Merchandiser

Manchester Permanent
  • A fantastic opportunity to join a high growth brand during its expansion period
  • A leading womenswear fashion retailer offering trend lead ranges

About Our Client

My retail client is a womenswear e-commerce powerhouse based in Manchester focusing on promoting equality and positivity in everything they do. They are champions of leading fashion trends offering fashion forward styles to everyone at an affordable price. They are now looking for a Merchandiser to join the team to support in the fast paced trade environment. This is a competitive role so apply early!

Job Description

Key responsibilities for the Merchandiser:

  • Develop and agree departmental plans, implementing agreed departmental strategy
  • Assist in the preparation of budgets, sales and profit targets
  • Create & manage the departmental range plan for both Retail Stores and Ecommerce
  • Trade effectively and monitor performance vs plans
  • Identify new business opportunities to grow sales and profitability
  • Review, propose and implement mark-down activity to reduce terminal stock
  • Manage the intake of stock in line with agreed stock levels
  • Manage the 'Open to buy', to increase flexibility throughout the season

The Successful Applicant

The successful Merchandiser will:

  • Strong organisational skills
  • Strong communication skills
  • Strong negotiation skills
  • Strong Analytical and numerical skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Intermediate Excel user
  • Team player
  • Experience in a relevant background

What's on Offer

Whats on offer:

  • Free parking
  • 25 days holiday
  • Free on-site gym with daily classes
  • Discretionary Bonus Scheme
  • Company shares schemes - including a ' Save As You Earn' scheme
  • 40% staff discount
  • Monthly social events (including pay day drinks, Employee Appreciation Day etc.)
  • Salary sacrifice pension scheme with 5% employer contribution
  • Flexible working hours
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Childcare support through the Government
  • Health cash plan
  • Personal development opportunities to learn and grow at work
Contact
Harriet Millington
Quote job ref
JN-052022-5605209
Phone number
+44 161 828 6200

Job summary

Sector
Retail
Subsector
Merchandise & Supply Chain
Industry
Retail
Location
Manchester
Contract type
Permanent
Consultant name
Harriet Millington
Consultant phone
+44 161 828 6200
Job reference
JN-052022-5605209