Assistant Merchandiser - Jewellery and Accessories

18 Oct 2016
15 Nov 2016
Zachary Daniels
Job Type

Zachary Daniels are recruiting for an Assistant Merchandiser in the Redditch area.

Join a growing retail business who are in the process of building a new merchandising team to cover their jewellery and accessories ranges. With large SKU counts and a pace faster than anyone on the high-street this is your opportunity to influence how the merchandising function develops and become the Merchandisers second in command.

Operating from a beautiful country house surrounded by nature the head office has an amazing family feel including an aga in the staff kitchen and a maze in the gardens! This is a complete change for an Assistant Merchandiser from a large corporate retail business! As the Assistant Merchandiser you will be responsible for supporting the Merchandiser as you implement best practice procedures across the business including reviewing the current suppliers and potentially sourcing new business opportunities.

You will assess previous sales performance to gain an in-depth understanding of trading and suggest best courses of action for the best and worst selling lines. Working closely with the buying team you will be more involved with product than most merchandisers and be able to gain instant feedback from customers by hosting workshops in the head office.

In order to be considered for this position you must have at least 2 years experience as an Assistant Merchandiser in a trend led UK retail environment. The client are quite open on product category previously worked with, for them it's more about personality fit and the desire to be part of a team which will grow organically over time.

If you believe you have the relevant skills and experience, apply today!