Graduate / Alumni Fashion

Merchandising Intern

Graduate / Alumni Fashion – Published 15th Nov 17

Phase Eight is an original, design led womenswear Brand that has grown from strength to strength since its conception, without compromising its integrity as a trusted retailer and a market leader. It has recently become a part of a listed retail conglomerate, which will further fuel the Company’s growth and open up new development prospects.

Further details:

Company name:
Phase Eight
Work pattern:
12 Month internship - starts Summer 2018
Salary / Pay:
£15,000
Closing date:
Sun, 31st December 2017

Job Purpose:                                                                                             

To support the Merchandising Team to ensure administrative processes run smoothly and effectively.

Main duties and responsibilities:

  • Attending weekly meetings to update the brand on department performance for the previous week.
  • Maintaining department stock and cover in order to potentialise sales.
  • Reviewing best sellers by department on a daily basis and building in replenishment if required.
  • Carrying out ad hoc analysis to support both the Merchandising functions e.g. specific product analysis, sizing or colour analysis, promotional analysis.
  • Reviewing slow sellers.
  • Allocating stock and liaising with the DC to ensure stock has arrived and has been processed in due time.
  • Managing stock levels for features and promotions.
  • Administrative support to Merchandisers.
  • Maintaining relationships with the core merchandising teams.

Person Specification:

  • Excellent written and spoken communication skills.
  • Have sound commercial and numerical skills.
  • Studying for a Merchandising/Fashion Management degree.
  • Be motivated by an ambition to develop a career in merchandising.
  • Strong excel skills.

How to apply

Students can apply via our website

If you have any queries please don’t hesitate to contact us at: hr@phase-eight.co.uk