Assistant Merchandiser- Childrenswear

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North London, London | Ref: BBBH18744

Up to £25000.00 per annum

Assistant Merchandiser- Childrenswear
Role Profile

  • Work closely with the Buying team on range planning plans as well as planning packs
  • Follow company brief as per product classification with Buyer.
  • Carry out analysis based on range build to include supplier, margin, price structure, attributes.
  • Take into account in the market difference, from demand to SKU and price.
  • Monitor & plan the WSSI. Production plan key lines. Fabric backing proposals. Responsible for overseeing purchase order process. Analyse and stay aware of competitor market.
  • Input into Monday trade analysis. Identify risks/opportunities and propose actions to Merchandiser with awareness of KPIs. Trade web - sort orders/CTS changes and cross sells. Re-forecast WSSI. Re-forecast line flows. Review freight methods. Ensure repeat information is accurately recorded - rolling repeats, range plan. Review in stock and fill rate through season and propose action Manage fabric Propose promotions and sale.
  • Awareness of critical path and impact to changes in delivery dates. Highlight issues to Merchandiser, propose action Attend & chair CP meetings in rotation with buying team Oversee the MAA's management of the delivery schedule, backorder and KPI reports and all customer dates.

Skills & Experience

  • 1 year experience in a similar role
  • Numerate, analytical
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Proficient in Excel

Client information

My client is a well known British lifestyle retailer looking for an enthusiastic and passionate Assistant Merchandiser to join their London based head office.

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