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Junior Merchandiser

Job Title: Junior Merchandiser
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: £31000 - £35000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q92932
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email: ALD.68143.4032@quest.aplitrak.com
Job Published: July 11, 2013 11:10

Job Description

The opportunity has arisen with a global, premium lifestyle brand for a Junior Merchandiser to join their head office team. Based in London you will gain exposure across their retail, outlet and wholesale channels. This is a great opportunity for an established Assistant Merchandiser to take the next step in their career. As Junior Merchandiser your responsibilities will include: * Utilising stock and sales data to create inciteful forecasts * Preparing and presenting your findings and forecasts to senior members of the department. * Working closely with the buyer and other members of the team. * Confidently directing allocators to ensure optimum stock levels are acheived. * Reacting quickly to best sellers and mark downs in order to make profitable and commercial decisions. The successful candidate will: * Currently be working at established Assistant Merchandiser/Junior Merchandiser level. Experience within the clothing sector is preferable. * Have the ability to plan, forecast and manage OTB. * Have strong analytical skills and the ability to identify commercial opportunities. * Be able to confidently communicate both upwards and laterally within the business. * Be driven, organised and have great problem solving skills. * Be passionate about working for a premium, global brand. This is a fantastic opportunity to work with a premium lifestyle brand. In return for your hard work you will receive a competitive salary and benefits package along with the opportunity to progress your career with a global business. 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.