£Dependent Upon Experience
REF: 10783 JJ

Job Description

My client is a Global Fashion Brand who’s focus is on empowering females through fashion. They are currently on the lookout for a Merchandiser to join their strong and experienced team in their state of the art offices located in Manchester.

Merchandiser – The Role

Your key responsibility is to monitor stock and to drive strategies for replenishment of popular product and reduction of high cover lines:

  • Assist the buying process by reviewing purchase orders and recommending actions based on stock movement and previous sales
  • Work with Stock Control Supervisor and Goods In Manager to ensure suppliers deliver goods on schedule
  • Work with Stock Control Supervisor to verify all stock is available for sale
  • Monitoring slow sellers, raising concerns to Buyers and Senior Ecommerce Merchandiser to take action to clear
  • Monitors best sellers in every aspect i.e category/style/colour/price point and liaises with Buying on replenishment strategy
  • Manages mark down spends in order to maximise profits
  • Keeps Ecommerce Merchandising informed of the delivery of new stock or re-orders
  • Any other activities as outlined by Senior Stock Merchandiser
  • Provide training and development to staff, coaching staff in core technical and managerial skills
  • Identify and regularly review potential suppliers
  • Build and maintain effective working relationships with suppliers

Merchandiser – The Candidate

  • Take responsibility for their own actions
  • Focus on finding solutions regardless or departmental boundaries
  • Experience working in fast fashion retail
  • Experience in sales analysis and forecasting
  • Critical Path management
  • Strong negotiation skills
  • Very organised /  Keen attention to detail
  • 3 years plus experience in a similar role

Please apply with your updated CV to

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