Import Merchandiser - Fashion

Recruiter
TheSmartList
Location
Leeds
Salary
Dependent on experience
Posted
16 Jul 2019
Closes
30 Jul 2019
Ref
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Contact
John Martins
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

LOCATION: Wakefield, West Yorkshire


JOB TITLE: Import Merchandiser 


WORKING HOURS: Full time, Permanent 


Responsibilities will include: 


Management of your customer's critical path, placement of purchase orders for goods and packaging attending meetings with high street customers liaising with overseas suppliers and the technical team to meet customer’s specific requirements. You will work closely with the design teams and account managers, tracking design amends and focussing on the sealed and approval of products. 

Qualifications, Skills and experience

• Previous experience of import merchandising and experience of liaising with high street retailers essential
• Good IT Knowledge-& experience in Excel & Word
• 5 GCSE Math’s & English above level C or equivalent/ or Higher education or Degree/ Diploma educated would be a distinct advantage 

Personal Qualities

• A positive attitude
• A keen interest in fashion & design
• Excellent communicator at all levels internal and external
• Good written communication including the accurate recording of data
• Able to work independently as well as part of a team
• Methodical, organised, attention to detail
• Always willing to ‘go the extra mile’
• Self-motivated


THE COMPANY: William Lamb Group is one of the biggest suppliers of footwear and bags in the UK. It is a family-owned business based in Wakefield, established in 1887. We are now recruiting a design assistant to help the busy design team in the Wakefield office to create kids and adults character and own label products.

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