Zachary Daniels Retail Recruitment are currently recruiting for a Merchandise Planner to be based in Greater Manchester
Our client is a leading multi-channel, specialist retailer based in Greater Manchester. They are comfortably one of the best employers in the North. The company is still owner operated with significant international investment. They have a strong established team already and through an internal promotion a new position has become available. In this position there will be no micro-management, you will have the ability to make an impact on performance immediately. In the years when other retailers have gone bust, this business has gone from strength to strength and is heavily profit driven.
As a Merchandiser you will be responsible for analysing previous business trends in order to predict future sales patterns and ensure effective stock management across all channels. The business has legacy stock issues mainly due to a high sku count. My client will need a strong individual to drive best practice, push through change and develop a strong relationship with the buying function. From this excellent relationship with the buying team you will range and promotion plan in order to maximise sales and ensure sell through.
In order to be considered for this position you must have experience at Assistant Merchandiser level within a fast paced retailer. You must be comfortable in a trading environment coupled with being highly analytical, excellent on excel and managing a WSSI.
Zachary Daniels specialises in recruiting for Retail, Buying & Merchandising positions.