Assistant Merchandise Manager – 6 month FTC

Do you want to create joy in vision for our customers? We are looking for an assistant merchandise manager to join our team on a 6 month FTC. This opportunity will see you working with both internal and external stakeholders across our range of contact lenses and accessories to provide the best range and experience for our customers.


What can you expect from the role?


We’ll look to you to analyse, forecast and track results and propose areas of opportunities for the ranges. You’ll also get the opportunity to work in partnership with our category team to develop our seasonal and store plans, ensuring that our customers have the best choice to allow us to create joy during their journey with us, whether that is in store or online.


Working closely with our suppliers and teams across our contact lenses and sunglasses, through the forecasts you create, you’ll manage the stock levels across our estate both in store and online.


At Vision Express we win together, so all our colleagues have a role to play in making our customers and colleagues feel special. You can expect a busy but high achieving environment with a purpose, culture, and values to match, where everyone is working towards the same goal: creating joy in vision for our colleagues and customers


About you


To be successful in this role you’ll have previous experience at a similar level within a merchandising team. Knowledge of SAP and Microsoft Excel is essential for this role.


Building relationships with external suppliers, our retail fulfilment hub and colleagues across the business is a key part of the role, so, you’ll be confident working with others and have always look to achieve more! 


We know you matter and that is why it is our commitment to make this a job you enjoy by recognising your achievements and encouraging you to be involved in shaping our success. Our Game Changing leaders will support your career with excellent training and development opportunities. There are limitless horizons, whether that be professionally or into management.