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Merchandiser Head office Wakefield

Calling all Merchandisers!!  We are recruiting and want to hear from talented , passionate Merchandisers across various levels to join our clients new team based at head office . This is an amazing opportunity to get back into a fast-moving retail environment that has vision and ambitious growth.

Your role :

To work with the Buyer to maximise sales and cash margin within your ranges, in line with the departmental and Company strategy.

Responsibilities / Objectives:

  • To be pivotal in driving department strategy. Planning, managing and achieving the targeted measures of sales, stock turn, markdown and profit through the construction of commercial ranges.
  • To manage the in-season Open-to-Buy down to category level using the WSSI and Compass.
  • By effective range planning and markdown control, manage Terminal Stocks to keep within budgeted levels.
  • Consistently manage the supply base, monitoring commitment and Intake, and to work closely with the supplier to minimise lead times, create flexibility and improve availability.
  • To train, motivate and develop the Junior / Assistant Merchandiser and Merchandise Administrator


  • Educated to degree level (or equivalent)
  • Experience in a Merchandising environment
  • Numerical / analytical skills
  • Understanding of range planning
  • Working knowledge of forecasting principles
  • Good understanding of the key elements of the Buying Cycle
  • Organisation skills
  • Decision making skills
  • Communication skills
  • IT literate
  • Capability to manage change

Does this sound like you ? if so  , please don't delay , send your details to us today , Thank you & stay Safe. 



Merchandiser Head office Wakefield

3 - 5 years of experience
Experienced Non-Manager
Negotiable depending on experience

Published on 10 Jun 2021

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