Assistant Merchandiser - Topshop

Working Here

Meetings, mood boards and strategy - it's all in a day's work here at head office. No time to sit back on our heels, this is the hub that powers everything we do. From fashion-forward designers to in-the-know buyers, our team at Topshop Topman HQ is unrivalled for talent. It's fast-paced, exciting and the perfect place to build a career in fashion. Join any part of the business, from Marketing to Finance, and you will shape the future of the most directional brands on the high-street.

The Job

Key responsibilities

• Analysing product, category, climate and trend sales performance to feed into all meetings, trade and planning
• Ensuring prompt and accurate delivery and phasing of intake
• Preparing markdown proposals for owned business and providing recommendation to Territory Trader
• Setting sizing ratios for all climates in consultation with Territory teams
• Ad-hoc analysis
• Liaising with suppliers
• Forecasting future product sales (line and category level)
• Managing distribution plan in line with department strategy across climates/channels
• Analysing trade feedback with climate or digital actions at line and category level
• Managing global line detail on a continual basis
• Carrying out trading actions
• Completing Margin Analysis
• Identifying training needs within team
• Managing MAAs
• Contributing to Peer Group forums

Must Haves

Key Skills:
• Ability to synthesise and represent trade data clearly and accurately
• Good time-management
• Good attention to detail
• Ability to multi-task
• Good interpersonal skills
• Ability to communicate with stakeholders
• Good commercial acumen
• Good teamworking skills
• Ability to work at pace
• High appreciation of creative side of business
• Open mindedness
• Shows initiative

Added Extras

From bonus schemes to season ticket loans, that make your commute a little easier, we offer a range benefits here at head office. We make the most out of our staff discount across The Arcadia Group and a range of brands externally.

As well as this we have lots of exciting things that happen throughout the year, to say a big thanks for all the hard work our great teams put in.