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Range Selector

Job Title: Range Selector
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: West Yorkshire
Salary: £24000 - £34000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q94694
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 10, 2013 15:21

Job Description

My client is a leading retailer; they are currently looking to recruit a commercially astute candidate to join their head office team in the role of Range Selector. The Range Selector will work alongside clients and other departments in the business the deliver the most commercially successful and profitable ranges for the business. Key responsibilities will include: · Selecting and building commercial successful and profitable ranges within company strategy and business guidelines. Developing range strategy and category development. · Working to strict budget and margin requirements. Negotiating prices. · Presenting range to key clients/customers. Developing and maintain external relationships. · Ensuring product mix. · Identifying sales and growth opportunities by constantly reviewing competitor ranges and market trading conditions. Undertaking store visits and providing in-depth competitor insight and analysis. The successful candidate will have the following skills and experience: · Educated to degree level or equivalent. · Have previous experience within a commercial role within retail or FMCG; within product management, category management or buying. · Experience managing and building product ranges for retail. · Sound commercial knowledge and business acumen. · Excellent numerical and analytical skill. · Be a strong communicator and able to work cross-functionally and with persons of varying seniority. This is a fantastic opportunity for a highly commercial and product led individual to join a leading company and make a difference. Excellent opportunities for further training and progression available for the successful candidate. If you think you have the relevant skills and experience and would like to find out more about this role, apply today with your up-to-date 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.