Fashion Wholesale Merchandiser

Recruiter
Tagged Resources
Location
Glasgow
Posted
11 Jan 2018
Closes
10 Feb 2018
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
The Company:

An experienced Fashion Wholesale Merchandiser is needed to join a family run business and supplier of apparel, footwear and accessories; they supply a range of retailers including ASOS, Primark and TK Maxx. They have a global design team producing ranges that cover all categories in casual wear, footwear and accessories. The role involves liaising with suppliers predominantly in China and Pakistan to ensure the smooth running of the department. The ideal candidate will have 2-3 years experience in a similar role.

The Role:

  • Raising all purchase orders and sending to factories.
  • Giving detailed instructions to factories to be able to produce barcodes and carton markings.
  • Dealing with issues arising with orders both internally and externally.
  • Managing Critical Path with suppliers and customers.
  • Processing, labelling, logging, organising and filing samples.
  • Sampling chasing and sending at customers request.
  • Supporting sample preparation for selection meetings.
  • Receiving and sending courier parcels.
  • Checking paperwork which accompanies shipments and monitoring shipping of goods ensuring deliveries are achieved.
  • Liaise with production factories to ensure production is in line with the agreed plan.
  • Other duties as required.
Skills Required:

  • MUST have 2 - 3 years experience within a similar role.
  • Able to develop strong relationships with key customers.
  • Experience working in a fast paced environment.
  • Exceptional communication, organisational and presentation skills.
  • Proven ability to work well under pressure and meet deadlines.
  • Enthusiastic, hardworking and self-motivated.
  • A flexible attitude to the challenges of a developing business.
We regret that due to the volume of applications, only suitable candidates will be contacted.

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/79183600