Our client, an established jewellery retailer, is seeking an Assistant Merchandiser to join the team in its Kent based office.
Providing wide ranging assistance to the Merchandising team, amongst the responsibilities of the Assistant Merchandiser will be:
*Producing and maintaining seasonal range plans for new stock; as well as seasonal
lesson learnt packs to assist with planning
*Completing store planograms as needed, as well as undertaking seasonal gradings for
*Reviewing WSSI's with allocators, and making suggestions to Buyer/Merchandisers
informed by this
*Trading stores on a weekly and monthly basis, flagging fast and slow cover stores
and proposing stock actions
*Completing in season regrades
*Carrying out store visits as needed
*Completing seasonal price reviews
*Assisting the Merchandiser with markdown activity on new lines
*Overseeing the team of Allocators
Assistant Merchandiser - What we're looking for:
*A minimum of 2 years' experience as an Assistant Merchandiser within Retail
*Jewellery or watch industry experience would be preferred, but is not essential
*Previous experience of working with pre-owned product would also be preferred
*Excellent numeracy and a data driven approach are key
*Advanced MS Excel skills are essential
Assistant Merchandiser - what's in it for you?
The chance to work for a highly regarded name in the Retail sector, recognised for an excellent company culture
May & Stephens Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.