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Merchandiser/Sales Associate, GTA West

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Merchandiser/Sales Associate, GTA West

Our team is currently looking for an energetic individual for a part time, 12-month contract role of Merchandiser/Sales Associate for the GTA West Region (Etobicoke, Mississauga, Oakville, Burlington).

Reporting to the Director of Sales, Ontario the Merchandiser/Sales Associate will provide grocery store level support 18-25 hours/week to the Ontario field sales team, working to promote Trajectory Beverage Partners premium wine portfolio in the grocery channel and ensuring store level merchandising excellence.  

Duties include:

  • Help sell in promotional activities and Trajectory products to maintain inventory within Grocery Accounts
  • Build and merchandise impactful product displays and support features
  • Collaborate with store department to ensure proper rotation of back stock to shelf, displays and fridge space
  • Ensure upcoming monthly promotions are passed on to the retailers
  • Apply, maintain, and replace impactful branded point of sale materials in stores. This includes neck tags, backer cards, shelf talkers, case cards, case stackers, price cards, etc.
  • Ensure all Trajectory products are appropriately shelved, faced and maintain this positioning on an ongoing basis
  • Responsible for checking inventory and placing orders with guidance from direct report
  • Maintain overall product and display appearance: clean, correctly priced on shelf and in wine and beer fridges
  • Maintain consistent communication with the area Territory Manager and/or Sales Director regarding changes in store out of stock inventory, order issues, planograms, competitive changes, etc.

Requirements:

  • 1-2 years’ customer service experience in a Retail Sales environment.
  • Physically able to lift 20 kgs (45 lbs)
  • Great communication and organizational Skills
  • Flexibility to work mornings, afternoons and/or evenings with occasional weekends & holiday season
  • Valid driver’s license and reliable vehicle (rate paid for KM driven within territory)
  • Living within the territory is required- Mississauga- Hamilton
  • Smart Serve Certified
  • Background in CPG is a bonus
All interested applicants should submit a cover letter and resume.
We thank all applicants for applying, however, only those individuals selected for an interview will be contacted.

Trajectory Beverage Partners is an equal opportunity employer. We welcome and encourage applications from people with differing abilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.