Junior Merchandiser

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

• Operates as a strategic business manager, overseeing the team and their processes, demonstrating best practice.
• Analyses trading patterns with sufficient level of detail to ensure appropriate action is taken.
• Demonstrates views on current key trade activity that potentially impacts the brand.
• Works with Senior Merchandiser and Head of on top level strategy trading, seasonal planning and range building.
• Defines and communicates a clear vision of the future, which translates into understandable goals and targets.
• Builds a strong team who are able to react and trade at pace.
• Reviewing market performance weekly and working with partners to potentialise store performance.
• Acts in pivotal role for teams and internal functions to co-ordinate projects and provide two-way communication.
• Keeping up to date with the competition in order to make commercially informed decisions.

 

Must Haves

SKILLS REQUIRED

• Currently operating at a Junior Merchandising level for a fast-paced retail brand.
• Able to initiate new strategic direction for International and realise the objectives.
• Develops new ideas, considers potential outcomes and develops action plans.
• Have a trading mentality, able to work at pace, challenge and drive results, and track record of success.
• Have successful managed a team .
• Have excellent interpersonal/presenting skills.
• Be able to demonstrate strong numerical and analytical ability.

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.