Retail Data Collector Part Time
RETAIL DATA COLLECTOR PART TIMEDo you want to enjoy the flexibility of a part time job that allows you work at whatever hours of the day you would like? Apply today to become a Retail Data Collector Part Time and enjoy the freedom to work hours that are convenient for you within your assigned work days. The ideal candidate will receive paid training to capture and record data in our client's retail locations using a simplified handheld system. You will also be expected to perform other retail merchandising tasks as needed. Our data collection jobs are perfect for the self-starter who enjoys working independently. Bring your skills to Advantage Solutions, the largest sales and marketing agency in North America, where you will receive in-depth training and competitive pay rates.RESPONSIBILITIES: Collect and record inventory data utilizing existing SKUs.Ensure the placement of new items at all assigned stores.Maintain schematic standards and integrity through consistent communication with Retail Supervisor and other retail personnel.Travel and driving are essential to this position. QUALIFICATIONS: High School Diploma or GED or equivalent experience required.Strong analytical and research skills.Flexible and adaptable, able to change and alter according to changes in projects or business environment and able to complete multiple duties with accuracy shifting from one to another with frequent interruptions and competing deadlines.Excellent written communication and verbal communication skills.Ability to work independently and prioritize duties with minimal supervision, in order to meet deadlines.Ability to understand and follow specific instructions and procedures.Engage in physical activity, lift and/or push up to 25 pounds, stand, stoop and bend for long periods of time, potential use of cleaning chemicals and work in environments susceptible to temperature changes ie refrigerated and freezer sections.Basic computer skills and Internet usage.Advantage Solutions is one of North America's leading sales and marketing agencies specializing in outsourced sales, merchandising, category management and marketing services to manufacturers, suppliers and producers of food products and consumer packaged goods. Advantage Solutions services a variety of trade channels including grocery, mass merchandise, specialty, convenience, drug, dollar, club, hardware, consumer electronics and home centers. We bridge the gap between manufacturers and retailers, providing consumers access to the best products available in the marketplace today. Advantage Sales & Marketing, LLC dba Advantage Solutions is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Responsibilities Advantage Sales and Marketing, LLC dba Advantage Solutions is one of North America's leading sales and marketing agencies specializing in outsourced sales, merchandising, category management and marketing services to manufacturers, suppliers and producers of food products and consumer packaged goods. Advantage Solutions services a variety of trade channels including grocery, mass merchandise, specialty, convenience, drug, dollar, club, hardware, consumer electronics and home centers. We bridge the gap between manufacturers and retailers, providing consumers access to the best products available in the marketplace today.Position SummaryThe Retail Project Merchandiser is responsible for calling in for project work for merchandising products at retail accounts within an assigned territory. Essential Job Duties and ResponsibilitiesNew ItemsWill work on the achievement of business objectives through placement of new items at all assigned storesDistribution AuditsWill work to meet Client and Company objectives by maintaining full distribution on existing SKUs and ensuring signage are in placeReset Activity and Schematics CompletionMust be able to maintain schematic standards by ensuring all authorized items are in distribution and set to shelf standards Must be able to maintain schematic integrity through consistent communication with Retail Supervisor and other retail personnelPOS PlacementHang shelf signs, place coupons on product, etc. as directed by clientCustomer RelationsMust have the ability to communicate effectively both internally to Advantage Solutions management and externally with Customers who will verify work is completed correctlyDisplay BuildingAssemble cardboard displays for promotion of an item as directed by clientReporting AdministrationWill report daily into Advantage Solutions's web application each day's activities and the work performedSupervisory ResponsibilitiesDirect ReportsThis position does not have supervisory responsibilities for direct reportsIndirect ReportsThis position does not have guidance or mentoring responsibilities for indirect reportsTravel and/or Driving RequirementsTravel is not an essential duty and function of this job. Driving is an essential duty or function of this job. Minimum QualificationsThe following are the minimum job-related qualifications which an individual needs in order to successfully perform the essential duties and responsibilities of the jobEducation Level: (Required): High School Diploma or GED or equivalent experience (Preferred): Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience Field of Study/Area of Experience: MerchandisingPrevious merchandising experience a plusSkills, Knowledge and AbilitiesAnalytical and research SkillsStrong written communication and verbal communication skillsAbility to make oral presentationsFlexible and adaptable, able to change and alter according to changes in projects or business environmentStrong prioritization skillsAbility to complete multiple duties with accuracy shifting from one to another with frequent interruptions and competing deadlinesAbility to work independently and prioritize duties with minimal supervision, in order to meet deadlinesAbility to understand and follow specific instructions and proceduresBasic computer skills including familiarity with Word, Excel, and Internet usageEnvironmental & Physical Requirements Field / Reps RequirementsIncumbent must be able to perform the essential functions of the job. Work is performed in a retail in-store environment. Typically requires the ability to spend 66%+ hours each work day doing the following activities: engage in considerable physical activity, ability to lift and/or push up to 74 pounds, stand on feet for long periods of time, use products or cook food as appropriate for the demonstration, and may be required to work in extremely cold conditions (ie refrigerated and freezer sections). Also required to travel and drive. The use of proper safety practices when handling the products and/or cooking is essential. A detailed Environmental and Physical Requirements document is available in the Total Rewards department.Additional Information Regarding Advantage Solutions Job Duties and Job Descriptions Job duties include additional responsibilities as assigned by one's supervisor or other manager related to the position/department. This job description is meant to describe the general nature and level of work being performed; it is not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required for the position. Advantage Solutions reserves the right at any time with or without notice to alter or change job responsibilities, reassign or transfer job position or assign additional job responsibilities, subject to applicable law. Advantage Solutions shall provide reasonable accommodations of known disabilities to enable a qualified applicant or employee to apply for employment, perform the essential functions of the job, or enjoy the benefits and privileges of employment as required by the law.Any estimate, schedule, or guideline provided to associates in this job description or elsewhere in connection with their jobs is only intended to help describe job duties and for planning purposes. Regardless of any such estimate, schedule, or guideline, associates must always record all time worked for our company (which includes but is not limited to on-site work time in an assigned store, office, or other work location; required waiting time; administrative time; and work-related travel time). Important Information The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this position. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of associates so classified.Are you passionate about Service Excellence, Results, Integrity, Entrepreneurial Focus and Leadership: These are our values at Advantage Solutions. Come learn why "Winning Together" is more than just words on a piece of paper. It is the vision by which we live our mission as an organization: 'To create outstanding value for clients and customers through superior sales execution, operational excellence and innovative marketing services.'Advantage Solutions is committed to providing equal opportunity in all employment practices without regard to age, race, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, religion, physical or mental disability, or any other category protected by law. As part of this commitment, Advantage Solutions shall provide reasonable accommodations of known disabilities to enable an applicant or employee to apply for employment, perform the essential functions of the job, or enjoy the benefits and privileges of employment as required by the law.Advantage Solutions will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring (Ban the Box) Ordinance. All of our positions require the satisfactory completion of a background check. Please be aware that acknowledging or having criminal convictions does not constitute an automatic bar to employment. Factors including, but not limited to age and time of the offense, seriousness and nature of the violation, and rehabilitation will be taken into account.