What’s the role about?
As part of our Merchandising department, you’ll be joining our as our Assistant Merchandiser (Accessories & Footwear), who is responsible of supporting the Merchandiser with planning and trading of the division to drive sales, maximise profit and minimize markdowns.
Who you are
- You have previous experience in Head Office Merchandising at either Assistant Merchandiser or Senior MAA level
- Strong analytical and numerical skills
- Good understanding of the WSSI & the WSSI process
- Commerciality awareness
- Passion to develop a long-term career within Merchandising
- Attention to detail and strong communication skills- both verbal and written
- Team player and ability to work with other functions of the business
- Well organised with strong time management skills
What you’ll be doing
- Producing weekly trading reports to summarise, analysing and identifying key drivers
- Managing order placement, and intake plans with suppliers to maintain planned stock levels
- Reviewing and reforecasting continuity lines on a regular basis
- Managing intake into the warehouse in conjunction with the buying team, warehouse and suppliers
- Highlighting delivery discrepancies and propose necessary actions to take
- Working closely with the Merchandising Admin Assistant to manage intake, and allocation of stock
- Supporting the Merchandiser in trading category areas and creation of Lessons Leant
- Producing sizing analysis and reviews slow lines, propose & action Markdown
- Producing attribute analysis, colour, price, sizing across all channels and ad hoc analysis on ranges in preparation for buying reviews
- Attending Critical path meeting
What we’ll do for you
- Provide you with a competitive salary
- Company pension
- Generous employee discount
- Company bonus scheme
- Health & Wellbeing perks
- Plus many more
If you want to start your story at Reiss as our Assistant Merchandiser, don’t miss out - apply now!
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