Assistant Branch Merchandiser - TOPMAN

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
• Potentialising sales and profit opportunities in all Stores
• Understanding store turnovers, size and commercial grading
• Liaison with and visiting all stores to identify local opportunities at least twice a week
• Build up profiles of stores to help tailor stock packages to meet local customers
• Liaise with the Planning Department on store openings/modernizations/closures and space changes.
• Compiling and reacting to feedback from retail
• Supervising Merchandising Admin Assistant
• Managing branch openings, closures, & space changes
• Liaise with B & M, Retail, Retail Finance, and Area Visual Merchandisers
• Review branch performance & identify sales opportunities & risks and feed into the planning system where applicable.
• Performance reporting and spotting trends to feedback to B&M
• Ad-hoc analysis
• Attending area meetings

Must Haves

Skills / experience required
• Good communication skills
• Strong organisational skills
• The ability to work on own initiative
• Good analytical ability
• Attention to detail
• Flexibility to travel and spend time in the field each week
• Ability to understand both Head Office strategy and retail needs to utilize opportunities to maximize the success of TOPMAN.
• Excel knowledge to an advanced level
• Presentation skills / managing and leading meetings
• Has great resilience in their work ethic
• Branching 3 days out of the week., building relationships with the business
• Self-starter and confident

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.