Junior Merchandiser

Our client a womenswear online business has achieved huge growth over the last 2 years and now are in need of 2 Assistant/junior Merchandiser. This is an exciting opportunity for an ambitious Assistant/Junior Merchandiser to join a fast paced fashion team and help take the company to the next level.

The ideal candidate will ideally have experience in a fast fashion.

North West – Manchester Region

Salary £25-£30k dependant on experience

The role involves:-

  • Working alongside the Buying/QA and Marketing team to deliver the products/collections in line with the critical path key dates and key marketing dates.
  • Trading the Department daily to highlight potential repeat opportunities and managing under-performance
  • Producing and maintaining all range plans, sales reports and category analysis
  • Highlighting opportunity/risk from sales reports and analysis
  • Have weekly intake meetings with Marketing to update on product availability
  • Liaise with Distribution Centre/Suppliers and Imports to ensure stock is available on time 
  • Producing ad-hoc analysis to ensure sales maximised
  • Produce availability reports for product/brochure launches.

Key Experience, Skills & Abilities

Experience in trading a Department to maximise sales 

Excellent Excel skills

The ability to problem solve under pressure in a fun fast paced environment.

Enjoys change, open to new ways of working.

Identifies new ways of working that fit the business as it continues to grow.

Able to take responsibility and make decisions.

Strong communication skills with all departments and levels is imperative.

Effective time management and the ability to prioritise

Understands/ has experience with the test and repeat ecommerce buying model.