Production and Merchandising Assistant

London (Greater)
£19,000 - £21,000
22 Jul 2014
22 Aug 2014
21197LI
Retail
Permanent
Full Time

A contemporary, original wholesale distributor that strives for innovation, excellence and class is looking for a proactive, enthusiastic and hardworking Production and Merchandising Assistant to join their friendly team in West London.

To be considered for this role, you should be an “all-rounder”; someone who isn't afraid to get stuck into all aspects of the role. Ideally you will have 1-2 years’ experience gained in a similar logistical role but someone from a financial background will also be considered.

Main duties include:

  • Tracking and arranging delivery times for shipments - ensuring all shipments are made within required delivery dates

  • Booking and updating shipment schedule on the online system

  • Liaising with suppliers and customers in the Far East

  • Shipment planning and solving logistical issues such as freight forwarders

  • Proofing, approval and ordering of all product packaging for clients and customers

  • Stock control management

  • Purchase Order Production and invoicing using SAP system

  • Assisting the team with administrative tasks

    Candidate:

  • Logistical/finance degree

  • 1-2 years production/merchandising experience desirable

  • Strong numerical skills

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    A meticulous eye for detail and willing to learn

  • Team player, proactive with a can-do, positive attitude

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

  • Confident and polite telephone manner

  • Competent on all Microsoft packages

  • SAP experience not necessary but highly desirable

    This is a fantastic opportunity to join a busy and hardworking team within a successful wholesale business. If you’ve got what it takes, apply now!