Assistant Wholesale Merchandiser

£25k per year
13 Oct 2016
08 Nov 2016
Abbie Burrows
Production, Wholesale
Job Type
Part Time

The position is a 1 year Maternity cover  (potential to become a Full time permanent position).


Please see below brief, of what we’re looking for in the candidate: 

·         Minimum experience of 2 years working within Wholesale merchandising.

·         Menswear background preferable – but would be open to seeing candidates with Ladieswear experience.

·         Knowledge of dealing with Fabric and trim suppliers in Far East.

·         Experience of working closely with Far East Factories (our production is China and Cambodia)

·         Will have worked with High Street Retailers (our customers include – Burtons, River Island, House of Fraser, Debenhams).

·         Good written and verbal communication skills

·         Well organised and used to working to deadlines

·         Good all round Skills in IT and Microsoft office (we use ERP and PLM packages)


Main Responsibilities;-

·         Following thorough customer orders from placement to delivery  – both Landed and FOB.

·         Placing orders with Far East Factories

·         Monitoring Critical path to ensure on time customer deliveries.

·         All aspects of Fabric and trim approvals, fabric testing and labdips.

·         Working on customer computer systems as required

·         Ordering customer labels and packaging