Merchandiser - Miss Selfridge

Recruiter
Arcadia Group Limited
Location
Covent Garden
Posted
11 Jan 2018
Closes
10 Feb 2018
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
A Bit About Us

Miss Selfridge is for women who seek of-the-moment fashion with a glamorous and individual edge. First hitting the high street in 1966 as the young fashion department of Selfridges, we've since grown into a renowned international fashion brand boasting over 330 outlets and several websites across over 20 countries. Miss Selfridge.com is a powerful digital outlet for the brand, receiving millions of unique visitors every month, with a quarter of these customers from outside of the UK.

What you’ll be doing day to day…

  • Operate as a business manager
  • Range planning
  • Manage the supply chain to maintain and improve the flexibility from suppliers
  • Management and development of the department with a customer focus
  • Collaborate with Buying, Design and Technical to achieve marketable ranges, trade the range and manage its performance throughout the season
  • Formulate range strategy, utilizing relevant data to support your proposals
  • Manage profit performance through limiting risk, potentialising profit and managing departmental sales performance to achieve bottom line results
  • Managing and motivating a team to achieve the best results
  • What we’re looking for…
  • A proven track record in the role of a merchandiser, to be able to ‘hit the ground running’
  • Outstanding commercial awareness, with a strong understanding of the high street
  • Well-developed commercial and business acumen
  • The ability to be a team leader as well as a team player
  • Strong people management skills, along with superb communication skills
  • The Exciting Part

    Generous holiday with holiday trading25% staff discountEarly finish summer hoursAccess to sample salesRegular team and company social eventsPension schemeCompany bonus schemeInterest free season ticket loanWe regret, due to volume, only suitable applicants will be contactedWe regret, due to volume, only suitable applicants will be contacted.

    You’ll find every Arcadia brand shares the same values. We all start with letting people be themselves. We are informal while professional, and we are all about mixing fun with commercial nous. Throughout your career with us we will help you develop, and give you the chance to influence our future. It's not only our products but our people who drive our success. Our people are at the heart of everything we do.


    This job was originally posted as www.retailchoice.com/job/79183028