Senior Merchandiser

From Sarah Raven

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Working For: Sarah Raven

Senior Merchandiser required

Job Ref: ADV299

We are one of the fastest growing gardening companies in the UK, with an award-winning website and catalogue, and a passion for product and service. We are looking for a full time Senior Merchandiser to work in our horticulture team, based at our offices in Marlborough.

The role would be ideal for someone who has experience of fulfilling a leadership role within a strong merchandising background. You will be highly numerate with a strong analytical skillset, demonstrable problem solving and creative thinking abilities as well as strong communication skills.

The role:

-Leading a team of merchandisers to achieve strong availability and accurate forecasting

-Liaising with our nursery and our office team to ensure a smooth despatch season

-Managing stock levels through accurate forecasting and promotional activity

-Working with buyers to suggest, source and confirm additional stock to maintain availability

-Ensuring data integrity in both our planning spreadsheets and stock keeping systems

-Building strong and productive relationships with suppliers

What you need to be successful:

-A minimum of five years experience in a merchandising role or similar

-Strong attention to detail

-Strong communication and presentation skills

-Be highly analytical with advanced knowledge of Excel

-Commercially aware and proactive

-Able to produce high quality work independently

-Horticultural knowledge would be of benefit

To apply for this role or receive more information about the role, please press apply, subject title ‘Senior Merchandiser’. Please include a CV.

Salary: £34,000 -£37,000 dependent on experience