Merchandising Services

Kansas City,KS


Summary DescriptionRetail merchandisers are responsible for ensuring that the right amount of goods are available in store and are being sold at the right price. Merchandisers also assess the needs of individual stores and how they might differ based on factors such as store size and their target demographics.Responsibilitiesworking closely with buyers and other merchandisers to plan product ranges.meeting with suppliers, distributors and analysts.managing budgets.predicting sales and profits.negotiating quantities and delivery time-scales.supervising and training junior staff.managing levels and distribution of stock.handling supply/production problems as they arise.setting stock promotions/price reductions as appropriate.making financial presentations to senior managers.assessing sales performance of different ranges.QualificationsBA/BS (business, marketing, accounting, or management beneficial).Relevant retail or office work experience.General graduate store management training programs recommended.Commercial awareness.Communication and interpersonal skills.Numerical and analytical skills.IT skills.

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