Merchandiser

Recruiter
Hays
Location
Manchester
Salary
£35000.00 per annum + annual bonus + staff discount
Posted
09 Feb 2017
Closes
09 Mar 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Merchandiser

A new Merchandiser role with an established retailer in Manchester where you will look at exploiting commercial opportunities for your department with the Head of Merchandising b ut also work closely to build a commercial range with the buying team.

Your new company
This retailer are a well-established and reputable fast fashion company in the North West with 100 years of trading experience, who are looking for an experienced Merchandiser to join their team and drive the company through success. They are constantly growing as a business and this role has arisen due to the growth of the company.

Your new role
The company requires someone who will use their Merchandising skills to prepare and collate regular feedback to the Buying team regarding current performance and emerging trends in order to maximise sales in trade meetings. You will also be managing the delivery and shipment deadlines, identifying risk to ensure accurate intake of stock according to plan levels, provide weekly updates on map/intake issues.

What you'll need to succeed
The ideal candidate will have 7 years+ in merchandising working for another major retailer. Team Management experience is essential and therefore, you must be a good communicator and motivator. Planning and trading are two key elements needed for this role and you will need experience of these on your own department. it's also desirable to have previous forecasting and OTB management responsibilities.

What you'll get in return
As well as working for a successful retailer, you will be working in a modern head office within a friendly working environment with an excellent company bonus and other great benefits. Career progression is a key benefit for this company and you will move up in the Merchandising ladder within this retailer.

What you need to do now
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