Merchandise Admin Assistant

£18000 - £20000

Buying and Merchandising

South East

Retail

Permanent

14755/001_1568908607

Job Description

If you are interested in an entry level position into retail merchandising, this may be the perfect role for you.

Our client is an online UK-based retailer located in the South East. They are a growing business with an expanding footprint. They have a clear pathway for progression meaning excellent opportunities for the future, therefore it's a great time to join this business as a Merchandising Assistant.

So what does this Merchandising Assistant role involve?

As Merchandising Assistant you will pay close attention to the industry market, understanding and analysing your customers' buying habits and trends, in order to understand your target market's needs and wants.

The Merchandising Assistant will work closely with a range of colleagues and suppliers, managing feedback and meeting the requirements of the forward plan and the offering of a consistent product line for customers.

What qualities will you need for this role?

  • A willingness to learn new things and an excitement for progression

  • Good understanding of Excel and a passion for interpreting numbers.

  • A keen interest in product and the product cycle, for example, ordering product, getting product in, tracking sales and replenishing stock

  • You will be commercially aware and have a drive for results and have experience analysing data.

  • Highly organised and accurate in everything you do, with the ability to meet targets at pace.

  • Show an understanding of the retail market and influence ideas for optimising performance.

  • Confident in communicating with a diverse team.

  • Positive approach to work and getting the job done!