JOB TITLE: Merchandising Manager


Industry : Commercial & Finance Job Location : Edinburgh
Job Reference : 10959LN Job Category : Retail
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 26/08/2014
 
Salary & Benefits : competitive
 
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: A new and exciting Merchandising Manager position has come about for one of the UK's leading gift retailers.


Job Description

Job Title:
A new and exciting Merchandising Manager position has come about for one of the UK's leading gift retailers.

The Role
Managing a large team of Merchandisers you will be responsible for the effective implementation of display, merchandising and seasonal programmes. Covering Lothian, Edinburgh and Scottish Borders, the main duties will include;
*Motivating and leading a large team of part-time Merchandisers
*Maximising territory sales through the effective management of the Merchandisers
*Ensuring effective implementation of display, merchandising and promotions
*Recruiting and training new Merchandisers
*Reporting all store activity within your territory and monitoring performance
*Creating synergy within your territory by establishing sound working relationships across all stores
*Ensuring all paperwork is completed following on from daily tasks

The Candidate
Previous Merchandising Management experience within a retail environment is essential. As a successful Merchandising Manager you must be able to demonstrate a successful background within 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 a must.

The Client
Our client is a large and well-established UK wide organisation which sells FMCG products to the retail market. Working for our client you will be considered a valued member of the team from the start, enjoying their welcoming and friendly culture.

The Package
Competitive salary
Company Car
Mobile Phone
25 days holiday
Pension
Bonus

If you think you are the right Merchandising Manager for this role then click "Apply" today.

Bluefire Consulting Ltd is a recruitment agency working on behalf of our client.

Reference: 10959LN


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