An exciting opportunity has arisen as a Retail and Wholesale Merchandiser within JOY based in our London Head Office. This would involve oversight for our retail channels and wholesale for our in-house brands.
Operates as a business manager with responsibility for both the retail and wholesale functions.
Setting of budgets, forecasting and management of OTB for all departments in collaboration with the Finance team.
Weekly, Monthly and seasonal reporting.
Manage an efficient and on time critical path to ensure all dates are met
Formulate range strategy and build commercially viable ranges in collaboration with Buying, Wholesale and Design team.
Manage department WSSIs. React to performance, manage risk and potentialise bestsellers.
Manage allocation and replenishment plans.
Implement terminal stock and exit plans to manage out old season stock.
Collaborate closely with Buying and Marketing teams in establishing of promotional calendar.
Provide management with reporting and strategic proposals for investment to drive growth and maximise profitability.
Build, develop, motivate and lead your department team.
Skills and Attributes:
Established track record in the role of Merchandiser. Strong, proven retail and wholesale experience is a requirement.
Commercially astute and confident decision maker with the ability to communicate across levels.
A team leader with an ability to manage, motivate and work effectively within a small team.
Proactively sets goals and manages priorities.
Highly numerate, analytical with a well developed commercial and business acumen.
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