Senior Merchandiser

  • Job Reference: JR4452
  • Date Posted: 2 July 2019
  • Recruiter: u&i Recruitment Ltd
  • Location: London
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Merchandising
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Jo Raynor
  • Email: jor@uandirecruitment.co.uk

Job Description

The Company

Our client is currently one of the leading garment manufacturers and importers of ladieswear. They have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Merchandiser to join their London based team working within the jersey team. Previous experience working within jersey would be an advantage.

Senior Merchandiser - The Role:

  • Reporting into the Director.
  • Communicate clearly and efficiently with the Off Shore factories.
  • Work in partnership with the internal teams providing a lead and direction for the more junior members of the team.
  • Input orders into their system in an efficient manor in line with critical dates.
  • Issue contracts to factories and confirm all prices and crucial dates. 
  • Build relationships with customers through face to face meetings, providing accurate information with confidence.
  • Chase and compile all critical path updates.
  • Liaise closely with the Account Manager monitoring outstanding points on the critical path and report any variances.

Senior Merchandiser - The Candidate:

  • The successful candidate must have experience in wholesale merchandising of at least 4  years and looking for their next step.
  • Experience working with factories in Bangladesh and Cambodia would be an advantage.
  • Confident personality
  • Strong understanding of the critical path process.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong organisational and prioritising skills with an ability to work under pressure.

Senior Merchandiser - The Package:

- Depending on experience

Due to the anticipated interest in this role only short listed candidates will be contacted.