To manage & oversee all merchandising processes associated with your product categories, ensuring ranges are planned to maximise sales & profitability and that your team then trade them to realise their maximum potential.
Our client is a leading UK retailer which has gone from strength to strength which means they are now looking to expand their Merchandising team. This is an excellent opportunity for someone who is looking to progress and further their career.
Create & manage your department critical path
Deliver your department strategy, in conjunction with your buyer, ensuring it will deliver the required financial objectives
Delivering a rigorous category budget
Own the financial range planning processes, including
- Option frameworks
- Initial buy estimates
- Review presentations
- Space optimisation
Manage forward order writing process
Deliver monthly trading reviews, plan & trade the WSSI
Manage markdown & take overall responsibility for gross margin control
Manage supplier trading meetings
Ensure your team are trading your stock package as effectively & profitably as possible
Manage relationships with internal customers through effective communication
Previous experience within Merchandising is essential however this is a great opportunity for someone looking to progress into a more senior role.
Our client offers a great work/life balance along with compitive salary and great company benefits