Assistant Merchandiser, Jewellery

  • Location
    Barnet, Greater London
  • Category
    Sales & Retail - Other Sales & Retail
  • Contract Type
    Permanent
  • Industry
    Sales & Retail
  • External Reference
    DC370
  • Salary
    24000 £ - 26000 £ / Year

REPORTING TO: Merchandising Manager
LOCATION: West London (Head Office)
SALARY: £24-26k
JOB DESCRIPTION
We are seeking an established Assistant Merchandiser to join London's hottest jewellery brand in our West London office. This role is ideal for someone who is looking for a new challenge and thrives in a fast paced environment. You are super analytical, and a natural when it comes to excel and maintaining processes and reports.


Responsibilities:


* Ensure the weekly merch reports are produced accurately and issued on time.


* Plan and manage stock intake, flag issues, propose solutions and ensure these are actioned


* Monitor and review weekly product performance. Propose action on fast and poor moving lines to maximise sales and minimise risk.
* Update and maintain the Topline and Category WSSIs and line cards.


* Set up and prepare range plan sheets for new campaigns to be reviewed with manager.


* Use current and historical performance to identify risks and opportunities in future ranges and suggest action to the manager. Compile full lessons learnt analysis on previous season, reviewing all KPIs; sales, stock, achieved margins, sell through, ROS, productivity and profit.
* Work to the critical path ensuring that all key dates and planning deadlines are met by managing workload effectively
* Maintain and update product databases and product launch sheet. Ensure product information is correct and consistent across the different files.
* Supply marketing and other departments with all necessary information on new and existing products.
* Check product representation on website and flag any issues and suggestions to the Web team


* Conduct pricing, margin and competitive analysis, feeding back opportunities and issues to the business
* Responsible for Markdown and Promotional proposals, analysis and roll up.
* Ad hoc reports and analysis
Skills & Competencies
* 1+ years in an Assistant Merchandiser role
* Strong commercial aptitude.
* Strong analytical and numerical skills with good attention to detail.
* Advance Excel Skills and working knowledge of WSSI.
* Excellent communication, interpersonal and team working skills.
* Proactive and positive approach to problem solving
* Analytically minded, enjoys analysing data, forming conclusions and making decisions
* Highly organised and enjoy working in a fast paced environment.

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