We're Hiring | Merchandising Manager Maternity Cover

We are looking for a new member of the Biscuit team to fill a 1 year maternity cover position within our head office. 

We are a small multi brand business with three stand-alone shops and a website. We are seeking a Merchandising Manager to join our talented and collaborative team. If you’d like to make a real difference to an ambitious, growing brand, we would love to hear from you.

  • Full time, Monday - Friday
  • March/April start date  
  • Edinburgh Based (looking to expand and move the head office out with the city later this year as we have outgrown our space in the Bruntsfield store.)
  • Salary Based on previous experience 
  • Employee benefits 
  • Pension scheme 

You will ideally be from a retail background or a relevant university course with experience of excel and a web platform such as Shopify. 

The daily tasks and responsibilities will include:

  • Answering customer enquires over phone and email 
  • Processing online refunds 
  • Organisation of the stock room
  • Carrying out regular stock checks across the stores and stock rooms 
  • Creating excel spreadsheets for each new season following the buying season 
  • Product upload
  • Resizing product images for the website
  • Creating purchase orders
  • Checking off new deliveries
  • Barcoding and labelling new stock 
  • Analysing sales reports to determine allocation of stock 
  • Determining sell through rates 
  • Creating best seller reports 
  • Transferring of stock between stores to help with sell throughs and to reach targets

    The ideal candidate for the Merchandising Manager will be someone methodical and organised. A team player and a good communicator that can lead and delegate. We are looking for someone who can think on their feet and adapt in an ever changing environment. A classic multi tasker who is both organised and authoritative. An individual with a passion for retail and fashion. 

    We therefore ask that you have the following:

    • Retail experience required 
    • Experience of Shopify or a similar platform, photoshop and excel 

    If you or someone you know may be interested in applying then please send your CV along with a covering letter to shop@biscuit.clothing