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Trainee Merchandiser

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2mo ago

💼 Graduate Job


🤑 £28K
⌛ Closed
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Graduate Job

Creative Arts & Fashion, Hospitality & Retail•Leicester


  • You will start your 12 - 18 month training programme on one of our ‘Product’ teams - Womenswear, Menswear, Childrenswear, Home or on our Brands team (who work with a portfolio of over 750 brands).
  • With support from your team, you will learn the skills required to progress within our Merchandising function. Responsibility comes early and you will be looking after millions of pounds worth of stock from day one!
  • You will receive regular feedback from your Merchandise team who will coach and develop you throughout the scheme, supporting you in reaching your goals.
  • Once you are ready to take the next step you will be promoted to Assistant Merchandiser!


  • Organised and can manage and prioritise a wide range of tasks
  • A great communicator, you will build excellent relationships both internally and externally
  • Able to interpret data and see opportunities
  • Numerate with a basic understanding of percentages
  • Thrive in a fast paced, busy environment
  • Approachable and at your best in a team environment
  • Driven, decisive and want to make a difference

Education requirements


Area of Responsibilities

Creative Arts & Fashion
Hospitality & Retail


  • Negotiating, ordering and managing the intake of stock from suppliers all over the world
  • Updating our product systems with the correct delivery dates and shipment modes
  • Reviewing historical and current sales to forecast what stock we need for the future
  • Attend range building and selection meetings and use your knowledge to influence how future ranges look


Work type

Full time

Work mode





28000 GBP


  • ​25% off a huge selection of Next, Lipsy & Victoria's Secret products
  • Company performance based bonus
  • Sharesave scheme
  • On-site Nursery available; OFSTED outstanding in all areas
  • 10% off most partner brands & up to 15% off Branded Beauty
  • Early VIP access to sale stock
  • Access to fantastic discounts at our Staff Shops
  • Restaurants with great food at amazing prices
  • Access a 24/7 digital GP and other free health and wellbeing services
  • Free on-site parking