Would you like the opportunity to work with some of the world’s largest brands? Do you have a strong commercial awareness?
Do you have excellent planning and organisational skills? If so, read on
DCS is the UK’s official sales and distribution company for P&G, Gillette, Unilever, Colgate, SC Johnson and more. We are looking to recruit a Merchandiser - Wholesale to cover The Midlands and Southern England.
In return, we are offering a competitive salary plus excellent benefits.
What will you be doing as our Merchandiser - Wholesale?
You will be responsible for the merchandising of Cash and Carry depots across The Midlands and Southern England along with the checking the compliance of DCS Customer Accounts. This will include :
Filling stock gaps in fixture and on display and requesting depot staff to make additional stock available to implement visual brilliance
Implementation of POS material in depot (Bus stops / Shelf Barkers / Pallet wraps / Displays etc.)
Compliance checking of core range / promotional implementation and feedback
Reporting of stock issues / poor compliance to Team Lead in the appropriate format
Completion of compliance, Call Record Cards and all Visit Reports within 24hrs
Assisting Account manager to implement and execute successful trade days / events and Head Office agreements
Your responsibilities as our Merchandiser - Wholesale will include :
Merchandise Health, Beauty, Household & Grocery products within the cash and carry
Complete monthly Supplier and Account specific objectives as per your monthly briefings
Achieve individual KPIs each month, such as Cases Merchandised, Displays Built, Price Labels, Extra Facings etc.
Negotiating secondary space and building visually brilliant displays in depot
Carry POS material to be ready to deploy in all depots. Site POS material wherever possible
Build and maintain good customer relationships with all depot contacts from the aisle to the Depot Manager
Complete Depot Call File within the monthly rolling period and feedback
Complete Core Range Gap Analysis and close the gaps with a depot order where possible
Monthly reporting of KPIs to Team Lead
Follow the Steps of The Call with all planning, execution and follow up of visits
Maintain all personal administration such as, Call Records Cards, Call File, Price Checkers, etc.
Supplier brand day involvement and team meetings when required
Presenting the function at meetings as and when required
Always seek to Add Value’ to the customer, business and the supplier
Resolution of customer queries on time and in full, within 24 hrs
Ensure all activities relating to medicines and medical devices are in accordance with Good Distribution Practice of medicinal products
What makes you our ideal Merchandiser - Wholesale?
Developing knowledge of Shopper based behaviours
Planning and organising skills
Basic commercial awareness
Good communication skills
Basic - Email, Excel, PowerPoint
DCS is a Top 250 private company in the UK if you wish to be part of our expanding company which offers exciting opportunities for career progression, we look forward to hearing from you.
Click Apply’ now to find out more about our Merchandiser - Wholesale position!