Import Merchandiser

Location
Leicester
Salary
£18000 - £21000 per annum + negotiable
Posted
07 Sep 2016
Closes
29 Sep 2016
Ref
897848.
Contact
Cherel Pacey
Function
Wholesale
Job Type
Permanent
IMPORT MERCHANDISER, LEICESTER, £ATTRACTIVE

We have an exciting opportunity to join a successful and established fashion business based in Leicester. They are looking to recruit an import merchandiser

Within this role you will be expected to;
*Maintain strong relationships with both customers and factories, via telephone, email and face to face meetings
*Approve lab dips, strike offs
*Negotiate prices, delivery dates and raise orders
*Measure and fit samples before submission and resolve any issues if needed.
*Work closely with factories to ensure that critical dates are being met - i.e. ordering bulk fabric, sealing samples, cut dates, shipment samples and shipment of goods all happen on time.
*Work closely with offshore team to ensure all requests are being followed for samples and production. Solving any technical or production issues that arise.
*Control fabric testing requests, ensuring that you include all tests which are relevant to the garment.

In return you can expect a competitive salary, bonus and excellent prospects.

To apply please forward your cv to cherel.p@fashionpersonnel.co.uk or call me on 01159 334778 for an informal chat.