Merchandiser

Term: Permanent, Full-Time.



Location: Mayfair, London (Head Office)



Ralph & Russo is an international luxury fashion brand revered for producing designs that are contemporary, timelessly elegant and sought after worldwide. Having initially entered the luxury market with couture, the duo has taken their dedication to design and innovation forward to curate a global luxury brand encompassing leather goods, shoes and more notably of late, the launch of ready-to-wear.

Description:

We are looking for a Merchandiser to ensure the collections launched to the sales teams convey the brand strategy and vision whilst maintaining commerciality.  This role will collect the right market knowledge to ensure that the collections are positioned appropriately and assist the Merchandising Analyst with the buying process.

 

Resposibilities:

  •  Help maintain the rolling strategic plan for each category showing historic and projected sales, stock and margins for the next 5 years, using a collaborative and creative approach
  • Prepare seasonal brief using analysis and feedback from Retail and Wholesale teams, market analysis and target positioning
  • Monitor the progress of the collections against the brief in collaboration with the Design and PD teams
  • Complete competitor analysis on a seasonal and ad-hoc basis on relevant styles and categories as required
  • Suggest seasonal options to markdown in collaboration with data provided by the Merchandising Analyst
  • Carry out seasonal competitive analysis of global retail pricing in local currencies, set GBP RRPs for all new products and suggest regional positioning to Merchandising Analyst
  • Liaise with Retail and Wholesale teams and confirm account delivery priorities to Logistics team
  • Assist the Merchandising Analyst on uploading the line sheets and images to JOOR in advance of the selling season, and help prepare consolidation reports for Roundup revi

 

Requirements:

  • Minimum 3-5 years of relevant work experience with Ready-To-Wear
  • Advanced Excel skills including knowledge of pivot tables, vlookups and other formulas
  • Advanced PowerPoint skills including chart and picture manipulation
  • Organisational and problem-solving ability
  • Numerical, methodical, analytical
  • Dedicated, adaptable, and flexible
  • Excellent communication skills
     

 

At Ralph & Russo, we like to deliver results with pace and quality. If you are resilient, work well under pressure and want to work for a growing and inspirational brand, we would love to hear from you.

 

To be considered, please send us your CV through our internal recruitment link.