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Junior Account Manager/Wholesale Merchandiser

Job Title: Junior Account Manager/Wholesale Merchandiser
Contract Type: Full Time
Location: London, England
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
REF: 2331_1556624640
Contact Name: Val May
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Job Published: over 2 years ago

Job Description

A great new opportunity has arisen for a Junior Account Manager/Wholesale Merchandiser to join a successful supplier of ladies and childrens wear to UK High Street retailers . They are looking for a Junior Account Manager/ Wholesale Merchandiser for the childrenswear division to join their lovely friendly team based in great modern offices in London.

Main Responsibilities will include :

  • Being the point of contact between the customers and the factories for all issues that arise during the production cycle
  • Supporting the sales team.
  • Following all requirements from the point of order to the sealing of the styles so that delivery is maintained.
  • Setting the critical paths for all the customer orders and ensuring these are kept.
  • Inputting data & Maintaining Critical Path Software.
  • Liaising with retail customers regarding any issues.
  • Dealing with overseas factories.
  • Chasing up samples and lab dips.
  • Creating cost sheets.
  • Order placements and updates.
  • Review and monitor weekly critical paths from factories.
  • Monitor weekly shipments from factories.
  • Visual check & querying any issues with factories if necessary.

Person Specifications:

  • Previous experience working for a supplier within the merchandising team Ideally on children's wear
  • Highly organised, proactive, and numerate with excellent IT skills, particularly Excel.
  • Good written and spoken communication skills.
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines and manage the critical path.
  • Used to working in a fast paced environment
  • Be extremely organised.
  • Work well as part of a team.