The Hut Group :
The Hut Group's primary focus is health, beauty, prestige, and nutrition related consumer goods and the company owns and operates many leading brands including LookFantastic.
com, Grow Gorgeous, Mio Skincare and MyProtein.com - The world’s #1 online sports nutrition brand.
Backed by global giants KKR and Blackrock, The Hut Group's immediate growth plans include further significant investment in pioneering and innovative technologies, further acquisitions and further international expansion.
THG is looking to recruit a Merchandiser for our Health Brands (MyProtein etc) to own stock category including purchase order creation, intake scheduling, supplier communications and stock control.
You will be based at our Distribution Centre in Warrington and will report to the Merchandising Manager. You will be joining the planning function that is responsible for supporting one of the fastest growing sports nutrition brands in the world.
To ensure that product availability is maximised through efficient supplier scheduling.
Ownership of a product category targeting 100% product availability
Improve spend control by adhering to monthly stock budgets
Review supplier performance to drive improved delivery and communications
Liaise with Procurement on issues and supplier selection
Provide the continuous link between Merchandisers and the wider business, highlighting any supply issues at an early opportunity so that relevant actions can be taken
Maintaining stock and order profiles systemically
To be considered for this role you will need to have the following Key Skills / experience :
A good understanding of FMCG supply chain
Ability to work independently, use initiative and maintain attention to detail
An understanding of ecommerce desirable
Sound logic and commercial insight
Supplier relationship building skills
Willingness to challenge both internal & external stakeholders
Customer and Supplier focused - experience of working collaboratively with suppliers.
Excellent communication and influencing skills to develop strong relationships internally and externally
Good at working within a team in a fast moving, busy office environment
Able to prioritise and allocate time effectively
Diligent in completion of tasks and projects
Highly organised and motivated
Hard working and proactive
Degree or equivalent