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Merchandiser - Fashion

Job Title: Merchandiser - Fashion
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: West London
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits (Dependent On Experience)
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q92247
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email: DMB.82134.4032@quest.aplitrak.com
Job Published: March 27, 2013 16:59

Job Description

One of the UKs leading multi-product retailers on the high street is actively seeking an experienced Fashion Merchandiser to join their growing merchandise function. You will be accountable for supervising the merchandising team functions and providing support on all strategic, commercial and analytical decision making. Your day to day responsibilities include: * Develop and manage range content and option plans. * To set up, maintain and update WSSIs. * To assist with the preparation of for sign- off meetings and to participate within. * Train and develop the merchandising team. * Using a range of analytical techniques to solve complex problems and identify solutions. * Keeping up to date with competitor activity and the market place. The successful candidate will: * Possess a wealth of retail fashion merchandising experience at either an established Merchandiser or Senior Merchandiser level from another leading high street retailer. * Have product experience within either mens, ladies or kidswear. * Have experience of dealing with large data sets and high volumes of skus. * Enjoy working in a fast paced trading environment and have the ability to be reactive and "think on your feet". * Have experience of overseeing or managing a team of assistants and trainees. This is a fantastic opportunity to join one of the UKs most exciting and progressive retailers on the high street. 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.