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Merchandiser

Job Title: Merchandiser
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Amsterdam, North Holland
Industry:
Salary: £45000 per annum
Start Date: 10/11/14
Reference: Q95216
Contact Name: Quest Search and Selection
Contact Email: apply@questsearch.co.uk
Job Published: February 13, 2015 17:26

Job Description

My client, a leading global retailer is seeking a Merchandiser to join the head office team based in Amsterdam. Being the leader in its market place, and a brand which is known world wide- this is an exciting opportunity for a Merchandiser/Planner looking for a new challenge.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Review trade and ensure optimum stock levels meet sales plans and the key KPI's in place.
  • Work closely with the Merchandising team, Allocators, Buyers and Managers to develop, communicate and implement a strategic merchandise plan which is in-line with overall goals and objective
  • Identify opportunities to improve short and long term plans; reviewing and range planning.
  • Analyse and review previous trends and performance to enable optimum efficiency.
  • Managing the critical path
  • Provide input to inventory strategy, KPIs and operating principles.
  • Monitor business performance using reports, WSSI forecast and trade meetings.

To be successful in the role, you will have previous Merchandising/Planning experience within a blue-chip retailer with a solid management profile. The ideal individual for this role will be someone who is hands-on with an entrepreneurial & innovative attitude to drive the team forward.

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.