Assistant Merchandiser (6 month FTC) - South West London - up to £28k. This a fantastic opportunity for an Assistant Merchandiser looking to secure a role with a market leading retailer with a broad product range and a strong reputation for the quality of their service. This is a great opportunity for an analytical and commercially minded Assistant Merchandiser who enjoys building and maintaining relationships and has the ability to see the bigger picture.
Within this Assistant Merchandiser role you will:
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.
What qualities will you need for this Assistant Merchandiser role?
Excellent inter-personal skills.
Professional, organised, methodical and efficient.
Advanced Planning and analytical skills.
Promotes personal credibility through working productively.
Works independently with effective time management.
To show a willingness to learn and self-develop.
If you are an Assistant Merchandiser and looking for role that provides challenge and flexibility, please get in touch today!