Trainee Merchandiser

Leicester, Leicestershire
21,653 p/a
17 Jul 2018
28 Sep 2018
Contract Type
Graduate, Permanent
Full Time

Not to be confused with Visual Merchandising, our Trainee Merchandisers maximise profit during the season, ensuring the product is in right place at the right time, in the right quantity, at the right price.


  • Analyse historical sales to assist in the range building process
  • Manage and negotiate deliveries, working with suppliers from Europe to the Far East
  • Review weekly sales to help manage stock levels across both Retail and Directory
  • Accurately update key merchandising systems

About you:


  • You are organised and can effectively manage and prioritise a wide range of tasks
  • A great communicator, you will build excellent relationships both internally and externally
  • You’re able to interpret data and make suggestions to your Merchandiser
  • You thrive in a fast paced, busy environment and love it when the day just passes in a * blur
  • Approachable and at your best in a team environment.
  • Experienced user of Microsoft Excel
  • Highly numerate


  • Bonus Scheme
  • Pension Scheme
  • ShareSave Scheme
  • Life Assurance
  • Childcare Vouchers
  • Staff Discount
  • On-site Nursery


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