Are you a confident and analytical Assistant/Junior Merchandiser and looking for an exciting new challenge with a growing retailer?
Do you enjoy analysing data to make important decisions in a fast paced retail environment?
This is a fantastic opportunity for a Merchandiser to join this expanding, well recognised retailer, based in Bournemouth. The culture is great at this business, if you are an outgoing and sociable person, this is the perfect business for you!
Applicants for this Merchandiser position will need to be comfortable and confident in managing and analysing large amounts of data, with a great understanding of excel & WSSI. You need to be a good communicator across all levels, managing effective working relationships with suppliers and trading teams.
Key Responsibilities for this Merchandiser role:
Updating the key reports on the department: WSSIs, Line Cards, Range Plans
Ordering product to fulfil sales requirements
Assisting in creating, planning and executing range changes
Close management of the Critical Path
Supporting the Merchandise Planner in all aspects of the effective running of the department
What skills and experiences will you need to be successful in this Merchandiser role?
A good understanding of Buying and Merchandising
The ability to work effectively within a team
Excellent Excel Skills
Good communication skills - working closely with Buying, Branch Merchandising, Retail Operations, Logistics and external Suppliers
A thorough approach required on forecasting and planning sales and intake across the range]