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Junior Merchandiser

Job Title: Junior Merchandiser
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Essex, Essex
Industry:
Salary: £22000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
REF: BBBH9810A
Contact Name: Tessa Woodhead
Contact Email: tessawoodhead@castuk.com
Job Published: 5 months ago

Job Description

Junior Merchandiser

Essex
£28,000-£35,000

Role profile
Cast UK are currently recruiting for a Junior Merchandiser for a leading Fashion Retailer who are at the forefront of their market. The Junior 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 Junior 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 responsibility for maximising sales and profits within a key category of the business
* Taking 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 a Junior Merchandiser or be a Assistant Merchandiser looking for their next step
* 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