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Wholesale Merchandiser

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Wholesale Merchandiser to join our team and manage the day-to-day production of orders for our key retailers. Our company is a long established supplier of Menswear and Womenswear apparel to the UK High Street. You will require excellent organisational skills, the ability to multi task and a passion for product.

The Role:

  • Able to work across multiple accounts and product categories
  • Raising purchase orders
  • Assisting in the negotiation of prices and lead times with suppliers
  • Preparing production packs
  • Manage and maintain the critical path to ensure timelines and deadlines are met
  • Day-to-day communication with factories to ensure that all information is provided to ensure a smooth production process
  • Liaising with suppliers across the Far East, South Asia and Europe
  • Approval of lab dips/fabric quality/trims
  • Issuing fit and product approval comments
  • The ordering /development of labelling and trims
  • Implement and monitor quality control
  • Responsible for on time delivery and ensuring high standards of quality
  • Warehouse bookings and logistics
  • Maintain clear and accurate records
  • Working on solving any production issues
  • Maintain and build excellent relationships with suppliers and manufacturers

 The Candidate:

  • Ideally 3 years’ experience working in an apparel supply environment
  • Extensive knowledge of the manufacturing process from start to finish 
  • Technical experience in clothing manufacture and knowledge of fabrics and quality
  • Critical path management experience
  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal
  • PC literate with good knowledge of Excel
  • Excellent organisation skills essential and the ability to multi task
  • Team player, who can handle a busy workload and assist others where needed
  • Accuracy and attention to detail

Location – East London/Essex border

Please send your CV with a covering letter detailing salary expectations to recruitment@localboyz.com

 

Wholesale Merchandiser

East London/Essex border
Permanent
3 - 5 years of experience
Experienced Non-Manager
£Competitve

Published on 18 Feb 2020