Role details

Senior Merchandiser

North West England   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Senior Merchandiser-Fashion and Accessories
  • North West

About Our Client

Our client is a growing retailer who prides themselves on quality and value and are looking for a talented individual to support the fashion team

Job Description

As a Senior Merchandiser you will be responsible for the following:

  1. To be pivotal in driving department strategy. Planning, managing and achieving the targeted measures of sales, stock-turn, markdown and profit through the construction of commercial ranges.
  2. To manage the in-season Open-to-Buy down to category level using the WSSI
  3. By effective range planning and markdown control, manage Terminal Stocks to keep within budgeted levels.
  4. Consistently manage the supply base, monitoring commitment and Intake, and to work closely with the supplier to minimise lead times, create flexibility and improve availability.
  5. To train, motivate and develop the merchandising team

The Successful Applicant

The ideal candidate will be responsible for the following:

  • Educated to degree level (or equivalent)
  • Experience in a Merchandising environment
  • Numerical / analytical skills
  • Understanding of range planning
  • Working knowledge of forecasting principles
  • Good understanding of the key elements of the Buying Cycle
  • Organisation skills
  • Decision making skills
  • Communication skills
  • PC literate

What's on Offer

Competitive Package

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