Merchandiser

Location UK / Belfast

Job Type Permanent full-time, TemporaryContract

Salary £15000 - 20000

Updated 6 days ago

Reference 1383967

 Job Description

Merchandiser To merchandise and correctly place brands within appropriate outlets. To assist with the implementation of all promotional activity

Merchandiser

Philip Russell Ltd.

Alanbrooke Road

Castlereagh Industrial Estate

Belfast

Merchandiser

Full time

Reports to: Key Account Manager

Area of Business: Marketing

Function: To ensure that Philip Russell Brands are displayed to best effect

Purpose

  • To merchandise and correctly place brands within appropriate outlets, ensuring that Philip Russell Limited/Northwest brands are displayed to best effect. This will include all facets of merchandising including correct shelf placement, back bar, floor and window displays
  • To assist with the implementation of all promotional activity as necessary
  • To act in a Brand Ambassador role for new product launches.
  • To assist the marketing team with all brand activity
  • To provide back-up and support for sales function

 Responsibilities

  • To provide back-up and support for sales function
  • To merchandise and correctly place brands within appropriate outlets, ensuring that Philip Russell Limited/Northwest brands are displayed to best effect. This will include all facets of merchandising including correct shelfplacement, back bar, floor and window displays
  • To assist with the implementation of all promotional activity as necessary
  • To negotiate with account managers to fulfil specific targets e.g. positioning brands correctly, distribution drives and new listings
  • To ensure that Point Of Sale material is kept up to date and additional supplies requested from the Marketing Manager as required

 

Qualifications
GCSE Maths and English Grade C or above or equivalent.

Skills and Experience

Essential

  • Warm and Friendly disposition with an easy manner and common sense approach.
  • Previous experience in store merchandising and
    promotional set ups.
  • To demonstrate creative and artistic flair by creating visual instore and window displays
  • Ability to work on own initiative.
  • Organized

Desirable

  • Experience of the licensed trade and / or merchandising work is
    desirable.

Main Points of Contact

  • Key Account Manager
  • Marketing Manager
  • Sales Departments
  • Key Customers

Other Relevant Information

  • The successful candidate will hold a full clean driving license and are
    expected to spend the majority of their time within the trade
  • Company car provided with this role.
  • Day Evening and weekend work will be required with this role

Completed application forms should be returned by Tuesday, 22 January 2019  to The Human Resources Department, PhilipRussell Ltd, 3 Duncrue Place, Belfast, BT3 9BU.

An Equal Opportunities Employer