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Retail Merchandiser - EMEA

Job Title: Retail Merchandiser - EMEA
Contract Type: Full Time
Location: London, England
Salary: Up to £45000 per annum
REF: 2045_1539788328
Contact Name: Aggie Borzym
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Job Published: over 2 years ago

Job Description

My client, an ultra cool footwear brand is looking for a talented merchandiser to join their London Head Office. This role will focus on EMEA markets and require solid branch merchandising and planning experience combined with strong management skills.

Main responsibilities:

  • Responsible for New Store Planning for both UK and Europe. Collaborating with Retail Ops and Buying & Merchandising to ensure the right assortment to exceed KPI expectations
  • To develop and manage the Grading & Clustering process for all Stores.
  • To develop and implement Option Planning for all Stores utilising Linear Space & KPIs and collaborating with Retail Ops and B&M planning.
  • To ensure that each Store reaches its full potential
  • Responsible for the Stock Flow in and out of stores in line with Store Capacities - both front and back of house
  • Lead the team in delivering the effective Communication between the Retail Branch Merchandising Team & the Retail Operations Team including the Store visits to the UK and EU will be a vital part of this.
  • To lead your Team in the production of clear relevant and regular Weekly and Seasonal Reporting to all stakeholders ensuring that every take-out has an action.

Person requirements:

  • Experience at Merchandiser level within an established Store Planning / Branch Merchandising function
  • Successfully delivered New Store Plans & existing Store KPI increases
  • Confident team Manager with the ability to develop and coach your team to success with two direct reports
  • Ability to balance an analytical approach with a commercial view
  • Clear, effective written and spoken communication skills
  • Ability to work both autonomously and as part of a team & build effective working relationships
  • Well organised with an eye for detail
  • Second European language an advantage