This role supports the Merchandising function to drive Key Performance Indicators such as optimising availability and On Time in Full delivery within a stock budget. You will be using your strong analytical skills to forecast demand taking into account market trends, seasonality, promotional activity, range changes, sales performance and to be placing purchase orders to ensure maximum product availability across your given category. You will have good communication skills both written and verbal as you need to be able to liaise with internal stakeholders such as Buying colleagues as well as the external supplier base. Tenacity and resilience are also useful in this role along with the ability to problem solve and react quickly when events do not go to plan!
Any previous Retail Head Office experience is a benefit although not essential along and previous familiarity with SAP is also preferential but again not a pre requisite. We are looking for candidates of Graduate calibre.