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International Merchandiser - Fashion

Job Title: International Merchandiser - Fashion
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: South Wales
Salary: Excellent Basic Salary + Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q90902
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email: DMB.52271.4032@quest.aplitrak.com
Job Published: January 10, 2013 10:04

Job Description

In order to support the growth within international markets; this volume focused retailer is actively seeking an experienced International Merchandiser to join its team. This role is all about maximising sales and profit by using commercial and creative range planning whilst also minimizing potential stock risk to the core business by continual analysis. Working with franchise partners you will: * Produce a commercial range that reflects the agreed strategy and budgets * Identify market and key fashion trends * Regularly carry out store visits and identify future sales opportunities * Demonstrate a broad awareness of their culture and economic potential. * Plan and prepare seasonal sales budgets both by country and by store To be considered candidates will need to be an experienced merchandiser who has dealt with the planning and trading of branches. Experience of working in international markets would be advantageous although not essential; however you must be able and willing to travel at relatively short notice. Retail fashion experience along with language skills would also be advantageous.