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Junior Merchandiser

Contract Type: Full Time
Location: London
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
REF: 4845_1720097003
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Job Description

A very successful Streetwear Brand who are continually growing are looking for a Junior Merchandiser to join their team. This role is a fantastic opportunity for someone looking to grow their career and has a passion for streetwear fashion and trends.

Main Responsibilities Will Include:

  • Prepare weekly, quarterly, and seasonal trade and inventory performance reports to provide insights to the team.
  • Conduct comprehensive post-event and promotion analyses, identifying successes and areas for improvement.
  • Compile in-depth seasonal product reviews, highlighting hits, misses, and opportunities for upcoming seasons.
  • Conduct monthly website analyses and recommend corrective actions as necessary.
  • Conduct competitive analyses to support product, pricing, and promotional strategies, identifying opportunities and gaps in the market.
  • Forecast seasonal trends and provide recommendations to the design team for product development.
  • Develop assortment plans based on Open-To-Buy (OTB) parameters, suggesting core and carryover lines.
  • Prepare product selection and place orders in line with OTB and launch objectives.
  • Prepare seasonal buy review presentations, summarising buys against OTB, range plans, and identifying gaps.
  • Manage gaps and cancellations post-order confirmation, ensuring minimal impact on product availability.
  • Collaborate with the marketing team to develop launch-specific marketing plans and product pack for website uploads.
  • Coordinate with operations to monitor and manage delivery schedule, ensuring timely market launches.
  • Oversee correct allocations to e-commerce channels, optimising inventory distribution.
  • Strategise promotions and discounts to achieve revenue and inventory objectives.

Person Specifications:

  • 2-3 years' experience in merchandising, inventory management, or retail analytics.
  • Bachelor's degree in Merchandising preferred.
  • Strong analytical skills with proficiency in Excel.
  • Excellent organisational and time-management.
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced and dynamic environment.
  • Strong communication and collaboration skills.
  • Passion for streetwear fashion and trends.