Assistant Merchandiser


Job Details


Pep and Co Head Office

Contract Type


Working Pattern

Full Time


Competitive Plus Benefits

Closing Date

29/11/2018 23:30

Who are we ?

PEP&CO is Britain's fastest-growing family fashion phenomenon, offering a full range of women's, men's and kid's fashion, with prices starting from as little as £1.

We have launched in over 300 locations around the UK, opening shop in shop Stores within its sister company Poundland. 

Why work for us ?

This role is based in our PEP&CO Head Office, in Watford where great ideas are born. Filled with our vibrant and can-do team, we showcase our passion and determination to deliver the best we can for our customers: best service, best fashion, and best prices.

Working at PEP&CO Head Office is an exciting chance to be at the centre of a dynamic company who value individual ideas and encourage everyone to get stuck in and work together to make PEP&CO a success.

What are we looking for ?

This is a fantastic opportunity for an Assistant Merchandiser to join our Clothing department. 

The objective of this role is to support the Merchandising team to maximise opportunities through the effective management of stock, driving sales through improved availability and forecasting and reducing markdown and maximizing profit.

You will assist the Senior Merchandiser/Merchandiser in planning and forecasting and manage intake and distribution on your team and provide support in planning and trading a department. You will work across the buying and merchandising functions and managing your supply base effectively. You will help to manage your MAA, providing guidance and support for their development whilst delegating appropriate work to assist their progression.

What skills do you need ?

  • Merchandising experience within a Retail environment
  • Be driven, motivated and ambitious
  • Be able to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Have excellent interpersonal/presenting skills
  • Be able to demonstrate strong numerical and analytical ability
  • Have good problem-solving skills
  • Be able to work effectively as part of a team

Your place in our world

Assistant Merchandiser
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