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Merchandiser - Maternity Cover

Merchandiser - Maternity Cover

Posted 5 April by Page Group Easy Apply Ended

Exciting temporary maternity cover for an online Lingerie Retailer, it's a great opportunity to challenge yourself and get experience in and gain experience in a fantastic online retailer with an a great office culture.

Client Details

Our client is an online Lingerie/Swimwear Retailer who pride themselves on the quality of service they give their customers. They're currently looking for a Merchandiser for a temporary contract looking after branded and own brand swim (growth area), lingerie and nightwear.

Description

The Merchandiser will be responsible for the following:

  • Monitoring range plans and trading plans to ensure optimum stock levels are achieved and OTB is maximised at all times.
  • Working closely with the buying team to build a commercial range which not only meets business targets and budgets, but also customer's expectations.
  • Developing detailed range plans with appropriate product phasing to ensure availability is maximised and to minimise terminal stock.
  • Maximising in-season trading opportunities to ensure optimum trading and profitability. Reacting to trading activity suggesting markdowns and promotions where appropriate.

Profile

The successful candidate will need the following skills:

  • A strong understanding of Own Brand product is essential, and experience in working with Brands is also ideal but not compulsory
  • Knowledge and experience planning and trading your own department, including forecasting and OTB management responsibilities.
  • Team player with a positive 'can-do' attitude
  • Highly organised with excellent attention to detail
  • Ability to multi-task and meet simultaneous tight deadlines
  • Results driven
  • Strong problem-solver and project-manager who has the ability to translate analytic data into strategic ideas
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to work cross-functionally.
  • Strong commercial awareness and the ability to react appropriately to in-season trading.

Job Offer

Competitive Salary

Required skills

  • Merchandiser

Reference: 34838519

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