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Assistant Stock Manager - Garden

Job Title: Assistant Stock Manager - Garden
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Salisbury
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q92926
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
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Job Published: August 15, 2013 11:01

Job Description

Exciting opportunity has arisen within the Home, Garden and outdoor division for a Assistant Department Manager within Plants to work along the General Store Manager & Department Manager . This ultimate role is to optimise this department by driving sales & minimising wastage to provide a great Department for your customers. This ultimate role is to optimise this department by driving sales & minimising wastage through the mointoring of the stock processes. Your role is focusing on the Product, Stock movement & Availability within the Garden division. Working within their Plant & Garden department, you will: * Oversee the stock control and replenishment * Manage the product prices * Monitor sales trends (including slow moving stock) and profit and present reports * Supervise the department team, ensuring that each member’s potentials are utilised and maximised * Being involved in the ordering of stock with the Category Manager * Visual merchandising of product – to give this biggest impact * Leadership of people on department The ideal candidate will have the following qualifications: * Working experience in a similar Stock Control or Product Manager role (ideally in fashion) * Monitoring Sales & Availability targets * Analysing sales trends * Strong communication and leadership skills * Highly motivated and has initiative * Proactive and a team player For this crucial post, the rewards are beyond the usual competitive salary package, but an opportunity to further develop as a professional and have a large influence in an exciting new workplace. If you think that you are qualified for this position, please send us your CV. If you feel that you are the right candidate, please apply with an up to date copy of your CV quoting the reference Q92926. 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.