Merchandising Assistant £27K BAFTA winning E-commerce retailer North London

Posted 5 June by GradBay
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Our client is the largest and longest-established fancy dress retailer and costume hire company in the UK.

They are looking for a highly motivated candidate to join the Ecommerce team to grow their Marketplace strategy and become an integral part of a well-established and growing business.

The Job

To assist in the running of the Merchandising department by ensuring that the right stock is available for customers to purchase.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Ensuring that the database and line detail are kept up to date by adding new products and associated product information and deleting off old lines.
  • Creating, amending & closing purchase orders.
  • Acting as the main day to day contact for suppliers and our warehouse.
  • Managing the delivery schedule and ensuring that stock arrives in a timely manner.
  • Resolving any delivery or stock issues with suppliers.
  • Allocating new stock and running daily replenishment to stores. Managing any ad hoc stock requests.
  • Providing stock and product information to Customer Services, the web team and stores.
  • Producing weekly Merchandising reports.
  • Producing and updating printed pages for the store books.
  • Any other tasks as reasonably requested. These may include, but are not limited to, providing cover in the on-site store, assisting at trade shows and helping the warehouse over their peak period (Halloween)

Who fits the bill?

  • Experience in a merchandising/purchasing environment.
  • Strong Excel skills.
  • Excellent attention to detail.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Good numeric skills - comfortable working with figures.
  • Highly organised and a logical thinker.
  • Ability to understand processes and systems quickly.
  • Ability to manage and prioritise workload.
  • Strong team player - happy to "pitch in".

Required skills

  • Administrative
  • Communication Skills
  • Data Entry
  • Merchandising
  • Excel

Reference: 38063893

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