Senior Merchandiser

Recruiter
Alex James Digital
Location
Chester
Salary
40000.0000
Posted
16 Apr 2017
Closes
16 May 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Our client are a fast growing retail business.

As a Senior Merchandiser, you will manage a team of Merchandisers to drive the most efficient range optimisation to deliver the right range to the right stores across all categories.

You will work in close collaboration with your colleagues in Buying and Supply Chain to ensure business strategy is delivered.

Your team will be Space Planning experts and you will be ultimately accountable for the customer-focused, profitable deployment of your teams category ranges.

You will develop a thorough understanding of the factors that affect your categories both within the business and broader market.

To achieve this, you will support your team in accessing, interrogating and understanding market level data sources such as Kantar and Nielsen, as well as internal performance reports and customer insight.

Your team will, therefore, be comfortable analysing complex data sets to drill into opportunities and issues.

You will support your team in turning analysis into commercial & tangible recommendations.

Essential Criteria

Proficient in JDA software

Experience of managing a team

A passion for retail, and the desire to work for a fast paced and innovative company.

Excellent package offered to the successful candidate