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Assistant Merchandiser

Job Title: Assistant Merchandiser
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Essex, Essex
Industry:
Salary: £26000.00 - £29000.00 per annum
REF: BBBH9810
Contact Name: Tessa Woodhead
Contact Email: tessawoodhead@castuk.com
Job Published: 3 months ago

Job Description

Assistant Merchandiser

North East London

£26,000-£29,000

Role profile

Cast UK are currently recruiting for a Assistant Merchandiser for a leading fast paced Fashion Retailer who are at the forefront of their market. The Assistant Merchandiser will be passionate about design, product and their customer. They are looking for an ambitious and driven individual who has a genuine interest in the latest trends.

Responsibilities

  • The key responsibility of this Assistant Merchandiser role is to take ownership of a key category within the business
  • Working within a small merchandising team on a key area of the business
  • Developing and supporting more junior members of the team
  • Reporting into the Senior Merchandiser
  • Taking some responsibility for maximising sales and profits within a key category of the business
  • Taking some responsibility for analysing category KPI's, planning future season and working closely with store networks
  • You will liaise across all internal departments (Buying, Marketing and Design)
  • You will also be responsible for and maintaining relationships with key suppliers

Skills and Experience

  • You will be currently working as an Assistant Merchandiser
  • Previous experience working in a fast paced Head Office environment
  • Previous experience of working with and supporting Junior members of the team
  • Management of key category area within the business
  • Proven experience of working with internal departments such as Buying and Design
  • Must have previous experience working in a trend driven environment
  • Must be driven and ambitious with a great personality!

Company Details

My client is a leading fashion retailer who is at the forefront of their market

Cast UK is a leading executive consultancy, providing national recruitment solutions to both clients and candidates. Specialising in Procurement, Buying, Supply Chain, and Logistics, each member of our specialist team has a professional background specific to their recruiting sector. With this unique insight and knowledge, our consultants are able to place individuals from trainee through to main board. For more information on Cast UK and a complete list of all of our current vacancies, please visit www.castuk.com