MR PORTER are now seeking a talented Assistant Merchandiser to join the team based in our offices in Shepherds Bush. Reporting into the Merchandiser, you will be tasked with supporting the department ensuring it achieves its sales plans through effective planning and management of stock, including data management.
Assist the Merchandising team to achieve seasonal sales and profit targets based on seasonal business plan
Work with the buying team to establish a range of merchandise suited to the customer profile in each region. Work together to make recommendations for changes and improvements to maximise sales and profit potential
With guidance from Merchandiser, use analysis of weekly departmental performance to take actions to trade your area and maximise profits.
Forecast sales and intake on department WSSI and manage the department's continuity business reporting back to your Merchandising for total department view.
Work closely with the MAA on the intake process, ensuring timely deliveries and that stock levels are optimised.
Deputise for the Merchandiser in all trading and planning meetings internally and externally if and when required
Clear communication with your team to ensure alignment and clarity, working towards department goals
Ensure the wider business is aware of department priorities
Prepare weekly reports to monitor performance of your department, highlighting key findings to your team.
Produce insightful analysis for the team and wider business to help dictate the strategy going forward
Produce analysis for the Merchandiser for range planning ensuring that the range is balanced and in line with top line strategy
Complete seasonal markdown for the department to ensure we are maximising our margins whilst considering the competitive market
Manage and develop any MAAs on your team by providing on the job coaching and identifying training opportunities
Monitor and review performance of your reports, including completing and presenting their appraisals
From the moment you walk through our doors and join the YOOX NET-A-PORTER team we are committed to making your journey with us inspirational and Evolutionary.
If you are passionate, committed and thrive in a collaborative and fast-paced environment, then please apply with a CV
YOOX NET-A-PORTER GROUP is an equal opportunities employer, if you require any reasonable adjustments to complete your application, please do not hesitate to advise us accordingly.