Senior Merchandiser

Senior Merchandiser

Senior Merchandiser

Cotswold Outdoor / Runners Need / Snow & Rock

Permanent, Full Time

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Senior Merchandiser
Employment Type:
Permanent, Full Time
Cotswold Outdoor / Runners Need / Snow & Rock
Closing Date
£45,000 - £55,000
Full Time

Please note this role is predominantly working from home with 1-2 days per week based at our office in Kemble.

Searching for your next adventure? Looking to join a growing company with great prospects? Then come and join one of the UK’s largest outdoor retailers as a Senior Merchandiser.

As part of the Outdoor and Cycle Concepts group, Cotswold Outdoor is joined by Runners Need and Snow + Rock to support outdoor enthusiasts by providing excellent customer service and a range of products from world leading brands, all whilst promoting and encouraging sustainability!

How will you make an impact?

  • Managing and overseeing all merchandising processes associated with your product categories, ensuring ranges are planned to maximise sales and profitability
  • Financial planning of future product ranges
  • Working with Buying colleagues to deliver market-leading ranges within budgets
  • Leading the team in trading meetings and driving trading actions
  • Building strong supplier relationships and leading regular performance reviews
  • Building strong relationships with colleagues across the business
  • Maximising the potential from your team through effective line management, coaching, and mentoring

Please note this role is 40 hours per week.

You’ll fit right in if you have:

  • Proven experience as a Merchandiser within the retail industry
  • Strong analytical and numerical skills with the ability to interpret and draw actionable insights from data
  • Excellent organisational and time management abilities to manage multiple project simultaneously
  • Effective communication skills with the ability to present complex data in a clear and concise manner
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a fast-paced, team-oriented environment

What’s in it for you?

Colleagues make a company, so we believe in offering a total rewards package that’s more than just base salary. As part of the O&CC team you’ll receive:

  • Base salary of £45,000 – £55,000 per annum
  • Bonus of up to £3,750 per annum
  • 40-60% discount across our range of products
  • 33 days holiday (inclusive of bank holidays)
  • Company pension scheme
  • Access to Perkbox, allowing you to save money all year round. Whether it’s supermarket savings or days out, the daily coffee or a summer holiday – there’s something to suit everyone’s lifestyle
  • Critical Illness cover
  • Life Assurance
  • Private Medical Insurance

But there’s more, for a full list of what we offer at O&CC check out our website – Rewards And Benefits – Outdoor and Cycle Concepts (

Applications from all genders and backgrounds are encouraged.

O&CC aims to be an inclusive employer, where difference is celebrated, respected and encouraged. We truly believe that diversity of experience, perspectives, and background leads to a better organisation for our employees and customers, creating a learning environment and organisational culture that leverage diversity, allowing us all to flourish and keep our business growing.

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