Senior Merchandiser - FTC 12 months

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West End, London | Ref: BBBH17967

£50000 - £60000 per annum

Senior Merchandiser - Multi Category

12 Month FTC


Role Profile

  • Manage all aspects of inventory management and supply chain activity to ensure excellent availability within the Open To Buy Constraints

  • Broad SKU base requiring different approaches- NPD management, seasonal ranges/departments. continuity proprietary lines and own brand management.

  • Maximise availability and provide statistical analysis to determine the optimum range to achieve YOY growth and full sales potential

  • Ensures all KPIs are met for the respective departments responsible

  • Identify potential future issues and take corrective action before an issue

  • Heavily influence the strategic direction, department strategy and ranging architecture

  • Development and coaching of immediate team of Merchandisers

  • Effectively manage an OTB budget across continuity and seasonal lines through.

  • Planning sufficient margins within seasonal lines so we have sufficient markdown budget to clear EOS as needed.

  • Project Management of Ad Hoc events / pop-up shops / opportunities / etc. related to respective area

Skills & Experience

Candidates should currently be Merchandisers or Senior Merchandisers

7 - 10 years' Merchandising experience would be essential.

They should possess strong analytical skills, drive change, look at different ways of working, strong influencing skills, good communication skills at all levels, leadership, motivational and coaching skills are necessary

Client information

My client, a well known Luxury retailer, is looking for an experience Senior Merchandiser to join their team. The idea candidate will have experience across a multitude of categories.

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