Brand Merchandiser

  • Job Reference: JS4757
  • Date Posted: 10 September 2021
  • Recruiter: u&I Search Ltd.
  • Location: Gloucestershire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Merchandising
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Joanne Stratton
  • Email: joannes@uandisearch.com

Job Description

The Company

Our client is a global brand of young fashion and childrenswear.  They are looking for a proactive Merchandiser to support, lead, manage and motivate the merchandising team.  

Brand Merchandiser - The Role:

Understanding and interpreting supplier critical path to identify any potential issues
Analysing sales through use of bible and best sellers
Monitoring shipments to ensure timely delivery into store
Complete knowledge of garment aesthetics on booked styles and managing approvals and rejections in conjunction with senior team
Preparing and checking DPL’s and invoices for sign off and update relevant systems
Prepare and understand bestsellers for weekly sales meeting and product performance
Updating and reporting on monthly launch availability
Communicate brand and customer profile and position in the market
POS sample management
Supporting all product areas of the business as required
Housekeeping for the entire department- systems, samples, approvals, and documentation. 
Competitive Shops, identifying threats and opportunities
Manage weekly progress meetings, both internal and directly with factories and hubs via telephone and video conferences.

Brand Merchandiser - The Candidate:

At least 2 years experience at Merchandiser level
Organisation and prioritisation skills
Proficient user of Microsoft packages – especially excel
Garment knowledge 
Retail/Manufacturing knowledge
Good Numeracy and understanding of figures
Exceptional written and verbal communication skills
Proficient user of Microsoft packages
Due to their beautiful but rural location, you must have your own transport

Brand Merchandiser - The Package:

Competitive depending on experience

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