Assistant Merchandiser

North West England
04 Nov 2016
02 Dec 2016
Nicola Morgan
Job Type

Assistant Merchandiser vacancy-North West-Fashion

Client Details

Our client is a growing fashion business who prides themselves on quality and value and are looking for an Assistant Merchandiser to support the Merchandising team.


The Assistant Merchandiser will be responsible for the following:

  • To support the Merchandiser in the day to day running of the product range covering all sales channels. Assist the Merchandiser with keys tasks to deliver sales and margin targets whilst delivering end of season target stock levels.

  • Assist with running of weekly reports covering Sales, Stock, POs and Cover. Review data and provide insight into figures. Form recommendations to discuss with the Merchandiser and agree proposed actions to drive sales and margin

  • Share cross-range department responsibilities with other Assistant Merchandiser/Junior Merchandiser such as product setup, PO date amendments, raising of POs and barcode loading.

  • Carry out ad hoc analysis as required by the Merchandiser outside of normal BUA tasks. Review data and propose actions to drive profit.

  • Assist with WSSI maintenance and management. Flag any issues noticed within the WSSI data that may require action.

  • Raise product range POs as required by the Merchandiser. Work with the Merchandiser to carry out size ratio analysis to use on the buys.

  • Manage all product setup process at season start-up and throughout the season, maintaining 100% accuracy throughout.

  • Assist the Merchandiser with Critical Path maintenance to deliver key tasks in a timely manner. Flag potential issues surrounding the critical path to the Merchandiser.


The ideal candidate will be responsible for the following:

  • An enthusiastic, tenacious and proactive individual.
  • Highly developed analytical and numerical skills.
  • Excellent PC skills, with experience of working with Financial/Analytical tools.
  • Proven influencing skills.
  • High attention to detail at all times

Job Offer

Competitive Package