A BIT ABOUT TOPMAN TOPMAN has earned its sartorial stripes with an unswerving and energetic approach to producing truly exciting high-street men's fashion. Driving trends forward while shifting the way men approach shopping, the brand's attitude to creating brilliant, affordable and authoritative menswear is second to none. Born in 1978, TOPMAN is the male equivalent of successful Arcadia stable-mate: TOPSHOP. With a whopping 185 stores in the UK, almost every high street in the country boasts its very own slice of TOPMAN. London's mega Oxford Circus Flagship - one of 8 chief stores in the major cities through the UK - sees 75,000 pairs of feet storm its 15,000 square foot floor every week. The rest of the globe is catching up too. Here's the maths: there are TOPMAN stores in over sixty cities worldwide, stretching across twenty countries while boutiques in America, China and Japan stock the brand. As one might suspect, its fashion forwardness continues into cyberspace with transactional website TOPMAN.com seeing over 160,000 unique visits a week, with current shipping to the UK, Eire, Europe, USA and Australia. THE ROLE We have an exciting opportunity for a Senior International Merchandiser to join one of our brands, Topman. The purpose of this role is to drive Topmans International business through effective planning and trading markets. WHAT YOU WILL BE DOING DAY TO DAY Plannin
Assistant Branch Merchandiser – Topman The Role - A great opportunity has arisen within the Topman brand for a trend driven Assistant Branch Merchandiser to join the team. The role is main purpose is potentialising the trading of Topman stores, maximizing profit and sales densities. Key responsibilities - Driving sales and reducing markdown across key markets in the brand. This will include store visits, weekly KPI reviews and option/depth management. Understand reports, effect change and be results driven. Analyse ‘exception’ stores, changing focus where required each wk – proactively make amendments to their stock package/tiering/builds, constantly challenge and measure results. Review high profile stores daily to drive sales. Review markdown monitor to advise AM’s on who is turning slow/fast – take responsibility for transfer rig stock around the area where required and suggesting BOGOF when necessary. Be involved in new store openings, closures and mods. Focus on new stores once open to maintain/improve performance. Identifying store performance trends, risks and opportunities and providing feedback to the Branch Merchandising manager. Working with the merchandising teams to feedback stock opportunities across store types and areas and influence the allocation strategy accordingly.
A bit about 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 Role Topman currently have an exciting opportunity for an International Assistant Merchandiser to join their team. We are looking for applications from existing Assistant Merchandisers seeking career development. You will get involved in all areas of the Merchandising function such as sales forecasting, planning, reviewing allocations, monitoring deliveries, communicating with franchise partners, providing analysis and potentialising the stock packages for International stores. What you will be doing day to day Sales forecasting & managing intake from placing stock with the brand to delivery to partner. Advising partners on markdown activity & pricing considering local competition. Conducting trade analysis to identify key opportunities & risks for the markets of responsibility . Understanding the UK strategy and how to potentialise this in
A Bit About Our Global Vision is to be the leading brand for all fashion conscious men. To be pace-setting, distinctive & confident we are an authentic British Brand with world class standards. A fashion-insider that constantly innovates through its brave and irreverent approach, providing fashion, with authority. The Role A role at TOPMAN promises a fast paced, challenging and innovative working environment. The key to our success is our people, and becoming part of this inspiring team will be a fantastic opportunity for the right person! What You Will Be Doing Day to Day You will have a strong focus on anticipating and meeting the needs of the TOPMAN customer, creating a balanced, innovative range, looking at price point, quality and standards. Develops product with the design team and suppliers in line with the brand and department strategy. Responsible for implementing the strategic direction and financial plans for a specific product category. When required, present garments to senior management and follow up on afterwards action points for the team/department. Looks further ahead than immediate problems to focus on ideas and solutions that may be of longer-term benefit to profitability. Delegates responsibility to BAA and Assistant Buyer to develop their skills. Provides a wider more strategic understanding of the business, the customer
A BIT ABOUT Our Global Vision is to be the leading brand for all fashion conscious men. To be pace-setting, distinctive & confident we are an authentic British Brand with world class standards. A fashion-insider that constantly innovates through its brave and irreverent approach, providing fashion, with authority. THE ROLE We currently have an exciting opportunity for an Assistant Merchandiser to join one of our brands, Topman. This is a fast paced and competitive role and we are looking for applications from existing Assistant Merchandisers. Your main responsibilities in an Assistant Merchandising role will be assisting the Merchandiser in the Commercial Operation of your department by delivering a product offer that exceeds customer expectations and achieves sales and profit targets through effective supply chain management. WHAT YOU WILL BE DOING DAY TO DAY You will be responsible for the smooth day to day operation of the Merchandising department. Support the creation of the new season's sales and range plans for your chosen product area/range. Monitor department sales performance and identify opportunities and risks. Participate in trade meetings. Manage the supply chain. Develop and manage the MAA in order to develop them to the next stage in their career. Manage the Merchandising element of the critical path to ensure deadl
