Merchandiser, East Lancashire, Circa £20,000 DOE -

Merchandiser, East Lancashire, Circa £20,000 DOE

| Job ID: EM01 | £20000 per annum


Cummins Mellor seek an artistic Merchandiser to join an established family business within the East Lancashire area. Our client offers a warm and engaging environment where you will join a successful, dynamic business team.

Working as part of a larger team, you will have sole responsibility and autonomy for the merchandising of product ranges, developing eye catching displays and the merging of product ranges to create sales opportunities for the business.

You will be a creative, artistic individual with a passion for gift products, you will be energetic, motivated and you will need a strong sense of self discipline and motivation.

Although working within a retail environment, the position is working a 40 hour week, Monday – Friday. You may be required to cover occasional weekend shifts during peak periods.

As a Merchandiser your role will include;

  • Creating eye catching displays
  • Maximising sales potential of giftware
  • Keeping displays current and tidy
  • Communicating with others in the department regarding gift lines
  • Attending gift fairs and to be involved in the selection of products and ranges
  • Identifying market gaps
  • Generation of top up orders
  • Completing a range of general data inputting tasks
  • Maintaining a safe working environment, observing health and safety procedures at all times
  • Ensuring that the work area is kept clean and free from hazards and waste at all times

The idea Merchandiser will;

  • Have previous experience as a merchandiser
  • Have strong self-discipline and self-motivation
  • Ability to work under own direction
  • Be highly creative
  • Bring energy and enthusiasm to the work place
  • Be confident working towards targets and deadlines
  • Demonstrate the ability to interact and co-operate with all company employees, the ability to respond to customer needs and to develop customer relationships
  • Show leadership, direction and motivational skills
  • Be focused, proactive, positive, committed & can work well under pressure
  • Be strong at multi-tasking
  • Hold a full driving license and have the use of a vehicle

Our client can offer;

  • A long term stable position within a family company
  • Autonomy and responsibility
  • Working as part of a team
  • Career Progression
  • 28 days holiday including Bank Holidays

This is a fantastic opportunity for a Merchandiser to take up a permanent role within a thriving East Lancashire business.

Cummins Mellor is a family run employment agency who have been serving businesses across East Lancashire for nearly 25 years. We pride ourselves on sourcing the highest quality, temporary and permanent candidates for local employers. If this particular role isn’t what you’re looking for then please give us a call on 01254 239363.

Due to consistently high volumes of applications, Cummins Mellor are unable to contact all applicants directly. Should you not hear from us within 2 weeks of application, please consider your application to be unsuccessful. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

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