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Assistant Merchandiser - Homeware

Location
Accrington, Lancashire
Job Type
Permanent
Posted
20 Jul 2022

Support the merchandising function for the business in order to ensure that all relevant stakeholders have accurate data which can directly, proactively and consistently inform decisions relating to maximising profitability and contributing to overall business strategy and growth.

Client Details

A leading Ecommerce retail business are looking for a Assistant Merchandiser . They are a leading Ecommerce retailer with over 1000 employees in Lancashire . They sell product from Fashion to Homeware, Branded and Own Branded Product. As a trading team they are known for their friendly culture.

Description

  • Using data to optimise the sales volume and profitability of all designated product areas.
  • Supporting planning of budgets by category, option count, and depth of buy based on the overall business and financial goals of the company.
  • Controls stock levels based on weekly sales and stock intakes (WSSI)
  • Reviews sales forecasts based on performance, and actions re forecasts.
  • Analyses and monitors best and worst sellers and makes informed recommendations for action
  • Recommends promotions and re buys as necessary
  • Monitors and maintains buying margin and gross profit margins as requested.
  • Ensures that best sellers reach their full potential
  • Supplies the Head of Merchandising and buying team with necessary data to enable informed decisions and planning.

Profile

  • Previous experience as an merchandise admin assistant, assistant merchandiser or similar
  • Analytical skills - Comfortable working with and deriving insight from data.
  • Communication skills - Confident communicator able to build relationships.
  • Ability to coach and lead junior team members.
  • Strong computer literacy - Skilled excel user with confidence to manipulate data and knowledge of nested formulae & pivot tables.
  • Commercial awareness - Knowledge of wider marketplace and context of broader business.

Job Offer

Free Parking + Hybrid working arrangements, home & office + Progression opportunities + Discount on the Product

Working Hours 36.5 a week with and early finish on a Friday 3.30pm + 25 days holiday plus 8

Assistant Merchandiser - Homeware

Assistant Merchandiser - Homeware

Assistant Merchandiser - Homeware

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