Merchandiser

Employer
News America Marketing
Location
Sterling, VA
Posted
Feb 06, 2017
Closes
Aug 02, 2017
Industry
Retail
Hours
Full Time

Job Description

Title:

In-Store Representative

Reports To:

Area Manager (AM)

Department:

Field Operations

Division:

NAM

Location:

Field

Job Classification:

 

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