Assistant Import Merchandiser

Recruiter
Location
Manchester
Salary
£16000.00 - £20000.00 per annum
Posted
26 Aug 2016
Closes
23 Sep 2016
Ref
2817202
Contact
Natasha Hunter
Function
Merchandiser
Sector
Womenswear
Job Type
Permanent

Assistant Import Merchandiser, Manchester, £16k - £20k

Sector: Fashion Clothing

Your new company
An established fashion clothing supplier based in Manchester city centre who are continuing to expand now have an exciting job opportunity for an assistant import merchandiser to work across multi-product ladieswear. Working as part of a friendly professional team in an open plan office, you will have plenty of opportunity for career progression.

Your new role
As the assistant merchandiser you will support the senior merchandiser to ensure the timely delivery of product to your customer. Acting as an efficient medium between customer and the factories you will ensure shipment and delivery to customer is made on time. Following up any problems or quality issues which arise. You will control the management of samples from the initial sample stage development through to bulk production. You will also liaise directly with customers, designers and directors/salesman to develop enquiries and confirm orders with the customer. Maintaining the internal critical path and order summary to allow purchase order chasing to take place. This must be maintained and reviewed at least once weekly so that other shared users are always able to view an accurate status.

What you'll need to succeed
You will ideally have between 1- 2 years' experience preferably working in a similar role as an import merchandiser within the fashion clothing sector. You will enjoy working in a fast paced hands on environment, and be able to multi-task. You will also have a good knowledge of excel.

What you'll get in return
A competitive basic salary.The company also offers annual salary reviews and promotes internal progression.

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