Assistant Merchandiser / Merchandiser

Preston, Lancashire | Ref: BBBH31569

£25000 - £35000 per annum

Assistant Merchandiser / Merchandiser
Near Preston
£25,000 - £35,000 (salary depending on experience)

Role Profile

Our client is a highly successful retail business experiencing significant growth, and they are now looking to appoint a Merchandiser and Assistant Merchandiser to join their team in the Preston area.

Playing a key part within the merchandising team, you will be a driven and quick-thinking Junior Merchandiser or Merchandiser with a proven track record of driving merchandising strategy to maximise sales revenue and achieve optimal sales margins.

This is a great time to join this growing business as there will be plenty of scope for development going forward.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Planning and establishing optimum product ranges to ensure continued sales growth
  • Analysing and forecasting sales for all product categories
  • Reporting on margin and sales performance across all products
  • Managing all aspects of inventory management, working closely with the Inventory team to plan optimal stock levels
  • Working alongside the Buying team to ensure product availability

Skills and Experience

The successful candidate will demonstrate:

  • 2 years' experience in a merchandising role
  • Proven track record in managing stock, replenishment, forecasting and range planning
  • Excellent Excel skills with strong numerical and analytical ability
  • High level of organisation skills, with the ability to prioritise multiple tasks and deadlines
  • Planning and organisational skills, prioritising multiple tasks to ensure deadlines are achieved

Client

Our client is a successful retail business going through an exciting period of growth and expansion.

Remuneration

£25,000 to £35,000 depending on experience

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