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Allocator

Job Title: Allocator
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: West Sussex
Salary: £17000 - £19000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q92313
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email: RA.41316.4032@quest.aplitrak.com
Job Published: February 25, 2014 14:16

Job Description

My client, a well known specialist sporting retailer, is currently looking for an Allocator to be based at their Head Office in Sussex. This is a superb opportunity for an entry level merchandising candidate. Reporting to the Merchandising Manager, you will be responsible for the allocation of stock to their stores. You will have good knowledge of retail and be good with numbers and analysing sales trends. The role requires you to monitor/forecast sales and allocate stock accordingly. As a Merchandising Assistant your duties will include: * Work within the Merchandising function to accurately analyse stock and sales down to line level and ensure right stock, right place, right time. * Keeping regular contact with stores and other department to ensure that that stock levels are maintained * Responsible for weekly replenishment orders and working with the Asst Merch to manage stock levels into the business to maximise availability within the confines of OTB. * Ensuring that the Buying team are aware of which products sell well and which products need phasing out The ideal candidate will have at least 1 years experience as a Merchandising Admin Assistant / Allocator for a retailer. Candidates who have done merchandising internships within retail will also be considered. You will also: * Be commercially aware with a passion for retail * Have a strong work ethic and be proactive in your approach * Be computer literate, especially in excel and must have no fear of numbers! * Experience of working within Buying / Merchandising for a retailer In return for your hard work as an Allocator, you will be rewarded with a basic salary of £17,000 - £19,000 + a performance related bonus as well as other benefits. If you have relevant experience and are interested in this role, please apply today! 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.

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