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Merchandiser - West London

Job Title: Merchandiser - West London
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: West London
Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q93454
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email: SSP.21196.4032@quest.aplitrak.com
Job Published: July 28, 2013 12:48

Job Description

Are you a Merchandiser or Junior or Merchandiser who is looking for a new challenge with one of market leading retailers? In this position you will be working alongside the Merchandising team in the FMCG & Health & Beauty team. With your leadership of your team you will be managing an Assistant Merchandiser & Admin Assistant. You overall role in support for everything from stock level reviews through to weekly, seasonal and ad-hoc reporting, you’ll know exactly what’s selling and how to maximise profitability. As the Merchandiser your responsibilities include: * Forecasting sales, stock and margins * Identifying opportunities and risks and being able to manage and plan OTBs both in-season and for the coming season. * Controlling inventory levels * attend and present at range reviews for past and future performance for designated product areas * To work closely with planning department on current performance * Reforecasting and managing the WSSI. * co-manage with buyer departmental category strategy both in terms of customer requirements and supply chain management * Ensuring that you always have the right stock, in the right place, at the right time. * Leadership & management of an Assistant Merchandiser or Allocator level To be successful at this position you’ll already be an established Merchandiser, Junior Merchandiser or top level Assistant merchandiser level from a high preferably from a varied product background & worked in fast paced consumer environment. You must be a strong tenacious, team player who is numerate and analytical. You’ll also have excellent Excel skills and will be a fantastic problem solver who can work with data to quickly identify solutions. In reward you will have the opportunity to work with a business that allows for progression & personal growth. If you feel that this opportunity would suit you please send your cv quoting the reference Q93454. 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.