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Merchandisers x 2

  • Location: London
  • Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + benefits per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Marketing
  • Contact: Kate Siegel
  • Contact Email: katesiegel@betterplaced.com
  • Client: Client 5
  • Expiry Date: 22 January 2022
  • Job Ref: KS/Merchandising_1640270295

Our well known retail client (outside of London but with flexibility on working remotely most of the time) is looking for 2 x merchandisers. One is a senior and one is junior (hence the salary range). The senior merchandiser will be responsible for the merchandiser but the generic duties are outlined below.

You will be responsible for:

- Working closely with the buying team to analyse seasonal sales performance, profitability, consumer buying patterns, market trends and competitor activity to identify areas of opportunity and risk

- Analyse performance on an ongoing basis and work closely with the buying team to maximise profitability and minimise risk through efficient control of spend and stock levels

- Monitor competitor and market activity and keep own skills, knowledge and experience up-to-date with the latest merchandising trends and techniques to ensure planning and trading processes are effective and up to date

- Liaise with showrooms to ensure product displays include best-sellers and new lines, and to remove discontinued lines, where appropriate

- Ensure showrooms are notified of all promotional activity and price changes in advance of 'go live' dates