Assistant Merchandiser - International


Job Details


Knowsley Head Office

Contract Type


Working Pattern

Full Time


Competitive Salary plus Benefits

Closing Date

31/07/2018 11:00

About the Role

As an Assistant Merchandiser on our International team, you’ll support the delivery of our International strategy, working with our Franchise Partners to deliver best practice and processes.

  • Work closely with both our International Franchise partners and Trading as well as other key functions to maintain and develop Matalan’s international presence.
  • Act as a role model within their team, positively managing change and offering encouragement and support to colleagues through times of change.
  • Act as a key support for training and guidance with the TAM (International) and work across your peer group, team and wider business to share company best practice and consistency of approach.
  • Drive to develop yourself, whilst delivering on both business and personal objectives


About You

  • Proven experience within a merchandising or stock placement function
  • Proven experience of leadership and coaching
  • Experience of building and maintaining strong collaborative, working relationships with internal and external customers and stakeholders
  • High, consistent attention to detail, always striving to deliver good quality work to key deadlines
  • Ability to build and maintain strong working relationships with customers and stakeholders
  • Ability to effectively communicate at all levels across the business
  • Excellent presentation and organisational skills


About Matalan

Founded in the early 1980s by John Hargreaves in Liverpool, Matalan is a family retail business that is proud to serve its customer excellent quality at great value. With over 200 stores in the UK, a growing online presence and over 15,000 employees, working here is exciting, collaborative, challenging, and above all fun!  As part of the Matalan family you can expect some great benefits and the opportunity to be part of our exciting vision - to become the UK’s most trusted value retailer. This is Retail Made Retail. 



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