Merchandiser/Account Manager

Merchandiser/Account Manager

£Dependent Upon Experience
REF: 11638 1KK

Job Description

Merchandiser/Account Manager


Salary DOE

This is a fantastic opportunity for a hardworking Merchandiser to join rapidly growing womens knitwear supplier based in Leicester. This role is a combined Merchandiser and Account Manager position so as well as liaising with the factories you will also be customer facing, across wholesale and private label.

This opportunity would suit an existing Wholesale/Import Merchandiser looking for a new challenge in a small but rapidly growing business.

They are looking for an individual that has a passion for the fashion industry and a good knowledge of wholesale merchandising with 2 years industry experience.

Merchandiser/Account Manager - The Role:

  • Maintaining the critical path to ensure all key dates meet customer requirement/deadlines
  • Raising P/O’s, managing samples, organising deliveries and general administrative BOH tasks
  • Liaising with customers to ensure that all needs are met after the initial meeting -  through CADs/swatches and samples
  • Manage customer expectations, approvals & deliveries
  • Trend and market research
  • Reviewing customer fit comments to ensure all notes and amendments are clear
  • Assessing sealing, pre-production & shipment samples

Merchandiser/Account Manager - The Candidate:

  • Ideally 2 years’ experience working in a similar fashion supply environment either as a Merchandiser or Administrative Assistant
  •  Experience managing critical path is essential
  • Interest in fashion
  • Must have excellent analytical and organisational skills
  • Successful candidate must be fully fluent on Microsoft Office in particularly Microsoft Excel

Please apply with your updated CV to quoting our reference: 11638 1KK.

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We regret that due to the high amount of interest that we receive for each of our vacancies, if you do not hear from one of our consultants within 5 days then unfortunately you have not been shortlisted for this role.

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