Merchandiser - Home
Laura Ashley is a quintessentially British lifestyle brand founded on a rich design heritage and on the traditional values of quality and originality. We use prints and designs that evoke the English countryside, for the way you live today.
We are currently recruiting a Merchandiser to join our Home Furnishings Department. You will be responsible for planning and managing departmental sales, stock and markdowns to maximise sales and margin and achieve stock targets.
If you are an experienced Merchandiser looking for your next career opportunity - or an ambitious Junior Merchandiser looking for your next step up the ladder - then we would like to hear from you.
The suitable candidate will have strong commercial awareness, a proactive approach and excellent analytical skills. A minimum of 3 years’ experience with a high street retailer, plus managerial experience is essential.
We offer excellent career development opportunities, a competitive remuneration package inclusive of generous benefits, and the opportunity to work in one of our vibrant and creative B&M teams that are the backbone of the continuing success of Laura Ashley’s exciting ranges. Successful applicants will have several years merchandising experience that is relevant to the respective roles, well developed spread sheeting skills and a natural aptitude for analytics. You will be ambitious, highly motivated and hard working.
Good transport links are close by. Benefits include generous staff discounts and holidays, a subsidised canteen, car allowances and private health care.
If you would like to apply for this vacancy, please send your c.v. and a covering letter, stating your current salary & benefits package, to firstname.lastname@example.org
NB: We regret only successful candidates will be contacted. Applications from Recruitment agencies will NOT be accepted.