Junior MERCHANDISER - FASHION /HOMEWARES -LONDON

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
London
Salary
30000.00 - 35000.00 GBP Annual + BENEFITS
Posted
12 Jan 2019
Closes
09 Feb 2019
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
GLOBAL FASHION AND HOMEWARES RETAILER SEEKS BRIGHT, NUMERATE MERCHANDISER TO JOIN THEIR HEAD OFFICE TEAM.AMAZING OPPORTUNITY FOR A CAREER IN FASHION WITH THIS RENOWNED BRAND

My Client is a global fashion and homewares retailer who is enjoying a period of unprecedented success. as a result they are looking for a merchandiser to join their Head Office team in London.
Working within the Merchandise department you will be responsible for ;

•Create the product and financial strategy to meet company strategic objectives

Establish the departmental strategy and financial parameters that ensure the range meets the company's strategic objectives.

Formulate a commercial roomset strategy that will deliver true choice to the customer.

Lead and develop the team in order to create a positive environment, which delivers the department objectives.

Foster strong working relationships with immediate team and planning, central administration & franchise, so as to deliver the Home Furnishings Strategy.

•Range Planning from department level down to category and sub category

•Manage sales and stock, to maximise profit and minimise terminal stock

Manage the WSSI and Net Margin Phasing, directing OTB into areas of potentialisation and minimising areas of risk.

Control stock, markdown and commitment in order to maximise product, whilst achieving planned stock levels and terminal stock targets.
•Manage availability from supplier to stores and franchisees

Oversee that there is sufficient availability from suppliers, to satisfy customer demand and in-store display, in line with WSSI forecasts.

Management Activities
Ensure all team members understand the brand and their contribution.

Recruit, coach, train and develop direct reports.

YOU MUST BE;

- Ideally from a fashion/homewares/furniture retailer with 2+ years of experience - A Junior Merchandiser, or Assistant Merchandiser or Senior MAA.
- Faster pace environment
- Dynamic
- Capable of using their initiative.
Preferably a Graduate.
Numerate
Fashion Aware

If this is the right role for you, then please submit your CV via the link below , or call Ian Gerstein on (phone number removed).

Mandeville is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy