Merchandiser/Buyer - Fashion/Brand Industry

Recruiter
Anderson Recruitment
Location
Gloucester
Salary
From £23,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted
04 Dec 2017
Closes
08 Dec 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Our well established and successful, growing client within the fashion industry have a new exciting permanent opportunity for a Merchandiser/Buyer to join the team within their Gloucester offices.

This role is brand new due to expansion and is an ideal rare opportunity to join a progressive and reputable company that can offer future career opportunities.

Key Activities:

- Analysing supply, availability and sales data to ensure purchasing and delivery schedule decisions are based on accurate and up to date information.

- Continually monitoring the relationships with suppliers and updating company information on pricing and availability variations.

- Attending meeting with key customers and sales staff to inform and collect sales and demand requirements.

- Producing regular performance reports on products price, stock levels and predicted availability.

- Producing weekly factory updates and management of orders due reports including the update of delivery dates.

- Liaising with key stakeholders in the supply and demand of the products, both internally and externally.

- Assisting at trade shows and company promotional events.

- Being aware of changes in legislation in relevant areas of responsibility.

- Contributing to the maintenance of a safe working environment in compliance with company H&S policy and procedures.

Education & Qualification:

- Good GCSE Pass in Mathematics & English.

- Good working knowledge of Microsoft Excel.

- Ability to analyse and organise large amounts of data.

- Strong ability to prioritize and organise workload.

- Ability to work independently and act on own initiative.

- A confident communicator, both written and verbal.

- CIPS or other recognised qualification an advantage but not essential.

Hours – Monday – Friday – 8.30am – 5pm

Salary - £23-28k


This job was originally posted as www.retailchoice.com/job/77718417