Retail Merchandiser

Blackhawk Network
North Bethesda, MD
May 19, 2017
May 22, 2017
Full Time
Overview:JOIN THE BLACKHAWK MERCHANDISING CARD CREW!THE LARGEST GIFT CARD COMPANY WORLDWIDE Why work for Blackhawk? Great opportunity to build a part time career in merchandisingYou are hired as a Blackhawk Network employee - not a contractorAbility to set your own schedule within a week, in most casesDay-time work hours - no evenings, weekends or holidays Competitive hourly base pay, drive time & monthly car allowanceWork with the biggest brands in retail At Blackhawk Network, the largest gift card company in the country, you can have all of this and more! We are seeking Merchandising Card Crew Members to service multiple stores in an assigned market. Route: MD, North Bethesda (Silver Springs, Potomac, College Park, Berwyn Heights, Wheaton) Our Card Crew's focus is to make all our gift card fixtures full of product, properly tagged, in Plan-O-gram order as well as conduct out-of-stock and low stock reporting. Resets and Installs include all the same tasks but more hours and additional focus on moving product and potentially fixtures. Our goal is to ensure our product and fixtures make it easy for the shopper to find the gift cards they are looking for! Our ideal candidate has the following:1+ years merchandising experience Live within 15 miles of Noth Bethesda, MDAble to work 15-18 hours weekly average during the day Able to travel 45-60 miles radius around home marketExperience servicing multiple stores in an assigned territoryPhysically able to stock product, pick up boxes, move fixtures, stand for long periods, read/follow directions and have exceptional communication skillsWe supply an IPAD to retrieve and report work so being technically savvy is a must!Home internet, cell phone and car/insurance requiredA strong work ethic is a must! Join the card crew team! Responsibilities:Complete all assigned projects within designated territoryParticipate in weekly conference callsProvide detailed comments on any obstacles and challengesAny urgent issues must be addressed with the District Manager immediatelyProvide pictures of completed work and signatures from managers who approved (via tablet)Weekly hours average 15 with some weeks going higher due to heavy reset times or during season peaksBuild and develop strong relationships/partnerships with Retail Store Management at each accountComplete all types of merchandising activitiesInstalls (set and build)Resets (read and understand Plan-o-grams)New item Cut-insSignage PlacementConduct inventories and process returnsAuditsCover stores outside of designated territory on as needed basis and/or vacation coverageAbility to use web portal reporting systems from home computer and wireless tablet Qualifications:2 years + relevant experience preferably in merchandising.1 year + experience managing a multiple stores in an assigned territory.Proficient Technical skills (web-based operational portals, Microsoft Office - company supplies IPAD)Excellent written and verbal communication skillsAbility to be flexible and work in fast-pace environmentStrong work ethics, be pro-active and ability to overcome obstaclesWork Requirements/Physical DemandsAbility to meet the physical demands of the role, including moving fixtures , lifting up to 30 lbs and standing for long periods of time.Must own home computer with internet access and wireless capabilitiesAbility to travel through assigned territory to service accountsHave an excellent driving record with a valid licenseReliable Car & car insurance