Field Support Merchandiser - MANCHESTER AND THE SURROUNDING AREA

Recruiter
Mccormick (UK) Ltd
Location
Manchester
Salary
£16361 - £17183/annum Company Van
Posted
07 Jul 2017
Closes
06 Aug 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
Field Support Merchandiser – Manchester and the surrounding area
FTC: 31/03/2018
Salary: 17.183,33 £ + Company Van

Schwartz is currently looking for a full-time Field Support Merchandiser in Manchester and the surrounding area. As a Field Support Merchandiser you would cover holidays and absence for the Retail Sales Merchandisers ensuring deliveries and service to our customers is not impacted. There is a need to be flexible as work schedules can change sometimes at short notice and there will be a requirement to stay away from home on occasions. As this role is primarily holiday cover a successful candidate would not be able to take their own holidays in key holiday periods such as school holidays or public holidays.

Working 40hrs each week Monday – Friday (some Saturdays maybe required) a successful candidate will be able to:
• Collect and deliver stock to store each day, following a set agenda to ensure 100% availability of product on shelf.
• Place orders for stores directly onto the Schwartz system, taking full responsibility for stock levels on shelf and secondary display in line with store targets.
• Manage relationships within the major supermarkets such as Tesco, ASDA and Morrisons and maintaining those relationships in RSMs absence.
• Use technologies provided to take the store contacts through presentations, sales figures, display opportunities and new product launches when required.
• Support training of New Starters to the RSM role

Schwartz has a unique route to market within the Grocery sector that requires individuals to:

• Have a positive “can-do approach” managing relationships and expectations.
• Thrive on working to and surpassing targets.
• Enjoy being out on the road and working independently.
• Work as part of a wider team to drive business success.
• Put the customers’ needs at the centre of everything they do.
• Be confident with technology
• Enjoy the physical elements of this role.

Since 1889 the Schwartz brand has been based on selling high quality, pure spices. It is a philosophy that has made Schwartz a fixture in every kitchen, if you want to be part of this successful team of over 150 sales professionals then apply now!

Candidates must:
• Have the right to work in the UK and a UK bank account, as well as a full UK driving license
• Be able to manage their own time to meet the required deadlines.
• Be prepared to cover anywhere in the UK on occasions and when required