Assistant Merchandiser

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Bingley, West Yorkshire | Ref: BBBH12729

£21000 - £24000 per annum + Additional Benefits

Role Profile

Our client, a leading multi-channel retailer based in West Yorkshire, are looking for a driven Assistant Merchandiser to join their growing team.

You will work as part of the product team reporting into the Merchandiser, assisting in planning and delivering departmental KPI's with a key focus on stock KPI's.

Responsibilities include:

  • Reviewing stock requirements to sku level
  • Ensuring stocks are optimised by managing over stocks and well as under stocks
  • Placing and chasing all initial and repeat orders as agreed with merchandiser
  • Confirming orders with suppliers
  • Manage 'to follow' file by chasing and prioritising purchase orders and completing weekly reporting
  • Carry out weekly reviews to monitor demand and ensure all information is accurate
  • Ensure all orders are delivered on time and take action where required
  • Identify airfreight where needed taking a commercial view of requirements to maximise service
  • Develop a good relationship with the warehouse, working together to ensure business priorities are communicated and carried out

Essential Skills and Qualities:

  • Ambition and potential to develop to be a merchandiser
  • Down to earth and a team player
  • Pro active with the ability to question, challenge and initiate change whilst still being aligned with the business goals
  • Highly numerate
  • Demonstrate an excellent experience to date in merchandising including stock management, assisting merchandiser in dept level tasks and understanding of the merchandiser role.
  • Highly organised and have excellent attention to detail
  • Passionate about product
  • Preferably educated to degree level
  • Have excellent excel skills

Client information

Your new employer is a leading multi-channel retailer based in West Yorkshire.

Remuneration

Upto 24k + Benefits

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