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Senior Merchandiser - Fashion/Homewares

Job Title: Senior Merchandiser - Fashion/Homewares
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Northamptonshire
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Car allowance, Bonus, Pension
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q94235
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email: KAF.78096.4032@quest.aplitrak.com
Job Published: December 18, 2013 12:18

Job Description

This leading retailer is looking for a high calibre and experienced Senior Merchandiser to help support their current growth in the market. To be successful you must have extensive merchandising experience for a retailer, and be currently working at Senior Merchandiser or experienced Merchandiser level within fashion or homewares. As Senior Merchandiser, responsibilities will include: · In-depth stock and sales forecasting and analysis. · Ensuring optimum in-store availability, markdown and exit strategy planning. · Assisting the Buyers with range-planning; managing and maintaining budgets and OTB. · Providing insight and analysis a trade meetings and senior strategy meetings. · Managing and leading a team. To be successful, you will be: · Currently working at Senior Merchandiser or Merchandiser level within another successful retailer. Fashion or homewares experience is essential. · Educated to degree level or equivalent. · Highly analytical,experience of managing and motivating a team. · Highly organised and able to prioritise and multi-task. · A skilled communicator and negotiator with the ability to work cross-functionally This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced merchandising professional looking for a new challenge. If you want to join a leading retailer and think you have the relevant skills and experience, apply today with a copy of your updated CV. 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.