Merchandiser: Menswear & Ladieswear Roles

City of London
£45000 - £55000 per annum
08 May 2012
05 Jun 2012
RAS44301/002
Freedom Recruitment Ltd
Merchandiser
Womenswear
Permanent
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MERCHANDISER
MENSWEAR & LADIESWEAR ROLES AVAILABLE
E-commerce retailer
Central London
Upto £55K plus bonus and benefits package

Merchandiser roles available on Menswear and Ladieswear available to join a well established
E-commerce fast fashion retailer.

This role promises a fast paced, challenging, innovative working environment. A key success to
this globally recognised high St Giant is its staffing, and becoming part of this inspiring team
will be a really fantastic move for the right person!

As a Merchandiser you will be responsible for overseeing one of the industry leading Merchandising teams.
You will be responsible for trading the current range to maximise profit and minimise markdown, through
sales forecasting, reviewing and balancing stock, and developing strategic promotions. You will also be
responsible for planning future ranges, considering past, present and future trends. You will analyse
current information in order to identify key learns to optimise profit on the next season's range.
Leading your team, you will ensure there is a balanced and correctly phased range at all times, offering
cutting edge style without alienating the mass consumer.

The ideal candidate will:
*Currently be working at Merchandiser level for a fast paced fashion forward retailer
*Possess excellent commercial awareness and a proven ability to drive profit
*Have in depth experience in range planning
*Be profit orientated and manage sales performance to this end
*Have an established track record of managing the supply chain
*Be product focused with a strong interest and passion for the fashion industry
*Have proven experience of managing and developing a team
*Be fanatical about accuracy and have high attention to detail

Candidates must have experience of working in a fast fashion environment.