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Merchandiser - Fashion/Clothing

Job Title: Merchandiser - Fashion/Clothing
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits Package
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q90794
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email: PLH.42374.4032@quest.aplitrak.com
Job Published: November 06, 2012 17:08

Job Description

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Fashion Merchandiser to join the head office team of this well known and highly regarded retailer, which is best known for delivering high quality products along with exceptional customer service. This role would suit an experienced Merchandisers who is passionate about working for a strong brand which offers its staff longevity and great opportunities for career progression. As the Merchandiser, your key responsibilities will include: * Managing the WSSI for your specific area/category - reviewing and amending forecasts, sales plans and markdowns accordingly * Working with the Supply Chain, Distribution and Allocation teams in order to manage stock flow, controlling the OTB accordingly * Working with the Buyer to build and deliver an attractive range which will ultimately maximise sales and margin * Analysing regular sales and stock data and presenting your findings to other within the business within a clear and appropriate manner The successful candidate will be: * An experienced Retail Merchandiser, ideally from a fashion background * Confident managing a WSSI and OTB, with proven experience in these areas * Highly analytical, with the ability to handle large amounts of data accurately and efficiently * Able to lead a small team of Merchandise Assistants/Assistant Merchandisers; working with them on their individual development * Able to present their findings with enthusiasm and confidence to colleagues and third parties * Enthusiastic about retail and working for a reputable business This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Merchandiser to join the team of a leading retail brand. If you're looking for a new challenge in which you can build a long standing and progressive career, this could be for you. In return for your hard work and dedication you'll receive a competitive salary and benefits package.