Junior Merchandiser & Merchandiser

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Liverpool, Merseyside | Ref: BBBH23120

£28000 - £40000 per annum

Role Title
Junior Merchandiser & Merchandiser
£28-40k depending on level of experience

Role Profile
Our client, a market leading and rapidly expanding retailer, is looking to appoint several Junior Merchandisers and Merchandisers to take ownership of several departments each, joining their lively head office team based in Liverpool. Your experience in strategic planning and forecasting and FOB importing from the Far East will allow you to hit the ground running in this fast-paced and exciting role. This position will ideally suit an established Assistant Merchandiser or Junior Merchandiser ready to take a step up or someone in a similar level merchandising or demand planning role looking to join an ambitious business consistently growing YoY. This is a fantastic opportunity for a hardworking and enthusiastic individual to join a dynamic team, working for one of the UK's fastest growing retailers.

Key Responsibilities & Accountabilities

  • Analyse line level sell through by grade of store and feed back
  • Monitor/forecast the size of range for each grade of store
  • Suggest what lines to in/exclude in lower graded stores - on a monthly basis
  • Work with Buying to understand product ranges
  • Agree and Set Minimum and Maximum trigger levels
  • Ensure new lines are going to all stores
  • Trigger ranges in new stores
  • Conduct store visits to understand space/sales/option dynamics
  • Liaise with Import Merchandisers
  • Liaise with store managers to understand trading opportunities

Skills, Experience & Personal Attributes

  • You must have experience with FOB importing from the Far East
  • Retail merchandising experience is essential
  • A reactive, forward thinker who thrives on success and has the ability to forge strong working relationships
  • Excellent Excel / IT skills
  • Good numerical / analytical ability
  • Self-motivated, self-starter who displays self-confidence and initiative
  • Can cope with multiple tasks retaining a high level of accuracy
  • Planning and Organisational skills - utilising time and prioritising to ensure deadlines are achieved
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Hardworking and flexible attitude to work, time management skills
  • Commercial awareness

£28-40k depending on level of experience

Client information
Our client is a market leading retailer based in Liverpool

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