A Merchandiser can be defined as the planning and promotion of sales by presenting a product to the right market at the proper time once the order is taken this individual must work to fulfill it. This role varies greatly from Visual Merchandising in-store, to working in head office with Buyers and suppliers deciding what products will go to which store.
Top 3 Key Skills needed to work in Merchandising:
- Highly organised, proactive and able to work to deadlines
- Must have excellent trend knowledge and passion for the industry
- Excellent communicator both written and verbal.