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Assistant Merchandiser - Homewares

Job Title: Assistant Merchandiser - Homewares
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: North West England
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q93345
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email: KAF.07253.4032@quest.aplitrak.com
Job Published: July 18, 2013 18:34

Job Description

An excellent opportunity has arisen for an experienced Assistant Merchandiser to join this successful and growing retailer within the homewares team. They are currently looking for candidates for both a permanent and 6-9 month fixed-term contract. To be considered you must have experienced working at established Assistant Merchandiser level with a successful retailer, ideally with homewares/hardlines experience. The successful candidate will: * Be currently working at Assistant Merchandiser level with another high street retailer. Homewares, furniture,seasonal or hardlines experience would be a distrinct advantage, but candidates with experience in other categories may be considered. * Have had exposure to WSSI, range plans and OTB management. * Experience in managing intake and managing supplier relationships. * Highly analytical - experience of creating and analysing trade/stock and sales reports and reporting potential stock issues. * Have experience of managing an Allocator/MAA and had experience of training junior members of the team. You will be: * Enthusiastic and proactive * Committed to having a successful merchandising career * Highly analytical, with excellent numerical skills * A team player, with strong communication skills This is a great opportunity to join a highly successful and growing retailer. If you are an experienced Assistant Merchandiser looking for a new challenge, apply now! 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.