Merchandiser for leading Sportswear brand

Recruiter
Zone3 Ltd
Location
Guildford
Salary
From £21,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted
30 Nov 2017
Closes
02 Jan 2018
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

We are looking to recruit an experienced Merchandiser to join our rapidly growing team. The company is growing so it is an exciting time to join!

The key aspects of the role will include:

1. Maintaining relationships with all suppliers

2. Ensuring smooth deliveries into our warehouse

3. Maintaining stock availability

4. Creating and preparing reports and forecasts for the sales team.

5. Monitoring the performance of sales, inventory, markdowns

6. Work closely with the product team to analyse ranging.

Skills & Knowledge

·An existing and experienced Merchandiser or Buyer

·Experience in a merchandising/purchasing environment

·A background in clothing or sportswear would be advantageous

·Strong analytical skills with the ability to use the results to deliver opportunities

·Good commercial awareness and the ability to see and act on opportunities

·Strong communicator and able to work cross-functionally

·Advanced Excel skills and stock planning ability

·Experience in managing and organising incoming shipments

·Responsible for placing purchase orders with suppliers

·Managing the delivery schedule and ensuring that stock arrives in a timely fashion.

·Resolving any delivery or stock issues with suppliers.

·Excellent attention to detail.

This role will start in December and ideally be full time.

ABOUT ZONE3

Zone3 is the UK’s leading triathlon brand.

Founded in 2007 the brand has grown from strength to strength, and is now available worldwide, and represented at the highest level. We're passionate about all things swimming, cycling and running, and this is channelled into everything we do.

Our mission is to be the most loved and chosen specialist multi-sports brand around the world – creating product that embodies our passion and inspires athletes to achieve their personal goals.


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