Are you a confident, highly analytical but creative Merchandiser with a real passion for customers and do you thrive in a fast paced environment?
Do you want to be part of a business which is going through huge growth, meaning future opportunities are fantastic?
Based in Surrey, our client is a growing business with an expanding footprint and a vast range of products, who are potentially looking for an experienced Buyer & Merchandiser (creative role) to join their team! My client will look at candidates from all backgrounds, so whether you have worked in FMCG, Homewares, Garden, Food or any other product area, we would love to hear from you.
So what does this retail Buyer & Merchandiser (creative role) involve?
As Merchandiser you will be responsible for taking the category strategy and translating this into a forecast and managing performance to achieve delivery of sales, profit and stock targets.
Through a strong understanding of the market place and the customers buying trends, you will be inclusive of this when developing the forward plan, whilst ensuring the delivery of the agreed category strategy.
By being commercially aware of trading conditions, gathering information from sales, stock forward planning and analysing trading performance, you will make recommendations for adaptations for the plan where necessary, to ensure the successful delivery of sales and profit targets.
You will be accountable for raising any cause for concern, making sure all stock data and sales are accurate, through managing and continually updating the WSSI data.
Ensure the forward plan is fully implemented by collaborating with trading colleagues and suppliers, making sure stock requirements are achieved.
If you are an experienced Buyer and/or Merchandiser looking for a creative role, please do get in touch! Buyer & Merchandiser (creative role)