Merchandiser - fashion retail

Birmingham Permanent
  • An opportunity to join a growing fashion retailer experiencing growth
  • Merchandising at a true multichannel retailer paying a competitive salary

About Our Client

multichannel fashion retailer based in Birmingham

Job Description

  • Review line/size level performance for areas of responsibility on an ongoing basis, across all seasons, proposing relevant trading actions in a timely manner
  • Work with buying team to ensure that all repeat orders are placed promptly and accurately
  • Review warehouse availability of best sellers (at style/size level), flagging any risk to web stock availability and taking appropriate action to fully potentialise stock levels
  • Daily review of recent web best sellers across all channels, proposing markups/repeats where suitable to maximise profit & availability
  • Work with branch merchandising to propose lines for distribution to stores, ensuring that key lines are fully potentialised and taking seasonality into account to minimise terminal stocks. Also arranging recalls from store where required to maximise web availability
  • Forward planning of all seasonal web repeats, ensuring these are placed in a timely manner & working with the buying teams to ensure that key programmes are booked together to maximise margin
  • Critical path for imminent deliveries for areas of responsibility working with buying/QC teams to ensure that samples have been approved/received in time to achieve planned delivery dates
  • Work closely with web/marketing teams to ensure that key lines are promoted via email & social media channels

Assistant merch role would also include:

  • Preparation & distribution of daily, weekly & seasonal trading reports

Liaison with warehouse/processors regarding all intake, ensuring intake is booked within a timely man

The Successful Applicant

A proactive hardworker from a multichannel retailer

Trading experience - pushing and promoting products

A large number of SKus managed previously

Strong on Excel

What's on Offer

A VERY competitve salary- please contact consultant

22 days holiday + bank

Mon-thurs 8-5 (45 mins for lunch)

Friday 8-4 (30 mins for lunch)

Tom Carter
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Phone number
+44 121 634 6930

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Consultant name
Tom Carter
Consultant phone
+44 121 634 6930
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