Wholesale Assistant Merchandiser

TRP Recruitment
London (Greater)
10 Jan 2018
13 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

My Client is a leading supplier of mens ladies and childrenswear to all major retailers in the UK. Due to continued growth they are looking for an Assistant Wholesale Merchandiser to join their friendly mens and boys wear team based in their Head office in Hertfordshire. This role will see you provide general administrative support to a specialist team within the company for the fulfilment of their key responsibilities. The role offers excellent career opportunities and progression.

Main responsibilities will include:

  • Range development - Sample follow ups, fabric follow up
  • Preparing progress updates for new developments
  • Helping assist and chase approvals
  • Working on Critical paths Updating and monitoring critical paths
  • Working closely with the Tech/QA on all testing and fits
  • Chasing fit, photo shoots, buying and sealer samples
  • Update shipping chart, keep track of the shipping and advise any issues
  • Managing style grids
  • Chasing samples and filing trim approvals etc
  • Preparation of showroom for customer meetings

Person Requirements:

  • Must have previous supplier experience in a similar role
  • Excellent knowledge of Excel and Microsoft Word
  • Provide excellent customer service and have clear communication skills
  • Experience with mens and boyswear advantageous but not essential
  • Ability to take personal responsibility
  • Excellent planning and organisational skills