Branch 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
• Potentialising stores to maximise profit and sales for TOPSHOP in-line with the brand strategy
• Strategic view of Branch Planning and store stock management
• Identify opportunities to drive sales performance using exception reporting / size analysis / tiering review
• Responsibility for delivering profiling strategy for different host types
• Communication at Brand, Retail and Group level on key initiatives
• Strategic analysis of data to steer both planning & branch profiling at Brand and host level
• Liaise with other TOPSHOP functions ( E.g. Planning, Logistics and Merchandising)
• Training and development of the Branch Merchandising team
• Manage specific projects documenting and analysing information and formulating conclusions and recommendations
• Responsibility for department tiering , Pre-season & In season
• Challenge Planning processes & suggest strategic direction
• Maintain Branch lists (correct linear, update new/ mod)
• Communicate Tiering & Planning objectives to retail
• Compilation & data analysis to support strategic planning


Must Haves

• Excellent numerate and analytical skills
• Good negotiation and time management
• Ability to manage changing priorities and work under pressure
• Accuracy & attention to detail
• Highly organised
• Confident communicator and presenter
• Able to summarise key priorities and actions points
• Able communicate to different levels succinctly, identifying issues and proposing actions
• Commercial awareness
• Team player


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.