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Branch Merchandiser

Job Title: Branch Merchandiser
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + DOE + Benefits Package
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q93749
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 28, 2013 15:57

Job Description

The opportunity has arisen for an experienced Branch Merchandiser to join the head office team of this global fashion business. With a loyal customer base and actively trading in over 70 different countries, this is an exciting time to join an already successful retail business. Reporting in to the Head of Merchandising, you will take accountability for all stock management, ensuring that products are allocated correctly, in line with business needs and sales demands. As Branch Merchandiser, your key responsibilities will include: * Identifying new sales opportunities across the UK market, ensuring that the correct stock packages are available, in order to drives sales and profit. * Completing all necessary reporting - allowing you to present your findings in weekly trade meetings to your colleagues. * Overseeing a team of more junior branch merchandisers; assisting with their development and individual career progression. * Building strong working relationships with fellow teams including Buying, Merchandising and Operations - ensuring that communication is maintain throughout trading. * Regularly reviewing processes, identifying areas of potential improvement and resolving any stock issues which may arise. The successful candidate will: * Currently be working as a Junior Branch Merchandiser, or already at Branch Merchandiser level, within a fast moving retail head office. * Have a strong interest in fashion, with an appreciation for design led, high quality products. * Be a highly analytical character, with the ability to handle large amounts of data and translate these in to clear and commercial observations. * Have previous management experience, and therefore capable of successfully managing a small team. * Be eager to continue their career within Branch Merchandising, and have a desire to work for a growing fashion name. This is a great role for those currently within Branch Merchandising and keen to take on their next career move. Reporting in to the Head of, and working closely with other key head office teams you will gain great exposure and autonomy across your area. In return for your hard work and dedication you will receive an attractive salary and benefits package along with the opportunity to build a long standing and progressive career within the team. 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.