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Assistant Merchandiser - Menswear

Assistant Merchandiser - Menswear

Posted 27 November 2023 by Page Personnel Secretarial & Business Support
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You will report to the Senior Merchandiser on your category and review weekly trading performance and supplier management.

Client Details

A great opportunity for an Assistant Merchandiser to a leading Multi-Channel retailer in the Greater Manchester area. They are looking to grow their Merchandising team as there are going through a period of growth.. You the Assistant Merchandiser will report to the Senior Merchandiser on your category and review weekly trading performance and supplier management


  • Provide the Merchandiser and Buyer with the previous season analysis at store and product level
  • Input into creation of the store strategy with the Merchandiser/Buyer
  • Assist in formulation of range plan at store level with the Merchandiser/Buyer
  • Work with the Merchandiser to ensure pre-scheduling meets options and range plan at store level
  • Create ratios for all buys.
  • Ensure stores are seasonally correct
  • Consolidate the supplier order books
  • Prepare weekly review of stores and product in preparation for Monday trading meeting
  • Identify priority stores for the week, review and propose actions.New / Re-fit Stores - Analysis of performance
  • Over / Under Performing Stores
  • Over / Under Optioned Stores
  • Priority stores fed to team by management team or other function
  • Complete Retail Feedback sheets, completing required actions as well as any follow up.
  • Attend store visits from which create and execute an action plan to improve trade
  • Manage line cards in conjunction with the Merchandiser
  • Participate in the Monthly Re-forecast
  • Manage condensing of stocks and IBT's
  • Taking direction from the Merchandiser, assist retail with merchandising aids
  • Manage and monitor exception stocks on a daily basis, primarily through the GUI system
  • Plan and action new store ranges (in conjunction with pre-schedule)
  • Carry out any ad-hoc analysis as required
  • Book in new product with guidelines from the Merchandiser
  • Cost, retail and margin checks
  • Establish collaborative working relationships within Teams and across functions.
  • Deputise for the Merchandiser/Junior Merchandiser in their absence
  • Delivering Excellence Working at a consistently high standard & with enthusiasm. you work to deliver a high quality service to meet personal and team expectations.
  • Responsibility (Delivers results) Take ownership of your work and use your initiative to deliver. Take responsibility for your own actions & decisions
  • Team Work You work with others to reach a common goal; sharing information, supporting colleagues and searching out expertise and solutions from relevant stakeholders.
  • Leadership You lead by example through your behaviours and professional approach to work; inspiring your colleagues and driving for results.
  • Communication You communicate clearly and concisely, ensuring that the message is understood by all.


  • Currently a established Merchandise Assistant , Senior Merchandise Admin Assistant, Assistant Merchandiser, or similar
  • Highly numerate and strong commercial focus
  • Ideally experience managing / developing Merchandise Assistant, Assistant Merchandiser or similar
  • Excellent communication skills

Job Offer

  • Group Company Discount of 25%
  • Pension Scheme With 3% Employer & 5% Employee Contributions (8% Total)
  • Life Assurance Of 1* Annual Salary
  • Discounted Membership At Gyms
  • In-House Training & Development Programmes
  • Staff Sales
  • Free Onsite Parking
  • Onsite Canteen
  • Opportunities To Progress Throughout The Wider Business

Assistant Merchandiser - Menswear

Assistant Merchandiser - Menswear

Assistant Merchandiser - Menswear

Required skills

  • Inventory
  • Reports
  • Retail
  • Sales
  • Stock
  • Excel
  • Assistant Merchandiser
  • Intake
  • Senior Merchandise Admin Assistant

Reference: 51694015

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