Assistant Merchandiser

Recruiter
Acorn Recruitment Ltd
Location
Barnstaple, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
08 Aug 2019
Closes
07 Sep 2019
Ref
1230193013
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Title: Assistant Merchandiser

Location: Barnstaple, North Devon

Salary: £23,000 per annum

Type: Permanent, Full-time

Acorn Recruitment is searching for an Assistant Merchandiser on behalf of a company in Barnstaple, North Devon.

The purpose of this role is to assist with the management of the company inventory across all product ranges, monitoring and replenishing stock to achieve targets, increase turnover and deliver profit margins.

Responsibilities will include:

- Working on multiple ranges with several new product launches per year, as well as
ongoing core range and bespoke customer ranges.
- Forecasting sales, proposing PO's for Senior Buyer to sign off on.
- Support Buyer with data preparation to facilitate accurate sales forecast and stock
replenishment, whilst maximising OTB and minimise terminal stock.
- Work collaboratively with design, marketing, sales and quality to maintain
business strategy.
- Assisting in preparation of insightful stock, sales and range performance reporting.
- Communicating with international supplier base on a daily basis.
- Ensuring timely and accurate delivery of stocks to the business.
- Assisting with catalogue production, pricing and proofing etc.
- Assisting on importing of gods from freight forwarders to ensure accurate delivery to
both UK and international locations.

Experience required:

- Minimum of 2 years' experience in a buying role or
respective qualification.
- Highly analytical.
- Excellent excel skills.
- Experience with data extracting and manipulation.
- Excellent communication both written and verbal.
- Good negotiating skills.
- Autonomous personality, with excellent decision making and problem solving.

Apply today if you are interested in the position or feel free to get in touch if you have any questions about the role.

Acorn Recruitment acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment.

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