International Merchandiser

Country :
United Kingdom
Region :
London
Town :
LONDON, ENGLAND
Category :
Merchandising
Contract type :
Permanent
Availability :
Full time
Years experience :
Less than 2 years
Job reference n° :
828_1505378831

Job description

An opportunity has arisen to join an international, premium retail brand for a Senior Merchandiser with experience of International merchandising, preferably within the EMEA markets. This opportunity will involve regular overseas travel and the ideal candidate will be working closely with the Merchandising Director to deliver business initiatives for the region as well as training and coaching on best practice.

Main responsibilities of this role will include:

* Establish a system to report weekly, monthly and quarterly
* Feeding back on EMEA KPI's by cluster
* Analysing performance to identify current trends, opportunities and risks
* Working with the Merchandise Director to ensure regions collections, structure and regional assortment are consistent with sales budgets
* Overseeing the EMEA critical path calendar
* Reviewing competitor's product quarterly to monitor trends
* Analyse drop performances and giving feedback to group product
* Working with EMEA merchants to ensure a consistent and aligned sale
* Training, Coaching and Mentoring Planners in the markets to ensure best practice is adhered too at all times

Profile

Person requirements:

* A solid background in retail merchandising with blue chip retailers
* Experience in EMEA or other international markets
* Strong excel skills including proficiency using pivot tables
* Able to travel within Europe when required
* Analyse and present information confidently and clearly
* Able to work well in a fast-paced environment