At Baird Group our vision is to be the go-to destination for contemporary and inspiring menswear brands. Steeped in a rich history of more than 100 years across manufacturing; wholesale and retail, the mission of every Baird employee is to dress men well.
The Baird Group has a large portfolio of fashion brands and fascias, owned and licensed, each with their own unique identity and customer base.
Baird Group provides men’s clothing to customers throughout stand alone retail stores, concessions and an extensive wholesale network. In our House of Fraser concession we offer customers our prestigious Alexandre range of suits. Our collections are created and designed with passion so our customers see that we appreciate and understand their needs.
Here at Baird Group we have are looking to recruit an Assistant Merchandiser (Retail) to join our fast-paced team environment. This is a great time to join Baird Group as we are currently rebranding and have lots of exciting initiatives on the horizon.
As an Assistant Merchandiser you will play a vital role within our Merchandising teams. You will provide essential support to your department and provide management support to the Merchandise Admin Assistant if applicable. You will work with the Merchandiser assisting with range building by providing analysis and proposals on; planned ROS, brand, fit, colour, design and pricing.
You will review core size availability and core line cards on a weekly basis as well as reviewing best sellers reports and propose any actions required to the Merchandiser. You will liaise with suppliers and the warehouse to ensure priority stock is on time and put away as soon as possible.
The successful candidate will ideally have a degree in Merchandising and will have at least 18 months experience working as an Merchandise Admin Assistant. You will be able to demonstrate a good knowledge of the buying cycle, critical paths and stock management. You will have a creative flair and will be a keen follower of the menswear market and trends. You will have strong IT skills especially within Microsoft Excel. Due to the nature of the role you will occasionally be required to travel within the UK so a level of flexibility is required.
This position is based at our Head Office in Leeds city centre and is a short 5 minute walk away from the train station. In addition to your basic salary we offer excellent employee benefits including free parking.
For further information about Baird Group, visit our website at: https://www.baird-group.co.uk/