Role details

Assistant Branch Merchandiser

East Midlands   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Assistant Branch Merchandiser
  • Fashion Merchandising

About Our Client

Our client is a reputable retailer looking for an Assistant Branch Merchandiser to support the Branch Merchandising team

Job Description

The ideal candidate wil be responsible for the following:

  • Assist the Branch Merchandiser in the development and implementation of the replenishment strategy and best practice.
  • Execute the delivery of options into all channels with Merchandising, Buying and Range planning to deliver customer choice, drive sales, maximise trade intensity and availability.
  • Plan, execute and measure department stock builds for new stores, extensions and refurbishments considering appropriate fill and replenishment. Challenging and resolving out of stocks.
  • To work with the Merchandsing team to support the plan from trading by managing the stock flow for all new lines, events and promotions in line with launch date.
  • Implement the departmental stock build process with targets for all events / promotional activity as well as the replenishment and exit strategies.
  • Execute and measure Range launch to ensure timely receipt of stock into all channels.
  • Work within agreed forecasts to ensure sales, stock holding, margin and availability are optimised.
  • Review weekly trading performance closely with Merchandising to identify stock issues / opportunities with emphasis on timely resolution.

The Successful Applicant

The ideal candidate will need the following skills:

  • Head office retail experience ideally in Merchandising and stock allocation with relevant Buying and Merchandising qualification
  • Very analytical
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Strong interpersonal and team working skills
  • Results focused
  • Computer literate Excel and MS office is essential
  • Basic knowledge of merchandising systems would be preferred but not essential
  • The ability to work under pressure in a fast moving retail environment



What's on Offer

Competitive Package and salary

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