Merchandiser - Womenswear
At Selfridges, our customers expect nothing but the best. In this role, you’ll make sure that’s exactly what they get, which means ensuring that all of our products are available all of the time.
Providing support for everything from stock level reviews through to weekly, seasonal and adhoc reporting, you’ll know exactly what’s selling and how to maximise profitability.
We’ll expect you to be able reforecast sales, stock and margin - identifying opportunities and risks - and to have a clear understanding of OTB. You will work alongside the Womenswear buying team, leading the merchandising team to identify opportunities for stock transfer and make recommendations on commitment, and will ensure that we always have the right stock, in the right place, at the right time.
The Ideal Candidate
You are likely to already be a merchandiser, or an experienced Assistant Merchandiser ready for the next level, and you’ll have experience of working across food product ranges. A strong team player and manager, you’ll be numerate and analytical. You’ll also have excellent Excel skills, experienced using WSSI and will be a fantastic problem solver who can work with data to quickly identify solutions.
About the Company
We are a shop run on imagination: a place where the world’s most covetable brands combine with the most extraordinary spectacles, events and ideas for an experience like no other.
We have challenged the rules of retail from day one, whilst demonstrating our unwavering commitment to sustainability. In 2016, we were the first to be awarded with recognition for the ‘World’s Best Sustainability Campaign by a Department Store’ at the IGDS Global Department Store Summit, in-line with its focus on buying better and inspiring change. We are also recognised as the Best Department Store in the World (2010, 2012, 2014 & 2018) underlining our place at the forefront of retail. In 2018 we were recognised as a LinkedIn Top Company to work for.
Our vision is to be the destination for the most extraordinary customer experience, and our people are central to us achieving this. As an employer we are committed to making Selfridges an exciting, inspiring and fun place to work