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Merchandise Manager - Central London - Great Career Progression

£50000 - £55000

Buying and Merchandising





Job Description

Merchandise Manager - Central London - Fantastic Career Prospects.

This is a fantastic opportunity for a Merchandise Manager or Senior Merchandiser looking to make the next step in their career to join a market leading retailer with a reputation for the quality of its product and service. This is an excellent opportunity for a customer focused Merchandising Manger with experience in leading and developing multi-channel Merchandising teams and the ability to see the bigger picture.

As Merchandising Manager you will:

  • Inspire and lead your team, using a range of management styles to develop and motivate your team to achieve the best possible results for your category.
  • 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. 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.

Essential Skills and experience required for this Merchandise Manager role:

  • At least 1 years experience in management of Merchandisers/Assistant Merchandisers, ideally within a fashion retailer with an online and bricks and mortar proposition.
  • A passionate and motivating leader, who can adapt coaching styles to inspire and develop a high performing team.
  • Experience in Project management and the ability to plan on a broader scale, to tight deadlines.
  • 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 a Senior Merchandiser looking to take the next step in your career or an experienced Merchandising Manager, looking for a change, please get in touch!


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