Assistant Merchandiser (Fashion) - London - up to £28k - Fast-paced, Growing Business
Assistant Merchandiser (Fashion) - London - up to £28k - Fast-paced, Growing Business. This is a great opportunity for an experienced Assistant Merchandiser to join a market leading business that is known for the quality of its product and service, currently investing heavily into it's online proposition. The position would involve multi-channel product lifecycle planning and forecasting with the support and development of an Allocator.
What does the Assistant Merchandiser (Fashion) role involve?
Plan and place orders for new lines according to agreed forecasts and phasing.
Provide weekly summary of performance within areas of responsibility, relating to sales, stock, profit and promotions and markdown versus budget and last year.
Plan and place re-orders for all core and new lines to maintain agreed range and Division sales, cover and stock targets and to maintain a credible offer.
Liaise with the warehouse to ensure that inbound and outbound priorities are set according to Category plans.
Maintain Weekly Stock Sales and Intake forecasts(WSSI).
Partner with the buying teams to create seasonal strategies for departments relating to all KPI'S.
Provide historical analysis to develop planning forecasts for areas of responsibility.
Ensure product is allocated to the right level and within OTB boundaries.
Actively partake in stock risk assessment and terminal stock actions.
Essential Skills and experience required for this Assistant Merchandiser (Fashion) role:
You will have experience at Assistant Merchandiser level, online experience would be preferable.
You will be a natural problem solver with an efficient and methodical approach to work, who thrives in a fast-paced environment.
Highly numerate and analytical with attention to detail and great Excel skills.
Strong communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to build and maintain relationships with internal stakeholders.
A strong team player, motivated to learn and progress in their career.
Calm within a fast-paced environment.
If you are an Assistant Merchandiser and looking for role that provides challenge and flexibility, please get in touch today!