2019-12-09

Careers

Merchandiser

Job type
Contractuel-permanent
Start of employment
As soon as possible
Location
Edmonton
We are currently recruiting a passionate, outgoing and hardworking individual to join our team as a part time Merchandiser in Edmonton, Alberta.

The role of a Merchandiser is to provide sales support to the Territory Manager ensuring executional excellence.

Duties and expectations:

  • Build and maintain relationships with customers.
  • Secure head office approved distribution at store level.
  • Build and merchandise impactful product displays and features.
  • Work with stores to ensure rotation of stock.
  • Apply price discounts and labels at shelf and on display.
  • Apply shelf talkers, necktags and related value-added items at shelf and on display.
  • Apply, maintain and replace point of sale materials in stores.
  • Ensure Univins and Spirits products are appropriately shelved, and maintain this positioning on an ongoing basis.
  • Maintain overall product and display appearance: dust-free, correctly priced on shelf and in cooler.
  • Communicate competitor activity such as displays, on packs, new products etc.
  • Maintain consistent communication with the sales representative regarding changes in buyer preferences, out of stock inventory concerns/situations encountered, market intelligence and daily call summary.
  • Complete other special projects as required, including but not limited to trade events, trade shows, consumer tastings, seminars, maintenance of storage unit and staff training.

Job Requirements:

  • Beverage Alcohol Industry experience and product knowledge an asset.
  • WSET or ISG Certification an asset.
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal and organizational skills.
  • Results oriented, self-motivated, driven and disciplined.
  • The ability to work independently with minimal supervision
  • Proof of valid Driver’s License will be required.
  • Provide your own vehicle with the proper insurance and driving record
  • Must reside within, or in close proximity to the general area of the sales territory
  • Must be able to lift cases weighing up to 30 pounds on an ongoing, daily basis
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