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Junior Merchandiser

Location:

Greater Manchester

Job Reference:

OHR/JM/186

Salary:

Up to £32,000 plus bonus

Job Type:

Permanent

Job Hours:

Full time

Job Description:

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a very successful and thriving international retail business as a Junior Merchandiser. The company is expanding rapidly as a result of its success to date and if you would like the opportunity to bring your commerciality and eye for numbers to a place where you can make your mark and develop your career then this could be the right opportunity for you.

This role would ideally suit an experienced Assistant Merchandiser or Senior Assistant Merchandiser who is looking for their next step-up, or someone currently working at Junior Merchandiser level.

The role...

You will be responsible for leading the team to deliver sales, markdown, stock, intake and profit plans and working along the Senior Merchandiser and Buyer you will create the strategy for the department. You'll use your Merchandising skills to prepare and present regular feedback to the Buying team regarding current performance as well as emerging trends in order to maximise sales. You will ensure that the WSSI is updated with the buy plan and that the KPI's are signed off as well as seasonally planning at Category/Season level with the Buyer to submit a plan which reflect the best possible mix of product to deliver the KPI's.

About you...

You will have experience as either a Senior Assistant Merchandiser, experienced Assistant Merchandiser or Junior Merchandiser who is working within the retail industry. The ideal candidate will be extremely numerate with a keen eye for detail, have strong communication skills and be someone with a huge passion for product.