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Assistant Merchandiser - Jewellery & accessories

Job Title: Assistant Merchandiser - Jewellery & accessories
Contract Type: Contract
Location: North London, London
Industry:
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q99792
Contact Name: Quest Search and Selection
Contact Email: samantha.silva@questsearch.co.uk
Job Published: January 08, 2016 08:41

Job Description

This multi-channel business is looking for an Assistant Merchandiser within their Jewellery & accessories category.

In this position you will be working alongside the Buyer & Merchandiser & you'll use your knowledge of stock management and replenishment to allow for these branded products to get to customers & stores efficiently. This is for a business critical work-stream category so working to pace and urgency is important!

Your responsibilities include -

  • Being able to forecast sales, stock and margin
  • Planning Sales & Stock Plans
  • Assisting in the Range planning
  • Preparing stock packages for concept stores
  • Control the delivery of stock in and out of the warehouse
  • Ensure warehouse stock is used efficient
  • Identifying opportunities and risks and be able to manage and plan OTBs both in season and for the coming season, promotional activity, sales etc.
  • Be able to reforecast and manage a WSSI.
  • Making recommendations ensuring that you always have the right stock, in the right place, at the right time.

To be successful at this position you'll already be an established Assistant Merchandiser level. My client is flexible on background from non-food, electrical, accessories, jewellery or fashion. What's more important is a strong team player that is numerate and analytical & who has excellent Excel skills and a fantastic problem solver who can work with data to identify solutions quickly!

This is initially a 9-12 month contact & in reward you will have the opportunity to work in a marketing leading retailer, with the opportunity of this contract being extended. Other benefits include a contributory pension & very generous discount! If you feel that this opportunity sounds like you please send your cv quoting the reference Q99792.

We request that candidates send their CV as a Microsoft Word document where possible.Quest Search and Selection is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.