Overview

Analysis weekly/monthly/yearly sales to identify trends.
Working with Key Account Execs/Managers to ensure their customer forecast/requirements are met.Client Details

A market leading textile business in the Greater Manchester office. They design and produce textiles for the Bedroom, living room etc. They have a great reputation in the industry with a number of long service employees. As a business they are a SEDEX AB member. Ethical Sourcing and sustainability is very important to them, some of the actions they are taking include, responsibly sourced cotton, recycled polyester and removal of single use plastic from supply chain. The Branded team are looking to add to their team and are looking for an individual with strong excel skills and attention to detail.

Description

Analysis weekly/monthly/yearly sales to identify trends.
Working with Key Account Execs/Managers to ensure their customer forecast/requirements are met.
Distributing stocks efficiently between forecast channels to ensure all customers' requirements are met.
Keeping forecast channels on internal system accurate and up to date.
Checking and reviewing lines which have flagged as exceeding forecast quantities (PA Hold) analysing and decision making to release stock to fulfil or not.
Work with internal departments to co-ordinate stock orders for promotions.
Monitor and report on under performance and or clearance.
Raising Factory orders and collaborating with them to manage minimums/dyed fabric/Greige.
Consulting with overseas factories to ensure purchase orders are manufactured within the agreed lead-time.
Maintaining accurate lead times and minimums from factories.
Working closely with the shipping department & warehouse to optimise container fills and deliveries into our warehouse
Working closely with the warehouse to optimise correct stock in the correct location.
Using current/historical sales data/ratios to plan buys for new product ranges.
Keeping track of forward sales orders.
Planning rebuys based on forward sales orders.
Working closely with Product team to review the weekly Critical Path to ensure new season launch dates are met.
Month End Sales reports.
Issue Weekly Delivery schedule to the team, fully updated with most recent status
Issue Out of stock lines to the team, fully updated with most recent status
Highlight slow moving or aged stock.
On demand reports – as and when Managers/Directors require.
Meeting with senior management to review sku/design performance
Reviewing/analysing stock turn.
Identifying Over stock/Under stock, Good sellers/ Bad seller

Profile

High level of accuracy and attention to detail
Experience as Merchandise Assistant, Assistant Merchandiser, Import Merchandiser or similar
Strong analytical capability
Excellent organisational skills and ability to manage changing priorities
Work under own initiative
Ability to communicate to different levels in the organisationJob Offer

Free Parking + Mix of Home & Office working + 9-5 Monday to Friday with an hour for lunch, 35 hrs per week

Stock Controller / Merchandiser – Homeware

Stock Controller / Merchandiser – Homeware

Stock Controller / Merchandiser – Homeware

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