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Preston, Lancashire | Ref: BBBH17476

£18000.00 - £20000 per annum

Role Title
£18-20k - 12-month FTC

Role Profile
Our client, an established homeware/ seasonal retailer based in Preston, is looking for a Merchandiser to join them on a 12-month FTC. This established business has ambitious plans for further growth and there is the possibility the position could become permanent. This position will ideally suit someone with experience in a similar role or a recent graduate with a relevant business-related degree, who is analytical and possesses excellent communication and ICT skills, particularly Microsoft Excel. This is a fantastic opportunity for a bright and driven individual to have autonomy in their role and join a friendly and down to earth team. Due to the location of the business it is essential that you drive and own a vehicle.


  • Run weekly trade reports, conducting an in-depth analysis of findings & monitoring performance
  • Forecasting and planning stock levels
  • Keeping track of company spend, adhering to the budget
  • Maintain delivery schedule
  • Rebuys
  • Updating website with out of stock products & new products
  • Stock analysis
  • Awareness of competition and trends
  • Maintaining stock exit plan, targeting lines that need to be cleared

Skills, Experience & Personal Attributes

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Strong IT skills, particularly Excel
  • Ability to work as part of a team as well as on own initiative
  • Organised and able to prioritise workload
  • Excellent time keeping

Client information
Our client is an established Homeware/ Seasonal retailer

£18-20k depending on experience

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