Merchandiser (Non-Fashion)

A homeware supplier in Manchester with a new opportunity for a Merchandiser
Your new company
A Manchester based homeware supplier who have long standing relationships with customers that includes high-street stores, online retailers and supermarkets. They have a large head office in Manchester and they have a new opportunity for a Merchandiser to join their team.

Your new role
You will be responsible for forecasting stock based on business trend analysis and research. You will manage delivery and shipment deadlines, identifying risk to ensure accurate intake of stock according to plan levels, provide weekly updates on critical path/intake issues. You will communicate daily with factories in the Far East and arrange orders to come by either sea or air freight depending on time scales. You will be in touch with factories by phone, email and video conference to ensure that all deliveries arrive at the specified time and to ensure you are fully aware of any delays or stock shortages. You will also drive sales through improved availability, forecasting, reducing mark down and maximising profit.

What you'll need to succeed
To be successful in this role you will need some demonstrable experience in a Merchandiser / Allocator / Import Merchandiser / Stock Management role within a supply, retail or import environment. You will need excellent Excel skills.

What you'll get in return
You will receive a salary of up to £30,000 and benefits including free on-site parking, product discounts and flexible working options available.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV. If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please see our other live roles on our website. I look forward to reviewing your application!


Job type:
Working Pattern
Flexible Working, Full-time
Retail & Consumer Goods
Up to £30,000 + Free Parking
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Talk to a consultant

Talk to Stephen Smith, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Manchester

4th Floor, City Tower, Piccadilly Plaza

Telephone: 01612286252

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