A BIT ABOUT 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 ROLE TOPMAN HQ is unrivalled for talent. It’s fast-paced, exciting and the perfect place to build a career in fashion. Joining our Digital team you will help shape the future of the most directional brand on the high-street. This role will work with the senior digital management team in developing & implementing the international online trading strategy to maximise sales and profitability. Managing all owned International sites (USA/EU/FR/DE & ROW) both desktop and mobile sites DAY TO DAY Plan, develop and deliver the INTERNATIONAL ecommerce strategy Producing an Online sales plan by market Own the online INTERNATIONAL retail calendar (Key market promotions and events) Responsible for increasing INTERNATIONAL conversion and revenue Develop a successful trading plan for all INTERNATIONAL areas with a focus on the Brands key mar
WORKING HERE Our Manchester Arndale store is smack bang in the centre of the Arndale Shopping Centre (which just so happens to be the largest shopping centre in a City Centre in the whole of Europe!) The city has over 90,000 students . which makes Arndale a really cool place to shop and work. The store is split over 3 floors (2 for TOPSHOP and 1 for TOPMAN - which is actually the largest TOPMAN in the business). It has over 200 team members and 15 Managers, the pace is unreal and the atmosphere keeps our customers coming back for more. THE JOB Our Deputy Brand Managers are multi-talented and can turn their hand to anything. They work in all areas of the store, from running the daily operations to rolling up their sleeves and helping create a visually stunning store. They are role models to their teams, always showing them what great looks like. They work hand in hand with the Brand Managers in creating a great place to shop and work. MUST HAVES Management experience in a retail environment (ideally Fashion). Genuine love for TOPSHOP and proud to be a Brand Ambassador. Passion for customer service, ensuring the customer remains at the forefront of everythingthat the team do. Strong understanding of how to use commercial tools to create a good balance betweenvisual and commercial. Strong awareness of local knowledge to pro-actively seek, anticipate and respond to shiftingtrends and new market opportunities. Engagi
The Company: A fantastic opportunity for a Design Manager Assistant to join a successful, expanding fashion supplier to major high street retailers. This is a heavy administration based role and would suit someone who is hungry to make the role their own in a support position to the team. The Role: Working within the Design Team and full support to the Design Manager. Costings and delivery dates. Negotiating with factories. Customer liaison on a daily basis. Managing sample trackers. Administration heavy based position. Working with retailers including Topman and River Island. Skills Required: Must have good excellent communication and organisational skills. Keen eye for details. Strong and tenacious personality. Must be PC literate including Excel and Outlook etc. Will ideally have worked within a similar role for a Fashion company. A minimum 2 years experience within a similar role. Must be self motivated, responsible and have a positive attitude. Will understand the fashion industry and the processes that are involved within a fashion supplier. Excellent organisation and communication skills. Tagged Resources Limited acts as an employment agency. We have 25 years of Recruitment and Industry e
A bit about 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. What you will be doing day to day Trend research and design development – ensuring key and new trends are identified, ensuring product development is in line with the Topshop handwriting Gathering & using relevant internal and external information to drive product and range development for the customer Develop product strategy in conjunction with the Buyer and Merchandiser which can be translated into specific products for a range Constantly developing the range to ensure it evolves and continues to meet the needs of the customer Working in close partnership with key suppliers Must haves At least 4-5 years experience in Footwear & Accessories An understanding and passion for the latest trends Experience of working with India, as well as Far East and Europe A young fashion handwriting Ability to st
Are you currently an Allocator or MAA, enjoying your new career but keen for that promotion to Assistant Merchandiser level? OF COURSE YOU ARE! How about making a move, and enjoying a new business with no politics and a happier working day? My client is looking for someone who has already gained some experience in the world of work. Are you already working with Excel to manipulate data? Preparing reports and assisting with Monday trade? This role will also see you - ·Allocating stock to get the correct lines in the stores where they can be maximised commercially, managing the Allocator herself ·Replenishment - reviewing style performance and adapt replenishment parameters, and advising the team on your findings ·New store openings - putting together stock package for new stores ·Working on ad hoc Merchandising support, and taking on small analysis projects to contribute to departmental success If this sounds like the role for you, get in touch!
