Import Merchandiser

Recruiter
Tagged Resources
Location
Manchester
Salary
Up to £22k DOE
Posted
21 Nov 2017
Closes
04 Jan 2018
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
The Company:

  • A fantastic opportunity for an Import Merchandiser to join a supplier of clothing to the high street including Topman, Amazon, TK Maxx, Lipsy and Next. The company offer a discounted gym membership, onsite parking and 28 days holiday. Working hours are Monday to Friday 8.30 am - 5 pm. You will work closely with the Merchandising Manager and manage customer accounts. The ideal candidate will have 2 - 3 years experience in a similar role.
The Role:

  • Manage high street accounts and build strong relationships with retail customers and suppliers.
  • Manage the critical path to ensure agreed delivery dates are maintained.
  • Raise, manage and track purchase orders and amend where necessary.
  • Liaising with suppliers on a day to day basis, ensuring samples, lab dips and test reports are prompt.
  • Calculating cost prices through to sell prices whilst maintaining margins.
  • Responsible for the timely delivery of all samples and submissions to customers.
  • Advising and approving all labelling/packaging/testing information following customer manuals.
  • Uploading and maintaining order and test information on customers online portals.
  • Liaising with customers, responding promptly to communications to ensure all needs are met.
  • Provide approval comments on bulk cloth and trims.
  • Arrange bulk test reports with the factories and vendors.
  • Raise, manage and track purchase orders and amend where necessary.
  • Other duties as required.
Skills Required:

  • MUST have 2 - 3 years experience in a similar role.
  • MUST have managed critical paths.
  • Excellent communication, organisational and negotiation skills.
  • Strong IT skills including Excel.
Tagged Resources Limited acts as an employment agency. We have 25 years of Recruitment and Industry experience, working with Retail and Supply Chain markets and have various positions available. If this vacancy does not suit your experience and you are looking for a suitable role please look at our website or follow us on social networking sites. All are updated on a daily basis.


This job was originally posted as www.retailchoice.com/job/77738238