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Assistant Merchandiser - Retail

Job Title: Assistant Merchandiser - Retail
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Leeds
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q95023
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email: KAF.10521.4032@quest.aplitrak.com
Job Published: February 11, 2014 10:20

Job Description

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for an Assistant Merchandiser to join a successful and growing business. The successful candidate will be highly analytical preferably with retail merchandising experience, however candidates from an FMCG/supply background are encouraged to apply. You will be responsible for creating and analysing stock and sales data, planning stock and intake levels, and forecasting sales and demand. To be successful you will; * Be currently working at Allocator, Assistant Merchandiser or Assistant Supply Manager within retail or FMCG * Have strong planning and forecasting skills and be able to make recommendations to senior members of the retail merchandising team * Posses excellent numerical ability and the ability to analyse data and present findings * Be an advanced Excel user * Have strong business and commercial acumen You will be: * A team player, with strong communication skills * Highly analytical, with excellent numerical skills * Enthusiastic and proactive, with a can-do attitude * Able to communicate with people of all levels Excellent opportunities for progression are available for the successful candidate. If you are an experienced merchandising candidate and want to be part of a successful and growing business, apply now with a copy of your 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.