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Head of Merch

Job Title: Head of Merch
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Dubai
Salary: £100000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q94732
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 17, 2014 17:34

Job Description

Leading International Retailer is seeking a highly driven and talented Head of Merchandise to join its Merchandising team, based in Dubai. As Head of Merchandising you be expected to: * Provide leadership and strategic vision to all aspects of the category. * Lead the whole Merchandising function, playing a significant role in the overall Brand management.. * Develop monthly forecasts of sales and inventory for all basic and fashion styles and develop strategies to meet financial goals for multiple categories * The delivery of effective stock management and management of the team resources. * 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: * Have previous blue chip retail exposure. * Currently be operating as a Head of; or Merchandising Manager. * 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 leading international retailer. 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.