Laura Ashley is a
quintessentially British lifestyle brand founded on a rich design heritage and
on the traditional values of quality and originality. We use prints and designs that evoke the
alluring beauty of the English countryside, for the way you live today.
Laura Ashley has an
international reputation for inspirational and distinctive Home products across
a range of categories: Cabinet, Upholstery, Decorating and Accessories.
We are looking to recruit
experienced Junior Merchandisers.
However we are equally keen to hear from enthusiastic and talented
Assistant Merchandisers looking for a new challenge. All applicants must have a
minimum of 2 years merchandising experience gained within a High Street
retailer. Experience of working in a
Head Office environment is desirable.
You will possess strong numerical and analytical skills, demonstrate
good commercial awareness and be able to plan, organise and problem solve. Good PC skills especially in Excel are
You will join our dynamic
Home team and you will be responsible for:
- Range planning from department level down to category and sub
- Managing sales and stock, to maximise profits and minimise terminal
stock including WSSI, Net Margin Phasing and directing OTB
- Preparing, monitoring and reviewing departmental analysis in line
with company strategy
- Managing availability from supplier to stores, franchisees and
- Line managing up to 3 people
What we offer
You will gain experience
working for a universally recognised brand, and you will receive training
delivered by experienced and skilled professionals. Laura Ashley prides itself on being a dynamic
and friendly workplace which encourages growth of individuals through internal
opportunities and promotions. We offer
up to 40% store discount, Private Healthcare and other benefits, as well as a
If you would like to apply
for this vacancy please send your CV and a covering letter, stating your
current salary and benefits package to email@example.com. Please note that due to the volume of
applications only successful candidates will be contacted.
NB: Please note
applications from Recruitment agencies will NOT be accepted