Job Summary

A diversified horticultural company based in Nairobi with farms in the outskirts of Nairobi is seeking to recruit a merchandiser.

  • Minimum Qualification: Diploma
  • Experience Level: Entry level
  • Experience Length: 2 years

Job Description

The successful candidate will be tasked with planning and developing a strategy to enable the company to sell a range of products that delivers sales and profit targets. He/she will be responsible for ensuring that the right amount of goods are available in store and are being sold at the right price.

 

Key Responsibilities

  • Discuss instructions, product promotions, new products and price changes with Local Sales Officer
  • Ensure that deliveries are made to all respective clients as per requirements
  • make routine store visits to ensure quality maintained and standards enforced
  • Execute and manage planograms
  • Cross-check the invoice against client LPOs
  • Monitor competitor activity within store and share findings with Local Sales Officer
  • Maintain customer relationships by visiting with store managers, department managers, and employees
  • Maintain inventory by restocking shelves with product from inventory
  • Prepare daily local sales reports
  • Maximize profits through developing sales strategies that match customer requirements

 

Qualifications

  • Must have a diploma in Sales & Marketing or related field.
  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience as merchandiser.
  • Product Knowledge
  • Reporting Skills
  • Territory Management skills
  • Competitive Analysis skills
  • Must have a customer focus and ability to foster good client relationships

 

Monthly Gross Salary: Ksh. 30,000 (Approx. 300 USD) depending on individual skills and experience.

Career Level:  Junior level

Education: Diploma Certificate

Location: Nairobi, Kenya

Deadline: 9th March 2019

 


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