Calvetron Brands – Classic British Style Redefined – Jacques Vert, Precis Petite, Eastex, Windsmoor and Dash As the largest concession-based womenswear retailer in the UK we have a rich heritage of elegantly dressing women. Based in vibrant Shoreditch, our portfolio of brands includes Jacques Vert, Precis Petite, Eastex, Dash and Windsmoor. The role - Merchandising Administration Assistant (MAA) based in Head Office, Shoreditch As MAA you will provide an administrative support to the merchandising team which will include running reports, analysing sales and stock figures. You will also be responsible for managing the intake alongside the Buying Team, developing relationships with suppliers and ensuring that all orders are delivered into the business on time, escalating any issues that may arise. This will also involve allocating new ranges of stock to appropriate stores and accurately replenishing sales. To help you achieve this you’ll need to really get to know your products! As the key link between head office, suppliers and our stores, you will build and run reports for the team and pull off the weekly sales reports on a Monday for analysis for th
Assistant Merchandiser – Miss Selfridge The Role - We currently have an exciting opportunity for an Assistant Merchandiser to join one of our brands, Miss Selfridge. This is a fast paced and competitive role and we are looking for applications from existing Assistant Merchandisers. Your main responsibilities in an Assistant Merchandiser role will be assisting the Merchandiser in the Commercial Operation of your department by delivering a product offer that exceeds customer expectations and achieves sales and profit targets through effective supply chain management. Key responsibilities - You will be responsible for the smooth day to day operation of the Merchandising department. Support the creation of the new season's sales and range plans for your chosen product area/range. Monitor department sales performance and identify opportunities and risks. Participate in trade meetings. Manage the supply chain. Develop and manage the MAA in order to develop them to the next stage in their career. Manage the Merchandising element of the critical path to ensure deadlines are met. Undertake store visits and competitor shops to assess your department against your competition. Evaluate supplier performance regarding pricing, reliability, timing and accuracy. Develop strong relationships both within your own t
M&Co is an award-winning national fashion retailer with over 260 stores throughout the UK and International locations. We were voted one of the Best Big Companies to work by the Sunday Times in 2017. We believe in developing and growing talent and are committed to building successful teams who can deliver an exceptional customer experience in all our stores. An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Merchandising Assistant to join M&Co, within the Womenswear Knitwear Team. We need someone energetic, bringing excellent organisational and communication skills. You must be IT literate, creative and ready to build a career in Merchandising . This role is ideally suited to someone with a fashion/Merchandise related degree and hungry to pursue a career within Merchandising. We are open to those with or without previous merchandising experience. Reports To: Merchandiser Job Objective To provide administration within the Merchandising Office. To ensure that all systems are updated and maintained. To support other members in the team to ensure that all aspects of the Merchandise process are running smoothly and efficiently. We believe in developing and growing talent and are committed to building successful teams who can deliver an exceptional customer experience in all our stores.
