Merchandise Admin Assistant

Recruiter
Location
London
Salary
£17000 - £18000 per annum
Posted
30 Aug 2016
Closes
27 Sep 2016
Ref
VK-005235
Contact
Vergi Kinch
Function
Merchandiser
Sector
Womenswear
Job Type
Permanent
For those graduates whose talents lie in numerical disciplines such as mathematics, business or finance, retail merchandising provides the opportunity to pursue an exciting, creative career in the world of fashion. This popular fashion retailer is seeking to recruit an ambitious individual as a merchandise administration assistant.

Working alongside talented, motivated members of the merchandising team, this role will provide the perfect grounding in the key principles of merchandising. It will also enable you to make a real contribution to the performance of the department. The key responsibilities of the merchandise administration assistant will include:
* Supporting the merchandising team through the provision of timely, accurate administrative support including analysis of sales and price data;
* The allocation of new stock to stores and maintenance of stock levels in line with the range plan;
* To provide a key point of contact within the merchandising team for other parts of the business.

While you will ideally have had some previous retail head office experience, it's perfectly okay if you're unfamiliar with aspects of this job spec! This forward-thinking retailer will provide you with all the training and support you need to flourish. If you would like to be considered for the merchandise administration assistant's position, you should possess:
* A business-related/numerical degree;
* Previous retail experience - either in stores or via a head office placement;
* The ability to use your wizardry with numbers to provide concise, accurate reports;
* An organised, analytical approach to your work;
* A genuine love of the fashion market;
* The ability to work well under pressure.

As entry-level positions go, this merchandise administration assistant's role has a lot to recommend it:
* This retailer has continued to enjoy a positive phase of trading meaning there will be ample scope to develop your career further;
* Excellent training and development is provided;
* It offers an empowering, fulfilling work environment;
* A good salary and benefits package.

So don't miss out, this is an excellent opportunity for an ambitious individual looking to make their mark in the fashion industry.