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Merchandiser

Job Title: Merchandiser
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Greater Manchester
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q90538
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email: KAF.72411.4032@quest.aplitrak.com
Job Published: October 12, 2012 12:26

Job Description

This successful home textiles supplier is looking for a Merchandiser to join their head office team. As Merchandiser you will be responsible for managing and maintaining the critical path, liaising with suppliers and factories, managing intake and ensuring shipping dates are adhered to. You will also assist with range planning and stock and sales forecasting. You must have the following skills and experience: * Previous merchandising experience within retail or with a successful supplier, homewares experience is preferable but is not essential * Stock and sales forecasting, analysis sales data * Critical path management * Liaising with suppliers and factories * Strong Excel skills, including knowledge of Vlookups and pivot tables You will be: * A team player with excellent communication skills * Enthusiastic and motivated. Able to work in a fast-paced environment * Highly numerate and analytical This is an excellent opportunity to join a successful and growing business. You will receive full training with excellent opportunities for progression.