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Senior Assistant Merchandiser - Fashion

Job Title: Senior Assistant Merchandiser - Fashion
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Greater Manchester
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q93610
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email: KAF.80861.4032@quest.aplitrak.com
Job Published: September 10, 2013 15:32

Job Description

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Senior Assistant Merchandiser/Junior Merchandiser to join one of the UKs leading high street fashion retailers. As Senior Assistant Merchandiser you will be responsible for providing in-depth stock and sales analysis for your department to increase sales and profits, as well as range-planning and markdown analysis. To be successful you will; * Be currently working at Assistant Merchandiser or Senior AM level within retail, and preferably have fashion/apparel experience. You must have a minimum of 2 years experience within merchandising to be considered. * Have strong planning and forecasting skills, and have experience of planning and trading your own department * Have WSSI exposure and OTB management experience * Be adept with markdown planning and analysis * Have experience of managing an Allocator/MAA You will be: * A team player, with strong communication skills * Be an advanced Excel user * Highly analytical, with excellent numerical skills * A problem solver, with a can-do attitude This is a truly excellent opportunity to join a successful and growing retailer. If you are an Assistant Merchandiser or Senior AM looking for a new challenge and are looking for a new challenge within fashion, 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.