Merchandise Admin Assistant

Recruiter
Gant
Location
Covent Garden
Posted
16 Nov 2017
Closes
08 Dec 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Merchandise Admin Assistant

Holborn, London UK

Are you interested in a career in Merchandising?

We have an excellent opportunity for a passionate and innovative individual to join the Buying and Merchandising team in our Holborn office.

You will work in an environment driven by passion, innovation and authenticity in the world of Original American Sportswear.

Responsibilities

    Prepare reports for Monday trading meetingWeekly review of sales performance at line level with AM; identifying areas of opportunity and risk with proposed actionsMaintain delivery schedule whilst managing intake with allocation team to track progression of deliveries against agreed schedule, feeding back to the MerchandiserEnsure systems and processes are accurately maintainedAction housekeeping activities at key stages in season to ensure systems and data are ready to support B&M planned activitiesSet-up and maintain stock profiles based on agreed parameters from range plansReview stock profiles for stores and replenishment recommending changes where appropriate, monitoring effectiveness of replenishment parametersAction agreed profile changes to in-season deliveries to maximise sales and control stock levelsImplement promotional stock profiles pre and post promotional and peak trade activityMonitor store performance in season and identify and action adjustments to maximise sales with best use of available stockUse attribute analysis to support decision making on priorities for enhancing replenishmentManage consolidations as agreed by AM and conduct store requests.Liaise with warehouse and B&M team to collate and manage warehouse prioritiesUpload promotional and clearance markdown activity, supporting AM in sale stock buildsMonitor stock levels for new store openings, highlighting potential issues to MerchandiserMaintain the EU website price listsWork with ecommerce team to potentialise and grow sales in the Ecom channelAttend store visits when required by MerchandiserSupport Merchandiser in end-to-end management of terminal stock through retail, wholesale, outlet.
Your skills

    Highly numerate and analyticalProficient in MS Excel
GANT is a lifestyle brand committed to creating a community that lives by and embraces our valuesof being authentic, where we stay true to our beliefs, respect each other and remain accountable; being innovative, where we hold our heritage close to heart when striving for new ideas; and being passionate, where we live and represent the brand we love while working together toward the same goal.

GANT is the original American lifestyle brand with European sophistication, offering premium clothing, accessories and home furnishings for men, women and kids. Born in 1949 on the campuses of the American East Coast universities and raised in Europe, GANT enjoys a global presence in over 70 markets, 750 stores and 4,000 selected retailers. Please visit gant.com for more information.

Our Benefits

    Generous clothing allowance50% discount including sale items, 25% in outletsPensionLife insurance (Death in Service)Childcare vouchersHolidays 25 days plus Bank HolidaysAn extra day off for your Birthday2 days paid time off for you to do Voluntary workBonus schemeEnhanced Maternity leaveEnhanced Paternity leaveMy GANT Rewards Programme, which gives you fantastic savings with cashback and discounts with hundreds of retailers and servicesIndividual awards for customer service praise or job well doneIn store promotion prizesAnnual pay reviewCompany paid sick payFurther Education ProgrammeEmployee Assistance ProgrammeContinuous Learning and DevelopmentRefer a friend scheme

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