Multi-Channel Merchandiser

Location
Hampshire
Salary
Not disclosed
Posted
29 Nov 2012
Closes
07 Jan 2013
Sector
Agency, Media, Other
Contract
Permanent

Job Description

A leading UK retailer based is now looking for a Multi-Channel Merchandiser to join their expanding team.

You will be responsible for the Multi-channel strategy for your category in line with Commercial and Customer priorities. Execute Merchandising strategy for your category with the support of Digital Merchandiser resource and responsible for meeting and exceeding revenue and margin targets for your category

Role Objectives:

•Create Merchandising plans for your category
that will achieve and exceed targets for your
part of the wider Multi-channel Merchandising
strategy
•Plan and prioritise activity according to the
commercial calendar
•Formulation of SKU level sales and margin
commitment and inventory plans
•Ensure that all content (Product, Promotions)
are well represented and executed to a high
standard across all digital interfaces
•Identify new business opportunities and
effective exit strategies for products/ranges
in digital channels
•Research and provide insight for range
extension opportunities
•Provide management information and strategic
proposals for investment to drive growth and
maximise profitability of ranges
•Reporting and forecasting

Ideal Candidate:
•Experience as a digital Merchandiser in a
fast moving retail brand
•Commercially aware
•Experienced in forecasting and managing
budgets
•Solid experience of using E-commerce
merchandising tools (Oracle/ ATG e-commerce
suite, Sitebuilder a distinct advantage)
•Knowledge of tools and techniques for
optimising search capability (i.e. able to
create synonyms, exception rules, redirects,
reprioritisations etc.)
•Analytical, Numerate and experienced in
working ion a data driven approach
•Experienced in HTML
•Experienced in using customer analytical tools
•Demonstrable track record of working to and
exceeding targets
•Customer focused
•Able to work in a team
•Efficient communicator
•Able to problem solve and make decisions

Contact / Application Details

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Rachel Huggins
0207 367 4449