellent category growth in FMCG by maximising stock levels whilst increasing category profitability. You will have a direct impact on profitability by devising and implementing cost reducing programmes and procedures.

Core elements will include:

    End-to-end supply chain management and forecasting within the Fashion teamBusiness analysis / process improvementOwnership of new product launches and initiativesProject managementCross-functional work with internal and external stakeholders
Essential skills and experience:

    At least 5 years’ experience in a Supply Chain, Merchandising or another analytical positionExperience working for a large multi-site retailerTop tier academic background – 2:1 or above from a leading universityExperience with methodologies such as PRINCE2 or Six Sigma would be beneficial but not preferred
Benefits:

In return, you can expect an industry leading benefits package, including fantastic long term incentive plans. If you enjoy working in a fast paced and intellectually challenging environment with accelerated career progression prospects, this could be the opportunity for you.


This job was originally posted as www.retailchoice.com/job/77670832