Retail Merchandising assistant

  • Location
    City Of London, Greater London
  • Salary
    £12.14/Hourly
  • Job type
    Temporary contract
  • Industry
    Hospitality and Catering
  • External Reference
    JN-072022-268463
  • Category
    Hospitality, Tourism & Travel - Hospitality, Tourism & Travel

Retail Merchandising assistant


Location: South Kensington - At least one day per week on site


Salary: £12.14 per hour


Duration: starting on the 12th September until the end of January


Working pattern: Hours 09.00 am - 5.15pm Mon, Tue, Wed, Thurs - 28.8 hours per week (4 days per week)


Contract type: Fixed Term contract until end January 2023 - Temporary


Adecco is currently recruiting for a Retail Merchandising assistant to join a prestigious Museum based in South Kensington.


Roles and responsibilities



  • Experience in retail merchandising.

  • Excellent communication (both written and verbal).

  • Strong prioritisation skills: manages time effectively to deliver to deadlines.

  • Expert knowledge of MS Excel and merchandising systems.

  • Confident in communicating with suppliers and building relationships.



Main tasks and responsibilities (job description)



  • Processing purchase orders on the EPOS system.

  • Contacting suppliers to chase up outstanding orders and liaising with the Warehouse Team to confirm delivery bookings.

  • Highlight supplier cost price changes, out of stocks and availability issues to MM and AM and log issues on relevant spreadsheets.

  • Liaise with the Warehouse Team to resolve stock queries.

  • Maintain and update the Out of Stock and Deleted Lines weekly reports.

  • Updating the Top 100 and Zero Sellers weekly reports and communicate to the Retail Team.

  • Input markdowns that have been agreed with the MM or AM.

  • Set up new products and new suppliers on the EPOS system.

  • Working with the Warehouse Team to process book returns.

  • Assist the AM with processing Inter Departmental Purchases.



If you would like to find out more about this position, please upload your most up to date CV. We will contact all short-listed candidates.

Adecco acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.


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