Digital Merchandiser

We have a Digital Merchandiser job available with one of South Africa’s leading retail brands.
The Merchandiser will be required to:

  • Use data and insights to drive better results
  • Show the right products to the right shopper at the right time
  • Mash up content for commerce and community
  • Optimize to satisfy product search and discovery
  • Guide shoppers through the store
  • Optimize and personalize for the shopper’s context

Key Performance Areas to include:
1. Allocations and Stock Control
– Stock and Sales Analysis
– Core Allocation Preparation
– Quarterly size curve analysis
– Allocations; ensuring allocations are accurate and on time
2. Stock Management
– Identify gaps in specific fashion lines and provide feedback to Management
– Profiling of merchandise lines
– Monitor benchmarks and provide feedback
– Stock Consolidations with specific merchandise lines
– Monthly Performance Report
3. Stock Movement Control
– Provide feedback on a weekly basis to Ecommerce and Merchandise Team regarding Dispatches, WIP, Deliveries, etc.
– Determine stock/promotional feedback

Minimum experience required:

  • Must have Matric and a Relevant Tertiary Retail Qualification
  • Minimum 3 years’ working experience as a Merchandiser, preferably in the retail apparel or fashion industry
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience working in an ecommerce / digital environment
  • Experience in generating online sales
  • Must have a good understanding and grasp of Web design software
  • Experience in tracking the success of the site
  • Experience in SEO (Search Engine Optimisation)
  • Excellent Microsoft Office skills
  • Analytical thinker
  • Positive outlook on life
  • Must be a team player
  • Able to work under pressure and meet deadline
  • Attention to detail
  • Accurate and Numerate

Salary negotiable depending on level of experience

To apply for the Digital Merchandiser, Joburg, Fashion Retail Brand please send a detailed CV in a Word document and recent photo.

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