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Senior Merchandiser

Job Title: Senior Merchandiser
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: West Yorkshire
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q93476
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email: LGS.56449.4032@quest.aplitrak.com
Job Published: September 06, 2013 17:01

Job Description

A successful retailer is currently looking for an experienced Senior Merchandiser to join the business to support their current growth within the market. Reporting to the Head of Merchandising you will: * Work alongside the Buying team to ensure the Buying and Merchandising plan is achieved and regularly review potential suppliers and negotiate commercially viable contracts. * Monitor and manage the availability of stock. * Manage OTB. * Managing a team of Merchandisers and Assistants as well as admin support. The ideal candidate for the role will have strong fashion retail merchandising knowledge currently operating at Merchandiser level or above. Candidates will only be considered if they come from a high street stores retail background therefore supplier or importing experience will not be relevant. Numeric ability, report writing, strong systems experience are essential along with the drive to work in a highly targeted, autonomous and fast moving retail environment. In return this company will offer the rewards and opportunities you'd expect from a proactive, dynamic and forward thinking organisation. 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.