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Merchandising Assistant - Year in Industry Placement

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14d ago

🚀 Placement Program


AI generated summary

  • You must be studying towards a relevant degree, excel in numbers, love fashion, and be ambitious to pursue a career in Merchandising. Resilience and a passion for ASOS.com are essential for this fast-paced role.
  • You'll monitor stock intake, manage critical path, analyze trends, build supplier relationships, create reports, and collaborate with buying team.

Placement Program

Hospitality & Retail•London


  • ASOS is one of the UK's top fashion and beauty destinations, expanding globally at a rapid pace. Our values are to be authentic, brave and creative, and we live and breathe these in everything we do. The ASOS Merchandising team ensure that we have the right products, at the right time, in the right place and in the right quantities. They work closely with the buying teams to plan and build the ranges taking control of stock levels to maximise profit. Without merchandisers, there would be no stock to sell!


  • Must be studying towards a relevant degree, this year in industry placement will form a part of your University degree course.
  • Is great with numbers and competent with Microsoft Excel - spreadsheets are a regular on the Merchandising floor!
  • Is ambitious to develop a career path within Merchandising
  • Is comfortable working in a fast-paced environment - resilience is key
  • Loves ASOS.com and has an interest in Fashion
  • For Senior level MA vacancies, you'll need some previous experience in a Merchandising, Planning or comparable role

Education requirements

Currently Studying

Area of Responsibilities

Hospitality & Retail


  • Monitoring intake of stock to ensure there is enough stock cover across your category
  • Ensuring the Critical Path is managed and up to date to guarantee that stock is processed efficiently and quickly
  • Identify trends, issues and sales performance within your category
  • Using in-house systems to create sizing and pricing analysis
  • Building a great relationship and be the go-to for all your supplier's communication and queries
  • Working closely with the Merchandiser and Assistant Merchandiser - creating daily/weekly reporting, trading updates and general administrative tasks
  • Collaborating closely with your counterpart in the Buying team (Buyers Administrator) to successfully support the team in driving your department forward


Work type

Full time

Work mode





  • Employee discount (hello ASOS discount!) 
  • ASOS Develops (personal development opportunities across the business) 
  • Employee sample sales 
  • Access to a huge range of LinkedIn learning materials 
  • 25 days paid annual leave + an extra celebration day! 
  • Discretionary performance related bonus scheme 
  • Private medical care scheme 
  • Flexible benefits allowance - which you can choose to take as extra cash, or use towards other benefits