Product Merchandiser Womens

Recruiter
Scotch & Soda
Location
Amsterdam, the Netherlands
Posted
23 Jul 2021
Closes
23 Aug 2021
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time

Scotch & Soda is looking for an experienced Merchandiser to join our Global Merchandise team. Within the Scotch & Soda brand the Merchandising team fulfills a central role. It is the link between commercial in our directly operated stores, wholesale, E-commerce and Design and Buying department on the other side.
 

What you will be doing:

Our merchandise department is closely involved with the Design & Buying departments to build collections that are true to the Brand, in tune with the market developments and commercially successful both at wholesale (sell in) and at retail (sell out).

  • Analyze sales results on a weekly, monthly and seasonal basis drawing conclusions on how to drive the business
  • Work in close collaboration with commercial teams to understand different market needs
  • Competitive analysis on a global level with some travel required
  • Identify growth opportunities in product and build strategies for your product area
  • Assort multiple collections to sit in store and online across the different retail regions
  • Translate market demand and trend information based on quantitative feedback (such as sell-thru numbers, pricing parameters, quantities etc.) and qualitative facts (such as market input and trends, commercial product needs, customer behavior, etc.)
  • Build detailed range plan that will be handed over to design
  • Work in collaboration with other relevant departments, such as Design, Production, Sourcing, Sales and Operations and Marketing to ensure appropriate processes are in place at every stage of the seasonal line production
  • Ownership of line details in the PLM system

Our ideal candidate

  • At least 5 years of experience in the Womens market of buying or merchandising
  • A fashion forward thinker who can push boundaries to exceed the expectations;
  • Highly analytical
  • Clear communicator
  • Experience in assorting and trading for stores and online
  • Global thinker with International experience