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, 39% of Merchandise Manager job descriptions contained data as a required skill.

Keywords / Skills

Popularity

data
39%
excel
39%
merchandiser
39%
stakeholders
36%
ecommerce
36%
stock
36%
sales performance
36%
product
36%
junior merchandiser
36%
sales
27%
customer service
24%
merchandising
24%
retail
18%
forcasting
9%
management
9%
adviser
9%
retail sales
9%
visual merchandising
6%
administrative
6%
interior design
6%
selling
6%
inventory management
6%
time management
6%
leadership
6%
digital marketing
6%
web content
6%
site optimisation
6%
seo
6%
online content
6%
therapy
3%
skincare
3%
loss prevention
3%
nvqs
3%
team management
3%
retail business manager
3%
admin
3%
analytical skills
3%
cash management
3%
organisational skills
3%
reporting
3%
horticulture
3%
shop manager
3%
plants
3%
hospitality
3%
communication skills
3%
concepts
3%
flair
3%
customer service assistant
3%
retail manager
3%
sales manager
3%
retail store manager
3%
fashion
3%
planograms
3%
factories
3%
intake
3%
suppliers
3%
merchandise
3%
orders
3%
queries
3%
customer engagement
3%
events
3%
exhibition
3%
new store openings
3%
trade shows
3%
stock control
3%
cross-functional collaboration
3%
market trends
3%
retail industry
3%
sales analysis
3%
stock management
3%
supply chain
3%
inventory manager
3%
merchandising assistant
3%
merchandising representative
3%
merchandising strategies
3%
product sales
3%

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