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Fashion Merchandiser at The Hut Group
Manchester, GB

The Hut Group was founded on a desire to create an e-commerce system that could support multiple retailers. Today, our proprietary platform is used to manage over 100 websites, which we build, trade and market in-house. We are currently the World’s leading Online Sports Nutrition, Health & Beauty Destination with rapidly growing international operations and a unique end to end technology platform. Our immediate growth plans include significant investment in pioneering technology innovation, further acquisitions and international expansion.

 

The role will report directly into the Head of Merchandising and will involve working closely with the category Buying and Trading teams to support and facilitate informed buying decisions, maximising availability as well as supporting the budgeted sales and profit growth of the division.

REQUIREMENTS

 

Managing Intake and Deliveries:

  • Working closely with the Head of Merchandising and Junior team members to manage intake within intake and stock targets
  • Updating the daily intake and delivery figures to create monthly forecast
  • Monitoring intake to meet monthly stock targets
  • Working with Junior team members and Buying team to manager Critical Path in-line with brand and product launches
  • Ensuring intake forecast is updated weekly for the warehouse to assist with planning
  • Point of escalation with the warehouse for any discrepancies

Sales Analysis and Weekly Reporting:

  • Managing reports to produce Weekly Buying Packs
  • Running Stock Pack to monitor Aged stock
  • Weekly Sell through, best and worst sellers, brand contribution reports
  • Regular analysis of key brands and categories to assist in range planning
  • Sales forecasts for key brands and categories to identify stock requirements
  • Ad hoc reports for sales analysis as required to support Buying appointments
  • Ad hoc reports for sales analysis to support Trading mechanisms

 

Purchase Order Management:

  • Manage PO sign off against confirmed budget
  • Updating budgets with value to maintain running totals
  • Working with Junior members to monitor past delivery dates and closing POs accordingly
  • Running weekly goods-in report to produce % intake by category and PO

Stock Management:

  • Continually evaluate product performance to inform and propose decisions on repeat orders, stock swaps and RTV
  • Range rationalisation on Core Range and NOOS products
  • Liaising with the Buyers to maintain Core Range classifications, MOQs (minimum order quantities), cost breaks and lead time detail.
  • Working with Traders to propose Price Markdowns and Clearance activity within profit and stock targets
  • Working closely within Trade Calendar to inform target clearance SKUs and create markdown lists.
  • Working closely with Head of Merchandising to produce seasonal sale Markdowns
  • Candidate should be an established Merchandiser who is ready for the step up to Senior level
  • Thrive in a fast-paced and ever-changing environment
  • Be commercially aware with a trading mentality
  • Ideal but not essential, would have experience of working within Fashion industry

 

 

BENEFITS

 

  • Discounts across all of our brands - up to 40%
  • Real responsibility from the start of your career at THG
  • Discounted Haircuts
  • Discounted Gym membership
  • Access to onsite doctor
  • Enrolled onto company pension plan
  • Training program via the THG academy
  • Leadership and Development training throughout your career
  • An exciting, fast paced working environment where you will work with and learn from the best in the business



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