Fragrance Direct is one of the UK’s leading specialist online retailers, offering an extensive range of fragrances, cosmetics and beauty products direct to consumers through the company’s bespoke website. READ MORE

As the Intern for Buying & Stock Merchandising, you will be responsible for helping to drive the continued success of the company’s sales through ranging, stock ordering and forecasting. You will need to be able to demonstrate good mathematical skills and have an intermediate grasp of Microsoft Excel. The role will report to the Senior Buyer and be based in the company’s Macclesfield head office.

Key Responsibilities:

• You will work closely with suppliers and brands to maintain the range status for over 100 brands

• Research new brands and make first contact to re-direct to the relevant Buyer

• Responsible for rolling fortnightly replenishment of stock, considering availability and changes in pattern of sales

• Use weekly reports, such as the Top 100 and New Line performance to ensure full availability on key lines

• Liaising with the stock control team to ensure orders are processed in a timely manner and chased for prompt delivery

• Liaising with the Finance team to ensure payments are processed on time

• Liaising with Marketing and Photography to ensure that the set up of new products and brands run smoothly

• Attend supplier meetings in Macclesfield to review product range and performance

We’re looking for an ambitious and enthusiastic individual who is keen to learn and contribute to the success of our business. In return, we offer you the chance to gain insight and training into the role of both Buyer and Stock Merchandiser.

• You must be quick to learn and be confident to communicate and question at all levels

• You must be enthusiastic and have an interest in the Beauty industry and brands in general

• Have strong analytical and numerical skills

• Excellent knowledge of Microsoft Office products and specifically Excel, for which a test will be set at interview

To apply :

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