Assistant Merchandiser (German Speaking) - Non Food - Wimbledon

London (Greater)
From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum (subject to experience)
22 Nov 2017
04 Jan 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an Assistant Merchandiser (your job title will be Administrator internally) to join our Non Food Buying team. This team is directly responsible for the success of all Non Food products sold in Lidl stores throughout the UK and this is your chance to be a part of it! If you are passionate about products and retail, have a great eye for detail and the confidence to thrive in a fast-paced environment, this could be the perfect opportunity for you.

What will you do?Responsibility for market observation, product range analysis and product group comparisonsBeing involved in setting, monitoring and analysing retail prices of product ranges on a weekly basisSelecting products for future non food promotionsBeing involved in the translation process of non food product packaging and the advertising of non food productsLiaising daily with various internal, external and international stakeholdersWhat will you need?Excellent verbal and written English language skills and a good working knowledge of German is essentialA passion for retail and products, as well as a deep interest in non food market trends and consumerism generallyHighly focused and accurate with intermediate level Excel skillsA naturally analytical mind-set with plenty of common senseExcellent attention to detail and the ability to spot mistakesSelf-motivated and able to work independentlyA strong multi-tasker with excellent organisational skills and the ability to prioritise conflicting deadlinesAn excellent communicator with the confidence and composure to deal with entrusted tasksWhat do we offer?£20,000 - £25,000 per annum (subject to experience)10% London Weighting benefit (non-contractual) for employees working within the M2530 days holiday per annum (pro rata, including Bank Holidays)A contributory pension scheme10% discount on all Lidl products, in all stores throughout the UKAccess to corporate discounts on a range of products and services (including holidays, home and garden products, leisure activities and more)Initial training and on-going development from an experienced team memberBrilliant opportunities to take on more responsibility and long term career prospects
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