Assistant Merchandiser/Merchandiser

  • Job Reference: JS4793
  • Date Posted: 16 December 2021
  • Recruiter: u&I Search Ltd.
  • Location: Leicester
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Merchandising
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Joanne Stratton
  • Email: joannes@uandisearch.com

Job Description

Our client is a leading designer and supplier of ladies and childrens footwear providing on-trend footwear for a number of UK High Street retailers and brands. They are now looking for additional support in  Merchandising.  Open to someone who is more junior but eager to learn.

Assistant Merchandiser/Merchandiser - The Role:


- To assist the sales team in costing all products, prior to the sales team advising the customer of a price, to ensure sufficient margin is achieved.
- To process the customer order once received, raising the appropriate purchase order with suppliers/factory, 
- creating the critical path to ensure that the order is delivered on time to the customer
- liaise with the technical team to ensure all the appropriate testing is carried out on the product.
- Liaise with the customer to get samples signed off prior to production, ensuring the product is of merchantable quality
- Ensuring all prices offered to customers have been properly costed with the appropriate margin achieved
- Agreeing production schedules with the factories to ensure the goods are delivered on time
- Liaising with the Technical Team to ensure all testing is completed
- Liaising with the customer to ensure the critical path is being adhered too

Assistant Merchandiser/Merchandiser - The Candidate

- Ability to establish and maintain good working relationships 
- Ability to plan and prioritise workload, managing customer expectations
- Would consider a more junior candidate willing to learn.

Assistant Merchandiser/Merchandiser - The Package

- Competitive, dependant on experience

Due to the anticipated interest in this role only short listed candidates will be contacted.
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