Assistant Merchandiser

  • Company:
    May and Stephens
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
  • Posted:
    20 hours ago
  • Category:
    Retail & Consumer Products

An Assistant Merchandiser is required for a leading retailer of high-end jewellery and second-hand jewellery.

As Assistant Merchandiser you will be responsible for ensuring all stores have the right product and cover to drive sales and exceed targets.

As Assistant Merchandiser you will:

  • Produce seasonal range plans for new stock
  • Analyse reports by category and use lessons learnt to make decisions
  • Assist in planning new stock ranges
  • Complete store planograms and seasonal gradings
  • Review WSSIs and make suggestions to the Buyer and Merchandiser about stock levels and re-buys
  • Trade stores on a weekly and monthly basis, ensuring the right stock is in the right place with the right amount
  • Carry out store visits and action any stock requirements
  • Manage stock levels on WSSI, suggesting re-buys and mark downs when needed
  • Ensure promotions and mark down lines are sent out to stores on time
  • Manage a team of Allocators, ensuring their work is completed with accuracy and to deadline
  • Respond to store stock queries quickly and efficiently

The ideal candidate will:

  • Have previous experience as an Assistant Merchandiser
  • Have a keen interest in high end jewellery and watches
  • Be highly analytical and able to review trade reports to aid decision making
  • Commercial and always looking for new ways to improve sales
  • Be proficient in MS Office including Excel
  • A great communicator and able to build relationships at all levels

This is a great opportunity to join a successful business and genuinely lovely team who put their people at the heart of it. If you are an Assistant Merchandiser looking for a new opportunity
Interviews are taking place, so please apply now to avoid disappointment.

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