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Head of Merchandising

Job Title: Head of Merchandising
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Kuwait
Salary: £100000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q94731
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email: ewo.12360.4032@quest.aplitrak.com
Job Published: January 17, 2014 17:33

Job Description

Leading global retailer is seeking a highly ambitious and talented Head of Merchandising to join the team in the retail division. As Head of Merchandising, your responsibilities will include: * Leading the entire Merchandising function- you will play a significant role in overall brand management. * The delivery of effective stock management and management of the team resources. * Develop monthly forecasts of sales and inventory for all basic and fashion styles and develop strategies to meet financial goals for multiple categories * Proposing and agreeing OTB * Maximizing the sales and profit contribution * Ensuring KPI’s and costs are in line with budget and supply chain plans. * Leading a team of Senior Merchandisers. To be successful, you should: * Already be operating as a Head of- or- Merchandising Manager * Have previous experience working for a known retailer. * Provide leadership and strategic vision to the team * Have the focus to drive an international business As the Head of Merchandising, you will receive a generous salary and excellent expat benefits as well as a fantastic opportunity to work in a developing market with plenty of growth. If you have the drive, experience and ambition to play a key role in this leading Global retailer, please apply. 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.