We have an amazing opportunity for an Assistant Merchandiser to work for a rapidly expanding UK fast fashion brand based within their London HQ. The ideal candidate will have experience of working within a simular fast fashion brand. You currently be working as either a Senior MAA looking for an Assistant Merchandiser position or a MA looking for a change. This is a great time to join the brand as there is lots of scope to grow. If this sounds like you please get in touch with me andrew@cvukgroupdotcom
MAIN JOB OBJECTIVES District Visual Merchandisers operate as Brand Protectors, balancing creative vision with commerciality; ensuring the highest customer experience is delivered within all stores at all times. The DVM Team operate as a support function for the Retail business primarily focused on driving visual consistency. This is achieved through: structured visits, communication and training and development. Your role as a District Visual Merchandiser will support multiple stores within your nominated territory. ESSENTIAL JOB RESPONSIBILITIES Creative Innovation: Ability to take company VM Directives and interpret the information in a relevant way for the Market. Support the wider retail business with the execution and delivery of Model Stores, Flagships, Lab Door Projects and market specific events. Support District Manager and SM Teams with wardrobing selections for Sales Teams Support twice yearly press showroom set ups across EU. Commercial Focus: <li style=" font-style: inherit; font-wei
At Jaeger, you'll enjoy a busy, rewarding and fulfilling role with wide ranging responsibility and involvement in helping grow our iconic brand. Based in West London, the Jaeger Lab is a hub for creativity and innovation (hence the name). Thanks to a contemporary, open-plan space, it’s easy for our close-knit team to remain exactly that. Overview of role Stock potentialisation through allocation and replenishment template management Intake management, weekly tracking and responsible for intake post black seal approval Monday trading analysis and any ad hoc analysis to support AM Monthly Comp shop and department analysis to support lessons learnt Sizing of buy post sign off (checked and agreed with AM) Maintaining line flows for continuity product Responsibilities: Allocations: Stock effic
An exciting opportunity has arisen for an energetic Assistant Merchandiser to join a premium fashion retailer! This is a great time to join this growing brand, and you will be based in their Central London Head Office. Your primary role will be assisting the Merchandiser to plan and effectively forecast orders to maximise product availability and drive sales. Key responsibilities in this role include: Managing the supply base in order to minimise lead times, create flexibility and improve availability Accurately re-forcasting sales and intake at both line and category level, improving accuracy of branch allocation and replenishment Conducting regular departmental analyses for distribution to merchandising and buying teams, identifying any problems in a timely manner Essential criteria required: Previous experience working with the Merchandiser to control intake and stock levels in line with company targets Proven success in improving accuracy of allocation and replenishment to increase in-store availability Previous Merchandising experience in a fashion environment Ability to build and maintain strong relationships to liaise with other internal functions, and external suppliers, working positively to maximise availability If you are interested in joining this growing Merchandising team and meet the necessary criteria, please apply with your up to date CV today quoting Q103183!
My client has the wow factor! And they are looking for an Assistant Merchandiser with the same va va voom to join them! Are you currently working as an Assistant Merchandiser, overseeing your own part of the department, running the WSSI and managing the OTB? If you're looking for something new, then this could be just the thing. The role will see you - ·Planning and forecasting for forthcoming seasons through historical analysis ·In charge of the upkeep and maintenance of the WSSI ·Trading in-season to optimise lines and sign-off repeats as necessary ·Closely managing the OTB to ensure finance is available at all times ·Managing the supplier base, enforcing penalties where necessary ·Liaising with the Buyer to help create profitable and commercial collections ·Presenting sales figures and “bests and worsts” in meetings You'll report into the Merchandiser, and be responsible for the management of an Allocator and an MAA. With a brilliant culture, seriously cool head office, and great benefits package, what's not to like! Get in touch today.....
T.M. Lewin have an exciting opportunity for a Merchandising Admin Assistant to join us on a permanent basis in Central London. The Role Reporting to an Assistant Merchandiser and working within a team of Buyers and Merchandisers you will be responsible for the distribution and sales potential of products in your department. Responsibilities · Allocation and replenishment - Reviewing intake into the warehouse, allocation of new lines to agreed plans and preparing for forward events such as sales and promotions · Analysis - Produce analysis to support regular and ad hoc meetings within your department. Ad hoc project work to drive sales performance · Branch responsibilities - Provide an agreed service level to the branch merchandise department, communication of relevant information from allocation to stores and supporting all channels within branch merchandising including international · Suppliers and intake - Liaise with suppliers to maintain accurate records for outstanding commitment of stock in your department. Effective daily use of information available to identify current status of all line in
We are recruiting for a talented and driven International Merchandise Administration Assistant to join our exciting International team and support the growth of our international market. You will manage the International Sales Order process and the risk to stock whilst maintaining clear communication with your team. If you possess the following qualities, this could be a fantastic opportunity to start your career within International. Excellent communication skills as you will be the key liaison with suppliers and the main point of contact for all UK departments Strong planning and organising skills with good attention to detail to confidently manage the Critical Path Strong team ethos – working together and building excellent relationships with your team along with all other key partnerships We do work hard but we have fun along the way and always ensure we take the time to celebrate our successes. Investing in our people is a priority for us, and it could be you that we’re looking for to join our team! We have excellent opportunities for career development at Lipsy with great developmental stages. We are offering a very competitive salary and remuneration package along with a great bonus scheme, staff discount and a 4.30pm finish on Friday’s plus many more exciting benefits! Please specify your preference for International or Own Buy within