Retail Sales Merchandiser – Northampton and the surrounding area

Location
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Salary
£16,361+ Bonus (2000) + Company Van
Posted
25 May 2017
Closes
25 Jun 2017
Function
Merchandising, Sales
Business Sector
Food & Drink
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

Retail Sales Merchandiser – Northampton and the surrounding area – PERMANENT
Salary: 16.361,86 £ + Bonus (2000) + Company Van

 

Schwartz is currently looking for a full-time Retail Sales Merchandiser to cover the Northampton and the surrounding area.

Working 40 hrs each week Monday – Friday (some Saturdays maybe required) a successful candidate will be able to:

  • Manage relationships within the major supermarkets such as Tesco, ASDA and Morrisons growing and maintaining those relationships.
  • Use technologies provided to take the store contacts through presentations, sales figures, display opportunities and new product launches.  The relationship between merchandiser and store is critical within this operation.
  • Collect and deliver stock to stores each day following a set agenda to ensure 100% availability of product on shelf.
  • Use knowledge and experience gained to create a plan (with support from line manager) to drive sales within the estate, which is an average of 20 stores.
  • Place orders for stores directly on to the Schwartz in-house system, taking full responsibility for stock levels on shelf and secondary display.

Schwartz has a unique route to market within the Grocery sector that requires individuals to:

  • Have a positive “can-do approach” managing relationships and expectations.
  • Thrive on working to and surpassing targets.
  • Enjoy being out on the road and working independently.
  • Work as part of a wider team to drive business success.
  • Put the customers’ needs at the centre of everything they do.
  • Be confident with using technology
  • Enjoy the physical elements of this role.

Since 1889 the Schwartz brand has been based on selling high quality, pure spices. It is a philosophy that has made Schwartz a fixture in every kitchen, if you want to be part of this successful team of over 150 sales professionals then apply now!

Candidates must:

* Have the right to work in the UK and a UK bank account, as well as a full UK driving license

* Be able to manage their own time to meet the required deadline