British Heart Foundation

Assistant Merchandiser

England, Northamptonshire, Northampton
04 Apr 2019
02 May 2019
6638 (700150)
Marketing Disciplines
Buying & Merchandising 
Industry Sector
Charity / Not for Profit
Contract Type
Work Experience Level
Assistant / Graduate
Agency-side or Client-side
Client Side
Job Role
Have you got the merchandising ability and desire to play a critical role in our fight for every heartbeat.

Our award winning retail division is the largest and most successful charity retailer in the UK comprising of over 700 stores generating over £175m sales and £30m profit to help save lives.

We have over 3,800 staff and 22,000 volunteers across the British Heart Foundation.

About the role

As Assistant Merchandiser, you'll be based in Northampton in our New Goods Buying & Merchandising team where you'll support our Merchandiser in all aspects of their role.

You'll also be responsible for managing store distribution according to the range plan, analysing sales and forecasting and managing stock levels.

About you

You'll have experience of merchandising gained in a retail environment, be commercially aware, analytical and highly numerate. You also need to have strong systems and Microsoft Excel skills.

You'll be a team player, able to build excellent relationships with people across the organisation and also able to manage a range of tasks with competing deadlines. Your role is key to liaising with field management, stores, product suppliers, our warehouse and many other internal contacts.

How to apply

To apply please use the apply button below. Our process involves submitting your CV and supporting statement which should outline your interest and explain how you meet the role's criteria.

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