Brand Merchandising Manager

  • 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 Senior Merchandiser to support, lead, manage and motivate the merchandising team.  

Brand Merchandising Manager - The Role:

Manage guide and lead the team of merchandisers within the Brand
Set and manage department strategy to deliver company objectives.
Responsible for department budgets and achieved margin.
Manage the team to ensure critical path deadlines are met.
Develop the team ensuring relevant training and succession planning.
Able to influence at all levels, being an advocate for the team across the business.
Manage product life cycle from concept, through to design, production, delivery, sales and discontinuation.
Reporting on monthly launch availability
Communicate brand and customer profile and position in the market
Supporting all product areas of the business as required

Brand Merchandising Manager - The Candidate:

At least 5 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 Merchandising Manager - The Package:

Competitive depending on experience

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