Merchandiser, Footwear Sportsbrand

  • Location
    London, Greater London
  • Category
    Retail - Merchandiser
  • Contract Type
  • Salary
    £ 50000 - £ 56000 / Year
  • OrganizationType



HOURS: Full time / 4 days a week in the office 1 home based

LOCATION: Central London



  • Ownership of trading the department - forecasting sales, managing line cards and placing repeats

  • Ownership of planning future ranges - forecasting sales and range planning with Buying team in order to maximise sales opportunities

  • Ownership of planning system - managing stock and OTB effectively

  • Producing and analysing weekly reports

  • Producing and analysing information for meetings including sign offs

  • Managing margin on the department, both intake margin and exit margin

  • Planning promotions and markdowns on the department

  • Planning intake on the department to ensure sales are maximised and stock flow is optimal as well as within warehouse weekly targets

  • Analysing past performance and driving SWOT analysis to build future strategies with the Buying team

  • Building relationships with other departments particularly Buying but also web, supply chain, social etc

  • Management of team and responsibility for teams workload

  • Training and development of team in line with department and individual objectives

  • Presenting figures, providing information and m lead meetings with senior management

  • Attend supplier meetings and develop relationships with suppliers

  • Plan options by grade to ensure stores don't get over optioned

Contributing to a safe working environment

  • Contribute to a safe working environment by being aware of, and adhering to, legislative and health and safety requirements of the workplace


  • Bring ideas to management on how ongoing improvements can be achieved

Development of self and others

  • Take ownership for own development and participate in a coaching and feedback culture

  • Achieve agreed company objectives; attend training sessions, team meetings as requested


  • Experience as a Junior Merchandiser/Merchandiser in a retail Head Office

  • Excellent numerical and analytical skills

  • Advanced level Excel skills

  • Commercial and Strategic

  • Dynamic and proactive

  • Good communication skills

  • Team working skills

  • Able to work in a faced paced environment

  • Good leadership and management skills

  • Good negotiation skills

If this company and position appeals to you then please apply your CV on-line or if applying via the OA website please send to me directly DANIELLE.CARTER@OFFICE-ANGELS.COM

This opportunity is being advertised by the Office Angels West End team.

Thank you for your interest in this role. All successful applications will be contacted within 5 working days. Due to the high volume of applications, we receive we do ask for your patience to wait to hear from the consultant rather than to call us directly.

If you have not heard after 5 working days, then unfortunately we were unable to consider your application on this occasion.

Office Angels West End branch look after roles in the following locations and all areas in between: Oxford Circus, Oxford Street, Covent Garden, Tottenham Court Road, Euston, Regent Street, Piccadilly, Leicester Square, Camden, Bond Street, Marble Arch, Marylebone, Mayfair, Baker Street, Edgware Road, Regents Park, St Johns Wood, Primrose Hill, Paddington, Hampstead.

Our Retail team looks after Fashion and beauty roles nationally

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To speak to a recruitment expert please contact Danielle Carter