Assistant Merchandiser - Branches

Job Reference : NRD-MAN-MER-01674
Closing Date : 03/11/2017
Salary : Up to £18,000 + Excellent benefits
Department : Merchandising
Hours Per week : 36.17

As an Assistant Branch Merchandiser you will work closely with the Merchandiser to provide administrative support for the team. You will need to be analytical, possess excellent attention to detail and have a head for numbers.

What you’ll be responsible for as an Assistant Branch Merchandiser:

  • Securing stock in our warehouses for our retail outlets.
  • Allocating stock to our retail outlets in line with trading plans.
  • Ensuring availability is maximised across all outlets in response to their trading activity.
  • Maintenance of Replenishment parameters
  • Taking ownership of intake and our commitment schedule to maximise stock availability.
  • Analyses in season sales and identify areas of opportunity/ threat.
  • Work with Marketing calendar to ensure stock available in store on time for key promotions
  • Working together with the Merchandiser to set up new store packages for opening.
  • To help set up and complete all pre-season planning and help agree strategy with the Merchandiser.
  • Contact with main business teams for two way communication.
  • Supporting the Merchandiser with additional ad hoc analysis.


What you will need to succeed as an Assistant Merchandiser:


  • Experience working in a head office, retail, wholesale or merchandising role would be desirable.
  • Strong numerical and analytical skills and confidence working with large volumes of data; collating, analysing, presenting findings.
  • A genuine interest in retail and trading.
  • Strong Microsoft Office skills, particularly Excel (proficiency in Vlookups, SUM, Pivot tables).
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Enthusiasm and determination.


These roles are fast-paced and the Assistant Branch Merchandiser must be able to demonstrate initiative and the desire to succeed in their role.  The successful candidate will have a passion for numbers, along with determination and relentless enthusiasm.


In return for your hard-work and commitment, you’ll receive fantastic training as well exciting development opportunities and a competitive salary and benefits package.

Our people are energetic, enthusiastic and proud to work for a company that is committed to making the customer look and feel amazing.  If you are able to demonstrate these qualities and have the desired experience, why not apply today and be part of our fashion future.


Employees in our business may have access to our customers’ personal data therefore for a number of our roles, offers of employment are subject to a satisfactory criminal record check. Having a criminal record will not necessarily prevent an individual from obtaining a position with N Brown Group.


This position is now closed. We are no longer accepting applications for this position.