• Full Time
  • Kenya

JOB TITLE: MERCHANDISER
About This Job
Q-Sourcing Limited trading as Q-Sourcing Servtec is a manpower management solutions firm operating in the East African Region in the countries of Uganda, Kenya, Tanzania, Rwanda, and South Sudan.
On behalf of our client, we are looking for a competent, skilled, and experienced Merchandiser.
Summary
The overall purpose of the job is to generate sales by providing point-of-purchase and shelf management services, ensuring the right product, quantity and price is on display in the right place and time.
KEY ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  1. Ensure that the outlets’ stores and shelves are stocked with the required type and quantities of milk products to meet customer demand;
  2. Receive and communicate all customer orders in line with their requirements and ensure optimum customer order fulfillment levels, accuracy, and timely delivery of orders;
  3. Indicate price tags and arrange milk products on the shelves and rotate products in store using the First in First out (FIFO) method;
  4. Establish and maintain a harmonious relationship with retail store owners and customers in order to increase sales, promote customer retention, and raise brand awareness;
  5. Manage store shelves by removing expired or damaged products;
  6. Perform stock takes of products in the stores and monitor store inventory based on sales and intake;
  7. Ensure POS shelf wobblers are well priced during offers;
  8. Become the first point of contact for urgent calls, emails, and messages with retail outlet owners/management and also updating and educating them on new products;
  9. Give opinions and collaborate with Senior Sales Supervisors to ensure all promotions, giveaways or marketing activities are executed properly and timely;
  10. Gather information and communicate on market trends, competitor’s activities and customer reactions/feedback to the Senior Sales Supervisor; and

Perform any other duties as may be assigned
QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE:

  • A-Level high School Certificate
  • Minimum of 1 year related working experience

Competencies
Technical & Behavioural competencies

  • Customer relationship management skills
  • Computer literacy
  • Logistics and supply chain management skills
  • Good numerical skills
  • Collaborative skills
  • Good negotiation skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work with and through multiple teams
  • Networking skills
  • Effective communication skills
  • Analytical thinking and problem-solving skills
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Good time management

Responsibility for finances and physical assets

  • The job holder has no responsibility for equipment or finances except for stock and work tools assigned.

Decision-making

  • The job holder has no final authority on key decisions in the department other than routine decisions related to execution of work.

Information

  • The job requires normal level of confidentiality

Working Conditions      
Working Environment: The jobholder is exposed to a conducive work environment with minimum disagreeable conditions.
Job Hazards The jobholder is exposed to minimal occupational hazards such as risk of falls while arranging products

Application procedure:
Interested and qualified applicants should submit their applications through the link below.
https://qsourcingservtec.applytojob.com/apply/8vUQROtST8/QSSKLTMDMERCHANDISER

Note: Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.
Q-SOURCING SERVTEC IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. ANY SOLICITATION WILL LEAD TO DISQUALIFICATION

To apply for this job please visit qsourcingservtec.applytojob.com.