Overview

Manage your own department and play a key role in trading and driving profit and margin.

Plan product ranges in conjunction with the Buying team and deliver a commercially viable range across both Home Shopping and Retail divisions

Client Details

A multi-channel retailer in the Altrincham area. Starting out as a sports kit business they have expanded over the last 40 years into both ladies and men's, more so recently into Homeware. The business are known for their friendly office culture and internal promotion opportunities.

Description

Manage your own department and play a key role in trading and driving profit and margin.
Plan product ranges in conjunction with the Buying team and deliver a commercially viable range across both Home Shopping and Retail divisions.
Analyse sales and prepare sales forecasts and figures for new ranges.
Optimise the sales and profitability of designated product areas.
Liaise with suppliers and distributors.
Ensure all buys are placed and stock arrives as planned.
Identify production and supply difficulties and deal with any problems or delays as they arise.
Control stock levels based on forecasts for the season.
Monitor slow sellers, and take action to reduce prices or set promotions as necessary.Profile

Currently be at Senior Merchandise Admin Assistant , Assistant Merchandiser or similar
Possess strong numeracy and literacy skills with proven experience of using MS Office computer packages, particularly Excel
Show excellent analytical skills and a highly organised approach to work.
Be able to communicate effectively, both written and verbal.Job Offer

25 days holiday rising to 30 (plus bank holidays) + 50% staff discount + Holiday Purchase Scheme + Pension scheme + Health Cash plan + Free parking + Mix of Home & Office working + Development towards a progressive career

Assistant Merchandiser – Own Brand

Assistant Merchandiser – Own Brand

Assistant Merchandiser – Own Brand

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