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Import Merchandiser - Manchester, North West

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Import Merchandiser

Assistant Product Developer 


We are currently looking for an assistant to support the buying team 


Bulk Orders / Pricing Assisting


the Costing process in creating Buying Programmes and issuing costing requests under instruction from the Production Controllers.

Assisting with the raising of garment purchase orders & amendments & check on to the AS400 system.

Assisting with the maintenance of all aspects of critical path & progress as required by establishing good relationship with suppliers by e-mail and phone and regularly monitoring the ordering of components and production progress in order to achieve deliveries on time.

Assisting with the maintenance of and communicating all delivery delays via Merchandising system to planning.

Take part in weekly Critical Path meetings with the rest of the team to ensure the

Critical path dates are met to ensure deliveries on time. Approving barcode information. Update and maintain delivery on time records.



Have an awareness and understanding of the QC process in relation to the Critical Path and order process – including the fit process, testing requirements, auditing measures and legislation.


Salesman samples


Creating colour pallets and monitoring the lab dip process.

Responsible for raising salesman samples orders.

Assisting with the raising, monitoring & progressing of garment, accessory & fabric orders for 'on time' delivery of salesmen's samples.

Monitoring of the Critical path process for salesman samples to ensure they are received in time for range launch.


Buying Trip Preparation  


Trip arrangement – completion of the itinerary, booking of hotels, arrangement of visa applications and booking of meetings where applicable.  

Ensure the ‘Points of Discussion’ document are updated accordingly  

Assist in creating ‘Gold Silver Bronze’ scoring sheet, ensuring all relevant areas are competed

Generate supplier delivery performance document




Work with and assist Production Controller in any area required to achieve the job function & prioritise workload accordingly.

Maintain awareness of and work in line with the Corporate Calendar.

General office administration, including opening and distributing parcels as required.  

Maintaining carrier log and invoices as required.  

Trip preparation: Itinerates, Visa’s & general administration as required.  

To undertake such tasks and duties as may be reasonably requested by your manager or other members of the Management Team.


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Salary: £15000 - £17000
Job Added by Angela Harper Resourcing
Date Added: 29th July 2016
Closing Date: 31st August 2016

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