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Assistant Merchandiser opportunities - Fashion

Job Title: Assistant Merchandiser opportunities - Fashion
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits Package
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q91157a
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email: PLH.40917.4032@quest.aplitrak.com
Job Published: January 02, 2013 13:52

Job Description

We are currently working in partnership with a leading multi-product retailer to assist with the expansion of its current Merchandising function. Consequently there are opportunities to join the business working at both [Assistant Merchandiser](/searches/assistant-merchandiser-jobs--1) and Junior Merchandiser level; working across key areas including Fashion and Essentials. Working at Assistant/Junior Merchandiser level you will report in to the relevant Senior Merchandiser and will play a vital part in your teams overall success. Your key responsibilities will include: * Using WSSI and OTB to look after budget and forecasting * Analysing data to ensure optimum performance * Working with suppliers to aid the delivery of KPIs * Working closely with the buying team to optimise the product range This is a great opportunity for those currently working at Assistant Merchandiser or Junior Merchandiser level who are keen to take on a new challenge within a fast-paced environment. Working closely with your senior colleagues you will have great exposure working with key stakeholders across the business; allowing you to further develop your skill set and industry knowledge. The successful candidate will: * Currently be working at Assistant Merchandiser level or above - ideally within a fashion/textiles environment * Possess a strong analytical mind, with the ability to handle large volumes of data accurately and efficiently * Be educated to degree level or equivalent within a relevant field * Be a confident communicator and therefore able to present your findings to the rest of team with clarity and enthusiasm * Have the ability to work successfully within a team or on their own initiative In return for your hard work and dedication you will receive a competitive salary and benefits package, along with the opportunity to progress with the business on a long term basis.