Merchandiser - Huntsville, AL

News America Marketing

Posted Under: Huntsville, Alabama jobs in Retail - All; Retail - All jobs in zipcode 35801
Posted On: 2017-05-18 21:00:00

Job Description Title: In-Store Representative Reports To: Area Manager (AM) Department: Field Operations Division: NAM Location: Field Job Classification: Part-time Core Competencies: Attention to detail Effective communication skills Strong work ethic Initiative and follow-through Sense of urgency Basic computer competencies Ability to work independently as well as part of a team Organization Skills Time Management Skills OVERALL SUMMARY: The In-Store Representative position completes multiple advertising and merchandising programs by following a calendar of scheduled visits. As a result, the In-Store reps enhance the image of News America Marketing. RESPONSIBILITIES: Program Execution Achieve specified client objectives and assignments Complete ad and/or merchandising programs as assigned by market management Remove, install and maintain News America Marketing Products in specified retailers Communicate with supervisor and internal colleagues as requested and on an ongoing basis (must respond to request within 24 hrs) Attend monthly training meetings individual training meetings as scheduled with manager Report completion of project(s) in a timely and accurate manner Complete all assigned work within the budgeted hours provided Customer Relationships Establish and build courteous business relationships with clients and retailers Keep Field updated on competitor trends Keep Field updated on issues with retailers (manager issues or store closings) QUALIFICATIONS: Experience Needed: Ability to work independently Knowledge of retail environment customer experience preferred Personal Traits Demonstrate a sense of urgency Honesty and integrity Very detail oriented Skill requirements Attention to detail and quality of work (imperative) Good working knowledge of Windows operating system Internet Explorer Initiative to identify and solve problems Ability to finish projects accurately, completely and on time Work well independently as part of a team Physical Requirements Ability to lift up to 25 pounds stand on feet for extended periods Certain projects may require repetitive bending, lifting and stretching Ability to install all SmartSource products including: carts, shelf, freezer and Floortalk* Non - Skill requirements In-store representatives must have a valid drivers license (for at least 2 years) and a reliable, insured and registered personal vehicle (In some cases, representatives will have a city assignment in which they may choose alternate transportation, such as a bus or subway) Ability to drive during the day and night is required Personal computer (with Windows 2000 or XP or higher) printer Internet E-mail access; high speed access preferred Adherence to dress code *Note that Frequency and activities required to perform all job requirements are not listed Release date: January 6, 2015