Job details

Trainee Stock Analyst

Job reference: 002722

Closing date: 19/04/2019

Salary: Up to £22,000 (DOE)

Department: Merchandising

Hours per week: 36.17

As our Trainee Merchandising Analyst, you will work within our extensive Merchandise operations department and will be instrumental in delivering the stock level and targets of the business (this also includes residue stocks, stock turn, intake planning etc).

This is a great opportunity for an analytical and inquisitive candidate wanting to gain commercial experience within a well-established and successful eCommerce business, as well as gain further Excel skills and ideally come from a merchandising or data analyst background


What else does a Trainee Merchandising Analyst do at N Brown:

  • Assist in producing departmental stock level, intake, disposal, despatch and returns forecasts.
  • Assist in the management MI that supports the forecasts and ensure that all stakeholders have access to their performance statistics.
  • Be the key coordinator and deliverer of all short-term warehouse intake plans.
  • Be the key coordinator and central source of all targets and reporting that deliver the business KPI’s with regards to stock.
  • Work closely with logistics to ensure all stock related merchandising information and forecasts are produced in a timely and accurate manner.
  • Assist in giving merchandising input into logistics long and short-term space planning.
  • Assist in management of accurate storage categories and stock classifications.
  • Undertaking and ad hoc forecasting requirements.


What you will need to succeed as our Trainee Merchandising Analyst:

  • Degree or equivalent in a highly numerate subject matter e.g. Business Management Math’s, Science
  • Excellent attention to detail.
  • Strong communication skills
  • Proven high levels of computer literacy
  • MS Office products / mostly Excel expertise essential
  • Strong administration
  • Good communication and written skills
  • Analytical Skills, basics of SQL


Our people are passionate about customer service, enriched with data and powered by the latest technology to drive our business forward. As we continue to invest in our goal of becoming a leading digital retailer there’s never been a better time to join us!


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.


The closing date for this job has now passed.