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Wholesale Sales Admin/ Merchandiser

Job Title: Wholesale Sales Admin/ Merchandiser
Contract Type: Full Time
Location: Hertfordshire, England
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
REF: 2971_1595252337
Contact Name: Georgia Hanley
Contact Email:
Job Published: almost 2 years ago

Job Description

An opportunity has arisen for my client who are a leading womenswear supplier to large retailers throughout the UK. Due to a demanding workload they are looking for an individual with at least 3 years experience working with suppliers and having exposure to dealing with factories and managing the critical path who also has a strong personality and would look in the future into working more on account management side .
For this role my client is looking for someone who is able to work in a fast paced environment and can take responsibility, communicates well and has a dynamic and outgoing personality.

Main duties of this role 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 with any admin help they require
  • 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.
  • Dealing with all bulk fabric submission
  • Order placements and updates.
  • Review and monitor weekly critical paths from factories.

Person Requirements:

  • Previous experience working for a supplier preferred
  • Sales oriented with an outgoing personality
  • Highly organised, proactive, and numerate with excellent IT skills, particularly Excel.
  • Knowledge of working with factories in Bangladesh and China
  • Good written and spoken communication skills.
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines & manage the critical path.
  • Used to working in a fast paced environment
  • Be extremely organised.