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Merchandiser – Fashion (Ref 105)

Full time
Cape Town, Century City
Posted 2 months ago

Century City.  Salary market related.   Own vehicle needed.

My client is a well-known established company within the fashion/garment apparel industry.

We are looking for a fashion merchandising with previous experience in this industry to be an assistant to the Senior Fashion Merchandiser.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Someone who has sound technical understanding on both Woven fabric, Knit fabric and Knitwear products across Menswear, Ladies wear, Kids wear and Infant/New Born.
  • Liaise and attend brief meetings with customers.
  • Prepare for all meetings with customers and suppliers.
  • Negotiate costings with suppliers in Madagascar, Mauritius, Bangladesh, India.
  • Check all PO’s received from customer.
  • Ensure all communications to the customer and suppliers are clear.
  • Responsibilities includes chasing in lab dip, Trims, CADS, print strike offs, bulk fabric and sample submissions relative to each confirmed style.
  • Send lab dips, cad, strike offs, trims, fabric and fits for approval.
  • Check parcels received from suppliers.
  • Ensure all information is correct on the parcel letter and submissions to the customer.
  • Physical measurement checks on samples (fits, PPS, SS) according to measurement guide of each customer.
  • Deliver parcels to customers.
  • Store visits to see what’s trending and what’s selling in store.
  • Send style ideas to customers on a regular basis.
  • Do research and create seasonal presentations of the latest fashion trends.
  • Show newness and develop new styles with the suppliers to present to customers per season.
  • Keep track of the capacity tracker and status of Greige fabric ordering per customer.
  • Follow and understand the critical path, as well as maintain this on a daily basis.
  • Manage samples and ensure all samples are returned from the customers.
  • General Admin and maintenance of style files on a daily basis.
  • Please submit your CV with photo and kindly let me know what you are currently earning please?

Job Features

Job CategoryClothing Industry, Merchandiser (Clothing), Retail

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