Assistant Merchandiser

Recruiter
Quest Search and Selection Ltd
Location
Wigan
Salary
22000.0000
Posted
10 Apr 2017
Closes
10 May 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

A great opportunity has arisen for a retail Assistant Merchandiser to join a heritage British fashion and lifestyle brand. This is a family-run established retailer, with a strong presence on the UK high-street.

This brand has enjoyed recent success, and has an exciting growth plan for the next few years.

Your primary role will be assisting the Merchandiser to plan and effectively forecast orders to maximise product availability and drive sales.

Key responsibilities in this role include:

  • Reviewing Sales and Stock data on a weekly basis, and provide insight to the Merchandiser on delivering margin targets
  • Conducting regular departmental analyses to share with the Merchandiser
  • Control stock intake and stock levels in line with company targets and to maximise availability
  • Work alongside the Merchandiser regarding WISSI and Critical Path management, flagging any potential issues
  • Maintain 100% accuracy during the product setup process and throughout the season
  • Carry out website checks to ensure the range looks visually desirable

The successful candidate will have experience in a similar role, and be a self-starter with the ability to build and maintain strong relationships across departments within the business. My client is open to background.

On offer is an excellent salary plus benefits, in addition to a great working environment with career progression potential. Commutable from Lancashire, Merseyside, Cheshire and Manchester. If you are looking for the next step in your merchandising career, please apply with your up to date CV today quoting Q101921.

We request that candidates send their CV as a Microsoft Word document where possible.

Quest Search and Selection is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.