Wholesale Merchandiser

7 days left

Leicester, Leicestershire
£Salary DOE
08 Sep 2016
06 Oct 2016
10056 2KK
Aimee Ridler
Job Type

This is a great opportunity for a Merchandiser, with a minimum of 2-3 years previous experience within fashion wholesale/supply, to join a well-established High Street supplier in Leicester.

This successful garment manufacturer and supplier of women’s fast fashion jerseywear offers the opportunity to join a supportive, friendly team, in a nice working environment where employees are treated with respect, and given autonomy & flexibility.

The Role:

  • Maintaining the critical path to ensure all key dates meet customer requirement/deadlines
  • Updating and maintaining company and customer systems from confirmation of a development sample to shipment of production.
  • Obtaining initial prices from the relevant factories (both in UK and Off Shore) and finalising prices with the relevant people.
  • Liaising with customers to ensure that all needs are met after the initial meeting - through CADs/swatches and samples.
  • Attending customer fit meetings on a regular basis.
  • Reviewing customer fit comments to ensure all notes and amendments are clear.
  • Assessing sealing, pre-production & shipment samples.
  • The ordering /development of all labelling and trims to ensure that the customers’ requirements are met.

The Candidate:

  • Must be trend led, ambitious and passionate about the fashion industry.
  • Ideally around 3 years’ experience working in a similar environment
  • Experience managing critical path is essential
  • Previous experience in dealing with key UK accounts
  • Great communication skills are required as will be dealing with overseas factory’s on a daily basis
  • Team player who can handle a busy workload

Please apply with your updated CV to a.ridler@peoplemarketing.co.uk

If the e mail address is not displayed in this advert, then please contact People Marketing directly on 0115 922 3335 quoting the job reference number, and we shall supply you with the correct address.

We regret that due to the high amount of interest that we receive for each of our vacancies, if you do not hear from one of our consultants within 5 days then unfortunately you have not been shortlisted for this role.

Please continue to check our website for any other roles which may be of interest.

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