Assistant Merchandiser - TOPMAN

Working Here

Putting menswear on the fashion map, British brand Topman is a style authority. From famous style staples to sharp tailoring, Topman has earned its sartorial stripes with an unswerving, energetic approach to producing truly exciting, aspirational men’s fashion.

The Job

A role at TOPMAN promises a fast paced, challenging and innovative working environment. As an Assistant Merchandiser you will be responsible for assisting the Merchandiser or JM in trading the current range to maximise profit and minimise markdown, through sales forecasting, reviewing and balancing stock and developing strategic promotions. You will support the climate planning process under the direction of the Merchandiser.

Day To Day

  • 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
  • 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

 

Must Haves

Must Haves

  • Ability to synthesise and represent trade data clearly and accurately
  • Good time-management
  • Good attention to detail
  • Ability to communicate with stakeholders
  • Good teamworking skills
  • Ability to work at pace
  • Shows initiative

Added Extras

  • Early finish Fridays during Summer!
  • 25% discount across all our fab 8 brands to shop until you drop
  • Stunning London offices with a restaurant, bar and beauty salon to always look and feel your best
  • Regular sample sales to refresh your wardrobe at fractional prices
  • Fun, inspiring and ambitious colleagues pushing the boundaries across the whole business
  • Regular competitions to win amazing prizes
  • Events to support our diverse range of charities

We regret, due to volume, only suitable applicants will be contacted

You’ll find every Arcadia brand shares the same values. We all start with letting people be themselves. We are informal while professional, and we are all about mixing fun with commercial nous. Throughout your career with us we will help you develop, and give you the chance to influence our future. It's not only our products but our people who drive our success. Our people are at the heart of everything we do.