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Merchandiser

Apply Job ID MERCH05495 Date posted 04/11/2019

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Description

As a Merchandiser, your responsibilities are widespread. You are a key part of our customer relationship and represent Core-Mark. Your professional manner and business execution are a critical part of helping the company meet and exceed the expectations of our customers and other vendor partners.

Responsibilities

  • A merchandising representative must manage his or her territory and act as a liaison on business activities
  • Gather strategic information for divisions, key account teams, vendors and corporate category managers
  • Communicating daily with Managers, and others on the Core-Mark team to quickly alert managers of critical customer issues
  • Merchandising key marketing programs which could include Dairy, Bread and Fresh products
  • Eliminating out-of-stocks and ensuring plan-o-gram compliance
  • Capitalizing on secondary display opportunities
  • Ensuring that products are properly faced, priced, and identified
  • Ensuring promotional displays and POS has been utilized
  • Completing appropriate administrative tasks
  • Working safely, dressing professionally, and executing daily tasks in a responsible and efficient manner
  • Submitting time sheets and mileage reports in a timely manner

Customer service

  • Setting stores with consumer goods using Core-Mark schematics
  • Ensuring all products are displayed in the correct sales location according to store sets
  • Following up with customer needs and concerns in a timely manner, ensuring great customer service
  • Ensuring stock rotation (products are fresh and within date code parameters)
  • Timely processing of returns using hand held inventory control devices

Efficiency of the sell-through

  • Ensuring marketing best practices and compliance in store
  • Ensuring promotions, displays, and cross-merchandising initiatives
  • Identifying and reducing out-of-stocks on shelf
  • Maximizing visibility and positioning of products in the store

Required Qualifications

  • HS diploma, GED certificate or equivalent.
  • Ability to drive to convenience stores using personal transportation.
  • Active valid driver's license, reliable automobile with active valid insurance. (You will receive mileage and gasoline reimbursement.)
  • Ability to read, understand, and follow store plan-o-gram and set instructions.
  • Ability to lift and carry up to 50 pounds, packing and unpacking consumer goods, able to kneel to stock shelves, able to reach and lift to stock shelves.
  • Ability to work in customer storage areas which may not be air conditioned.
  • Ability to operate a computer a hand held inventory control device, and calculators.
  • Ability to effectively use Microsoft Excel and Outlook.
  • Ability to perform math calculations.
  • Ability to communicate well, both verbally and in writing.

Preferred Qualifications

  • High energy, motivated persons with excellent customer service skills.
  • Ability to problem solve and keep calm in dealing with customer service issues.

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