Fashion Retail Merchandiser - Greater Manchester

Fashion Retail Merchandiser - Greater Manchester

£20k - 25k per year
REF: 10445 2KK

Job Description

Are you an Allocator looking for the next step in your career? Perhaps an Online Merchandiser looking to add to your skillset and work across a branded website and also physical stores. Or maybe you are an Assistant Merchandiser currently and seeking an exciting new challenge?

Get in touch!

My client is a womenswear retailer providing the high street with high quality, affordable ladies fashion, through its 150 stores and a fantastic website. The team here is friendly and welcoming; a ’job for life’ for the right person who is looking to progress within a fantastic fashion business.

Fashion Retail Merchandiser – The Role

  • Making sure products appear in the right store at the right time in the right quantities
  • Update and forecast the WSSI
  • Review Sales and Top/Bottom selling lines etc., in order to suggest markdowns, grade changes and repeat buys
  • Work closely with the Allocator to ensure timely and effective intake management
  • Forecast trends and plan stock levels
  • Undertake Store visits, building relationships with stores to enable two way feed-back, on a regular basis
  • Work with the other Merchandisers, Area Managers and VM Manager on store grading and customer profiling
  • Monitoring stock performances, setting prices, budgeting and costing
  • Making commercial decisions using the available company reports (bestseller/slow sellers etc.) and potentially recognising need for new, additional reports if required
  • Overseeing delivery and distribution of stock

Fashion Retail Assistant Merchandiser – The Candidate

  • Ideal candidate with have a solid industry experience, within Retail Merchandising or Allocating
  • Must have strong analytical skills
  • Must be able to work with numbers effortlessly
  • Must be commercial and able to plan and organise well
  • Must be IT literate and with sold understanding of Microsoft Excel
  • Multitasking in a fast paced working environment
  • Be an effective communicator
  • Able to learn quickly
  • Must be from a fashion background

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