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Wholesale Merchandiser

Job Title: Wholesale Merchandiser
Contract Type: Full Time
Location: Hertfordshire, England
Industry:
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum
REF: 2780_1583251014
Contact Name: Val May
Contact Email: valmay@trprecruitment.com
Job Published: about 1 month ago

Job Description

Amazing opportunity for an experienced Wholesale Merchandiser for our client who is a leading supplier to the UK High Street with their own factories where they manufacture commercial garments.

My client is looking for a Wholesale Merchandiser who understands the critical path and has dealt with overseas factories.

Based in Hertfordshire this company has a friendly open plan office where everyone works together.

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 style 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 requirements:

  • Previous experience working for a supplier within the merchandising team
  • Knowledge of working with factories in the Far East Bangladesh and China
  • 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 for value retailer
  • Must be computer literate
  • Excellent Excel knowledge
  • Be extremely organised
  • Work well as part of a team