Junior Merchandiser

  • Job Reference: JS4691
  • Date Posted: 26 May 2021
  • Recruiter: u&I Search Ltd.
  • Location: Midlands
  • 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 Junior merchandiser to provide first class support for the product team. You must be up for a challenge, have experience in working with and developing a merchandising team, and enjoy a fast paced, exciting, environment.

Junior 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 deliver y 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.

Junior Merchandiser - The Candidate:

• Exceptional written and verbal communication skills
• Organisation and prior itisation skills
• Proficient user of Microsoft packages
• Garment knowledge
• Retail/Manufacturing knowledge
• Good Numeracy and understanding of figures
• Due to our beautiful but rural location, you must have your own transport

Junior Merchandiser - The Package:

- Competitive depending on experience

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