JOB TITLE: Merchandising Manager


Industry : Commercial & Finance Job Location : Bedfordshire
Job Reference : 9143SB Job Category : Sales
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 20/11/2012
 
Salary & Benefits : basic salary, car, pension
 
Experience Required : See Job Description
 
Education Required : See Job Description



Please note you must be permitted to work in the EC to apply for this job.

Job Summary

Job Title: Merchandising Manager Location: Bedford/Cambridge The Role: As the Merchandising Manager you will be managing a large team of merchandisers. You will ensure the effective display, merchandising and seasonal programmes are implemented throughout your area. Based across the Bedford and Cambridge areas.


Job Description

Job Title: Merchandising Manager
Location: Bedford/Cambridge
The Role:
As the Merchandising Manager you will be managing a large team of merchandisers. You will ensure the effective display, merchandising and seasonal programmes are implemented throughout your area. Based across the Bedford and Cambridge areas the main duties will include:
* Motivating and leading a large team of part-time merchandisers
* Communicate and negotiate with store management to ensure best promotion of product range across a variety of retail outlets
* Ensure effective implementation of display, merchandising and promotions are carried out
* Recruitment and selection for merchandisers within your region
* Implementing corporate strategy for all merchandising projects
* Coaching and training merchandisers as necessary

The Candidate:
Previous Management experience within a merchandising or territory management role is essential. The successful Merchandising Manager must be able to demonstrate a successful background of product merchandising and have excellent communication skills. An essential part of this role is managing a large team so proven experience of people management and developing team performance is required, A full, UK driving licence is essential for this role.

Package:
Competitive salary, company car, 25 days holiday, pension, life assurance


Job Keywords

Merchandising Manager; Bedford; Cambridge; Huntingdon; St Neots; Letchworth; Stevenage



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