Merchandising and Inventory specialist /Floral Merchandiser/ Rep.
Quick, timely and efficient Direct Store Delivery (DSD) of required product
Effective maintenance of floral displays; Merchandising and cooperation with store staff to merchandise in between drops
Contribute to customer satisfaction
Safe operation of a vehicle
Inventory management and sales growth
Responsibilities (Samples Tasks)
Load and deliver product, clean and maintain stands, record loss, invoice creation and accuracy
Follow a DSD schedule and make suggestions based on data collected from stores
Resolve customer concerns and respond to customer inquiries; follow protocol from MFT and retail store staff especially with regards to safety and vehicle operation
Communicate customer feedback within Mexican Flower Trading(MFT) and provide input into customer programs
Ensure a steady, manageable increase in sales
As a Merchandising and inventory specialist, this position is also accountable for:
- Reporting store by store and growth initiatives
- Be able to work independently and as a team, continually improving processes and speed
- Providing advice and recommendations for improvement
- Supporting the company’s goals
- Working cooperatively with others
- Informing the direct supervisor if progress on tasks is better or worse than expected
- Requesting clarification when in doubt
Skills, Knowledge & Qualifications
a high school diploma is required
Driver licence is required;
Knowledge of flowers, including care, features, benefits is an asset, but an openness to learn and adapt is essential
Previous experience in merchandising, and floral, or sales is an asset
Previous work in the retail is an asset.
Continuous improvement mindset and general knowledge continuous improvement approaches
Demonstrated success in implementing process improvements is highly valuable
Must be at minimum, a basic user of Microsoft Office products
Savvy with technology and comfortable with adopting new technologies
Keen eye for visual placement, merchandising.
We will be looking first for 3 reps to start ASAP based from Mississauga, and then shortly thereafter be seeking reps In London, Oshawa(Pickering, Bowmanville or Cobourg), Newmarket- and within a year, a rep for the Eastern Ontario Region (Ottawa).
Please contact us at 905-670-0870- Ask for Rebecca.
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