Merchandise Manager Skills you Need for your CV and Career in Retail

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Merchandise Manager Skills List in Retail

Below we have compiled a list of the most popular skills for a Merchandise Manager role. We ranked the top skills based on the percentage of Merchandise Manager job descriptions they appeared on. For example, 56% of Merchandise Manager job descriptions contained merchandise assistant as a required skill.

Keywords / Skills

Popularity

merchandise assistant
56%
assistant merchandiser
45%
wssi
45%
retail
35%
rebuys
35%
stores
30%
fashion
30%
excel
25%
line cards
25%
trade packs
25%
forecasting
20%
stock
20%
customer service
15%
sales
15%
stock control
15%
assistant manager
15%
buying assistant
10%
manager
10%
merchandising
10%
best sellers
10%
management
5%
commercial awareness
5%
planning
5%
retail manager
5%
store management
5%
supply chain
5%
team leader
5%
hospitality
5%
luxury
5%
retailers
5%
assistant branch manager
5%
branch manager
5%
stock management
5%
inside sales
5%
digital marketing
5%
ecommerce
5%
online content
5%
visual merchandising
5%
key holder
5%
deputy manager
5%
supervisor
5%

While these keywords are a good start, remember that every job is different. Instead of including all these keywords on your CV, identify the keywords most relevant to the job you're applying to and include those. For the best chance of success use our CV keyword scanner tool to help with this.

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