Production, Technical & Wholesale

Import Merchandiser

Freedom Recruit
Stockport, Greater Manchester

An excellent opportunity for an Import Merchandiser has arisen to work at a well-established family run supplier based in Stockport, near Manchester. My client is well versed in supplying ladies and men's wear to numerous retailers and due to substantial growth, they are looking to expand their team.

The Role:

  • Critical path management - liaising with buyers and factories in Asia and the Far East daily to manage all orders in production and ensure that delivery dates are maintained

  • Responsible for raising all new orders and confirming labels and trims

  • Chasing and submitting all approvals for trims, lab dips, print strike offs, bulk fabrics and fit samples

  • Managing order collections and submitting packing lists

  • Accurate data entry internally and externally to ensure that communication is clear and concise with suppliers and customers and key accounts are managed efficiently

The Ideal Candidate:

  • At least 4 years' experience as an Import Merchandiser for a fashion supplier

  • Proficient with Microsoft Office and able to learn new systems and processes quickly

  • Confident communicating with UK customers/buyers and factories overseas

  • Critical path management experience

  • Tenacious, diligent and able to work in a fast-paced environment

What you will get in return:

  • Salary of up to £27k-£32k dependent on experience

  • The opportunity to work with a fashion growing supplier


Shabnam Choudhary

If this Import Merchandiser role interests you, please click the ‘Apply’ button and submit your cv with your portfolio and quote reference SC58292/002_1562170054.