Merchandising/Inventory Specialist/Rep

By March 22, 2017Jobs

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

Generic Accountabilities:

  • 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.

Send your resume via email to: sales@mexicanflower.com

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