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Merchandiser

Job Title: Merchandiser
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Scottish Borders
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q93491
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email: LGS.43342.4032@quest.aplitrak.com
Job Published: September 12, 2013 14:12

Job Description

Established fashion retailer currently seeks an enthusiastic and experienced Retail Merchandiser to join their Head Office team. This role would suit someone with experience in merchandising, who possesses excellent Excel and systems management experience. Your key responsibilities will involve: * Delegating daily tasks to trainees and assistants, setting realistic deadlines and ensuring agreed tasks are actioned * Using relevant and accurate information to analyse and formulate proposals for range planning * Regularly visiting competitors to develop and maintain awareness of current market trends * Optimising working relationships with suppliers and updating merchandising systems so the range can be effectively analysed * Planning, managing and effectively contributing to progress meeting * Potentialising sales and stock by taking into account performance indicators * Regularly reforecasting information and visiting stores to ensure their understanding of customers is kept up to date. Candidates must currently be established Merchandisers ideally with retail experience. This is a fantastic opportunity to have a rewarding role at a successful retailer and build upon your existing knowledge of merchandising. 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.