Merchandiser - Disney Store - 6 Month Fixed Term Contract

6 days left

Location
Hammersmith Broadway, London (Greater)
Salary
Competitive plus full benefits
Posted
02 Oct 2017
Closes
30 Oct 2017
Function
Merchandiser
Job Type
Contract
Level
Manager

We are seeking a Softlines Merchandiser to proactively lead the Merchandising team to plan, control and manage the purchase and intake of stock to maximise sales and margin to achieve all targets. This will be an initial 6 month fixed term contract. At The Disney Store, we are famous for creating unforgettable and truly magical shopping experiences for all ages. With our high-quality merchandise and guest experience we support some of the most popular film franchises in the world from new additions such as Marvel and Star Wars to Disney Classics like Princesses and Tinker Bell.   Experience required for the role:

  • Commercial awareness and good understanding of children’s softline market
  • Proven experience as an Assistant Merchandiser within an omni-channel retailer, essential
  • Experience at Merchandiser level, desirable
  • Proven experience of building effective relationships, leading and managing change and collaboration across
  • departments to achieve financial targets and joint goals
  • Experience of working Globally, beneficial

Skills required for the role:

  • Highly numerate with excellent Excel skills
  • Exceptional planning and organisation skills
  • Strong influencing skills with the ability to achieve buy-in at all levels
  • Excellent analytical, commercial and strategic approaches to problem solving
  • Exceptional level of accuracy and attention to detail
  • Proven ability building effective relationships and developing the performance of team members
  • Cultural sensitivity

This is an exciting opportunity for someone to continue to build on their skills whilst gaining experience of working in a fast paced multi-channel Retail operation. At The Disney Store, we can offer you an abundance of wonderful experiences and a chance to excel in a great working environment. If you possess the capabilities and think you have what it takes to come and work for us, apply now. All Disney roles require you to have the right to work in the UK.