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Job Title: Merchandiser
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q93802
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 12, 2013 14:46

Job Description

A rare and exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Merchandiser to join this well known footwear brand in their London head office. Key duties of the role will include: * Involvement in production planning, purchase order placement and supplier liaison. * Managing the critical path to ensure timely delivery of product. * Analysing and reporting sales figures, forecasts, stock levels and delivery commitments. * Attending and contributing to range reviews and scheduling of the buy calendar. * Working closely with product development teams to develop competitive sourcing and costing throughout the development process. * Supporting the Merchandise Manager and deputising where necessary. The ideal candidate will be: * Currently working at Merchandiser level, experience of working in a wholesale merchandising role would be advantageous. * Experienced in working with global supply bases and confident in managing and developing supplier relationships. * Numerical, analytical and methodical, able to proactively problem solve and maintain effective relationships with various divisions of the business. * An advanced Excel user. * Commercially aware and self motivated. This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Merchandiser to progress in a fast paced and product focused business. In return for all your hard work you will receive a competitive salary and the chance to work for a well known and celebrated brand. 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.