The Retail Coverage merchandiser primarily provides retail sales merchandising coverage and coverage of retail special projects for an assigned retail territory. They are responsible for representing ACOSTA and our principals through store coverage and executing objectives as set forth by their Manager to achieve superior in-store results in an assigned territory.
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Deliver Sales Fundamentals (Distribution, Shelving, and Merchandising) goals in assigned territory
Coordinate and maintain all merchandising events in assigned territory and follow Company policy in execution of work
Develop and execute personal Performance Agreement
Perform special projects, communicating customer needs, objectives as assigned by Unit or Sales Manager
Maintain full distribution and display of products in assigned accounts
Rotate stock, clean and stock display and price merchandise as appropriate
Perform such duties as checking date codes, ensuring adherence to approved plan-o-gram
Report observations to Unit manager regarding outdated products, unbalanced stock, out-of-stock situations, and point of purchase requirements
High School Diploma / GED
Prior retail experience preferred, but not required
Strong demonstration of the following core competencies: Quality Commitment, Detail Oriented; Customer Service, and Communication Skills
Must be comfortable utilizing Technology
Must be able to lift up to 30 pounds.
Must have a valid driver's license and must be able to drive a car for extended periods of time.
Must be available to overnight travel.
Must be available for occasional weekend work (Demos and Food Shows).
Must be able to work nights and holidays. (night and holiday work will be pre-defined by position).
Must be willing and able to work in extremely cold conditions (i.e. refrigerated and freezer sections of retail stores).
Must be able to effectively communicate with others.
Must have good vision and be able to operate a calculator, fax machine, telephone, copier, hand truck, hammer, screwdriver and case cutter.
Must be able to stand and/or walk for long periods of time.
This position requires that you drive on behalf of Acosta Sales & Marketing, and as such, any DUI/DWI conviction in the past 36 months will be an immediate disqualifier for this position
Acosta Sales & Marketing is an Equal Opportunity Employer
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Job ID 2019-158400
Work City Vicksburg
Position Type Regular Part-Time
Work Zip 39180
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