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Merchandiser - Fashion

Job Title: Merchandiser - Fashion
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits Package
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q91236
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email: PLH.14496.4032@quest.aplitrak.com
Job Published: January 31, 2013 13:51

Job Description

The opportunity has arisen for an experienced Merchandiser to join the team of an International Clothing retailer. Working across their clothing range you will work closely with your more Senior colleagues to ensure the department strategy is achieved. This role would suit an experienced Merchandiser 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 other Commercial team including Supply Chain and Allocation in order to manage stock flow, controlling the OTB accordingly * Working with the relevant Buyers 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 Fashion Merchandiser, ideally with Menswear experience. * 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 each of 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 global 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. We request that candidates send their CV as a Microsoft Word document where possible. Quest Search and Selection is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.