Acosta Sales & Marketing Retail Service Merchandiser - PT in Brooklyn, New York
The Mandate Retail Service Merchandiser is responsible for representing Acosta, our clients, and our customers by effectively working in teams to perform reset and remodel work including, but not limited to, reading and implementation of plan-o-grams, new item placement, void corrections, and special merchandising activity. The ideal candidate is a self-starter, quick learner, has a strong attention to detail, and works well in a team situation. They must possess excellent organizational skills, strong communication skills and the ability to build relationships with business partners.
As established by management, deliver sales results against quotas across all Clients in assigned territories.
Meets client expectations regarding sales and call coverage and productivity in assigned territory.
Assists supervisors on retail initiatives (new product introductions, contests, etc.) as assigned.
Deliver 100% coverage every reporting cycle of assigned retail territory according to client frequency plans.
Executes retail territory coverage plan to ensure sales and coverage goals are met.
Retail reporting must be accurate and transmitted on a daily basis.
Will answer all NARS questions for all clients assigned and report any issues via store comments section of handheld device.
Ensure all client priorities and sales objectives are met.
Effectively communicate client information to store personnel.
Communicate to UM when not met and provide substantiation.
Achieve new item and existing item placement according to client speed to shelf guidelines.
Maintains full distribution and display of products in assigned accounts per plan-o-gram.
Rotates stock, clean and stock display and price merchandise as appropriate.
Performs such duties as checking date codes, ensuring adherence to approved plan-o-gram.
Reports observations to Unit manager regarding outdated product, unbalanced stock, out-of-stock situations and point of purchase requirements. (to include competitive products).
Prior retail experience (to include Retail Sales) preferred, but not required.
Must be able to lift up to 30 pounds.
Must have a valid driver’s license and must be able to drive a car for extended periods of time.
Must be available to overnight travel.
Must be available for occasional weekend work (Demos and Food Shows).
Must be able to work nights and holidays. (Night and holiday work will be pre-defined by position).
Must be able to effectively communicate with others.
Must have good vision and be able to operate a calculator, fax machine, telephone, copier, hand truck, hammer, screwdriver and case cutter.
Must be able to stand and/or walk for long periods of time.
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Job ID 2018-146382
Work City Brooklyn
Position Type Regular Part-Time
Work Zip 11233
Starting average hours per week 25-30
Category Field Jobs