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Job Title: Merchandiser
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: £0 - £10K Per Annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q87927
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 06, 2012 18:33

Job Description

A well known fashion retailer is currently seeking an experienced Merchandiser to join their dynamic Head Office team based in Central London. Key duties to include: * Providing accurate sales forecasts to identify stock requirements * Presenting the WSSI within the regular product performance reviews; speaking both departmentally and to further colleagues * Managing all promotional and markdown activity * Working alongside the allocations team to ensure that optimum stock levels are in store * Identifying both key market & fashion trends to maintain a detailed understanding of both current and future sales * Conducting regular range plan reviews with the buyers to reflect changes in sales / trends The successful candidate will have: * Experience working at Junior Merch/Merchandiser level, within a retail, volume driven, environment * Good teamwork skills, along with a willingness to participate in team tasks and assist with the development of more junior staff * Strong communication skills and confidence when presenting findings to other collegues and management * Flair for generating and recognizing imaginative, innovative ideas and solutions which have commercial gain The successful candidate should be educated to degree level, with considerable existing experience at merchandiser level. If you believe you have what it takes to lead a large team in a fast-paced environment, please apply now.