Part Time Import Merchandiser

Part Time Import Merchandiser

£15-20K DOE
REF: 10880 MM

Job Description

This is a rare and unique opportunity for an experienced Import Merchandiser looking for part time role. This established sourcing business is looking for a merchandiser who has experience in raising PO’s, managing the critical path and liaising with customers and suppliers on a daily basis.

This is a fast paced role in a small team requiring drive, passion, accuracy and focus.

Import Merchandiser   – The Role:

  • Managing the critical path, ensuring all deadlines are met and hit customer standards. 
  • Communicate with suppliers and buyers
  • Reporting and resolving problems as they arise
  • Having and understanding of the products and needs of the customer
  • Developing product alongside the customer
  • Understanding and managing design brief, fits, quality, wash and construction standards 
  • Attending customer meetings and taking briefs
  • Understand and stay up to date with trends and competitor offers
  • Raising Pos and ensuring all price and delivery information is accurate. 
  • Manage the development process through the sampling, lab dips & bulk and approvals sign offs
  • Present in weekly meetings
  • Providing instructions to suppliers on any airfreights and ensuring that compensation is agreed  
  • Approving and negotiating cost prices and shipments.

Import Merchandiser   - The Candidate

  • Relevant qualifications
  • Experience within a similar role is essential
  • Experience in a customer facing role is required
  • Proven in negotiation and time management ability
  • Trouble-shooter with decision making skills 
  • Organised and analytical
  • Advanced PC skills

Please apply with your updated CV to k.barksby@peoplemarketing.co.uk

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