Merchandising Assistant

Location Manchester
Job type: Permanent
Job ref: 003602
Published: about 2 months ago

Merchandising Assistant 

The Fragrance Shop, The UK’s leading Independent Retailer is now recruiting for a Merchandising Assistant to join the team located at our Head Office in Trafford Park, Manchester.  

Providing key support to the merchandising team, through purchase order management, bookings management, store allocations management and administration management for the team. This is a great opportunity to embed yourself within the Buying & Merchandising Department and develop a strong understanding of the Merchandising function, in which to progress in.  


Person specification:**

*       Analytically minded and strong numerical ability 

*       Excellent communication skills 

*       Highly organised and strong attention to detail  

*       Basic Excel knowledge  

*       Ideally of graduate calibre, looking to develop their career within retail merchandising  

 

Responsibilities:

*       Allocations to stores, ensuring effective and appropriate allocation of SKU’s to the correct distribution to maximise sales and availability.

*       System maintenance and upload of parameters, to ensure smooth and effective running of replenishment to stores.

*       Responding to any store queries with regards to stock, testers or newness launches.

*       Raising, sending and logging Purchase Orders.

*       Management of the PO Orderbook, including chasing PO’s in line with expected delivery date and product launches.

*       Processing Goods Received Notes.

*       Management of the Tester Range file and ranging to stores.

What you can expect: 

Working at the UK’s largest independent Fragrance retailer you will get to work for a company who prides itself on outstanding customer service and delivering fragrance and beauty products in a manner which best meets our customer needs. 

You can expect to join a team who work hard to achieve results and are focused to ensure a great customer experience. We offer very competitive salaries, along with flexible working options, early finishes on Fridays and duvet days. In addition, we further offer generous staff discount and an employee assistance programme.