- An exciting opportunity for a Home Textiles Merchandiser to join an established, family run company with an excellent reputation who offer training and progression opportunities supplying to established retailers including Wilko, B&M Bargains and Express Gifts. This is a fantastic opportunity to develop your career and within a company that rewards and progresses its staff. The ideal candidate will have 2 - 3 years experience of merchandising, critical paths along with strong Excel skills.
- Oversee the complete life cycle of the product from critical path management to delivery.
- Liaising with Far East factories.
- Work within forecasts and manage all stock levels accordingly.
- Accurate forecasting of stock sales within the range based on trend analysis and research.
- Produce weekly and monthly stock reports and actioning accordingly.
- Agree estimates for new launches of products with the customer.
- Attend regular launch meetings to ensure that all items are received in time.
- Place orders overseas in a timely manner to meet customer delivery requirements.
- Orders to be placed by either sea or air freight depending on delivery time scales.
- Ensure all deliveries arrive at the specified time, being fully aware of any delays or stock shortages.
- Coordinate the implementation of new product specifications.
- Assist with the implementation of new packaging standards.
- Demonstrate initiative, professional conduct and commercial understanding.
- Assisting with the critical path for product launch.
- Overseeing internal deadlines for fabric manufacturing, product construction, packaging etc.
- Liaise with customer as and when required.
- Other duties as required.
- MUST have 2 - 3 years experience in a similar role.
- MUST have strong Excel skills and knowledge of the critical path.
- Ideally have strong analytical and numerical skills.
- Excellent communication skills.
- Exceptionally organised, methodical and efficient.
- Time keeping and ability to meet deadlines.
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