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Merchandise Planning Analyst - Retail / FMCG - south west

Job Title: Merchandise Planning Analyst - Retail / FMCG - south west
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Somerset
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q92896
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email: RA.05426.4032@quest.aplitrak.com
Job Published: June 23, 2013 13:28

Job Description

A leading multi channel retailer is currently looking for a highly skilled and experienced individual to join their team in Somerset as the Merchandise Planning Analyst. Reporting to the Merchandise Planning Manager, you will: * Provide merchandise planning expertise to optimise productivity of ranges and maximise sales volume and margin * Maximise revenue by implementing effective merchandise deployment * Work closely with the Buying, Marketing and Supply Chain teams to maximise the performance of promotional and consumable ranges * Manage the expectations of internal stakeholders The ideal candidate for this position will have the following qualifications: * Retail merchandising, range and space planning experience * Strong commercial acumen * Excellent numerical and financial management skills * Good communication and interpersonal skills * Ability to work well under pressure and deadlines The successful candidate for this position will be rewarded with an attractive salary package that comes with excellent benefits. This is a once in a lifetime opportunity to further learn and develop as a professional in a modern and highly exciting work environment. If you think that you have the right qualifications for this position, please send us your CV. 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.