Assistant Merchandiser / Junior Merchandiser.
Assistant Merchandiser up to £35,000
Lifestyle Retailer South West
Are you looking for a new role as an Assistant Merchandiser or Junior Merchandiser? If you have 6 months experience at Assistant Merchandiser level or are an experienced Assistant Merchandiser looking for a step up then this could be the role for you.
Zachary Daniels are working with a lifestyle retailer who are looking to expand their talent across the merchandising area on womenswear and menswear.
Working as an integral part of the merchandising team as an Assistant Merchandiser you will be working closely with the senior merchandising team and stakeholders to drive profitability for your departments.
The role of an Assistant Merchandiser involves:
Working closely with your merchandiser on seasonal planning for the department
Formulating a departmental strategy analysing historical/current trading and lessons learnt
Creating a departmental OTB framework to fulfil retail and wholesale sales potential
Playing an instrumental part in range builds and buys to create the optimum product mix
Working closely with peers across head office and senior stakeholders presenting in relevant meetings
Undertaking volume and margin forecasts, placing orders that fulfil stock allocation
Managing and updating the WSSI to forecast sales and highlight any risks or opportunities
Managing/mentoring junior team membersThe successful Assistant Merchandiser will have gained experience in a similar role within a retailer and be ready for a new challenge. Effective communication and numerical skills are a must for any successful Assistant Merchandisers/Junior Merchandisers.
Zachary Daniels specialises in recruiting for fashion head office positions - please visit our website for more roles.