Senior Merchandiser - Home & Gift, Oxfordshire, £50,000 - £60,000 great benefits!
Are you a Senior Merchandiser or Merchandise Manager who is passionate about developing and motivating others? Perhaps you're looking for a new challenge where you can lead a team and be part of a fast growing business with big ambitions?
We are looking for commercially minded, experienced merchandisers, who have an excellent proven track record of dealing with product in either DIY, Home, outdoor living, gifts, fashion or food high street retailers.
Ultimately you will be responsible for the successful delivery of sales, profit and stock targets through coordinating and coaching your team members to forecast and deliver an efficient forward plan for your category. You will review the development of this forward plan, reacting to trading conditions to ensure delivery of your category strategies.
With an eye for detail, you will regularly scan the market place to understand current and emerging buying habits within your category area. Analyse data and provide an insight on range performance, identifying and recommending commercial actions where necessary.
Ensure sales and stock data are as accurate as possible, through regularly checking the robustness of the WSSI data, raising areas of concern and dealing with these accordingly.
Excellent communication is essential as you will need to initiate and build strong relationships with suppliers, trading teams and merchandisers, making sure your forward plan is fully implemented and runs successfully and as smoothly as possible.
What qualities will you need to show, to be successful in this retail Senior Merchandiser - Home & Gift role?
A passionate and motivating leader, who can adapt coaching styles to inspire and develop a high performing team.
An eye for detail, with the ability to think about the bigger picture, making commercial decisions to benefit the business.
Strong understanding of analysing large amounts of data and WSSI management.
If you are an experienced Merchandiser looking for an exciting new challenge, please apply today! Senior Merchandiser - Home & Gift