We are currently recruiting a Merchandising Manager role with a market-leading fashion retailer.
It's a pivotal role to support the company's strategy, driving revenue performance.
Based in Leeds, the Merchandising Manager is part of the top-level functional expert for the Merchandising team, actively seeking to solve issues and present solutions to the Merchandising Director. You will be able to prioritise opportunities, ensuring actions with the biggest value get completed first and drive this behaviour throughout your team.
*You will drive improved performance and customer experience through exceptional stock management
*Help develop and implement new strategies to minimise markdown without compromising cash margin
*Owning the critical path, challenging risk and agree actions with the team to ensure that together you achieve on time launch
*Manage all the product system set ups with total accuracy and subsequent checks of all catalogue pages and product web set ups
*Manage all purchase order placement, timely delivery schedules, stock receipts, stock transfers, pricelists including markdowns
*Manage a small team of merchandisers, monitoring performance, and setting KPIs
*Plan workloads across the team
*Regular liaison with suppliers
*Monthly reporting to the Senior Management Team
*Merchandising of product additions and deletions
*At least 3 years' merchandising experience in a similar role
*Management of a small team, remotely and in-house
*Exceptional level of accuracy and attention to detail
*Analytical skills; sales forecasts, sales trends, competitor knowledge
*Driver's License - Full UK
*Written and Verbal communication skills
*Excellent Organisational Skills and the ability to juggle multiple tasks and priorities
*Decision Making Skills
* Competitive advantage
* Plus benefits package
To find out more and apply please send your CV to Carl Walker.
Elevation Recruitment Group's Procurement and Supply Chain division work with a vast range of businesses across Yorkshire and Humberside, Lincolnshire and East Midlands regions.
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