Merchandiser – FMCG

  • Full Time
  • Lebanon, Beirut, Lebanon View on Map
  • Holdal Abou Adal Group posted 4 weeks ago
  • Posted : June 29, 2021 -Accepting applications
  • Salary: LB£1.00 - LB£1.00 / Monthly
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Job Detail

  • Career Level Entry-level
  • Experience 1 Year Experience
  • Gender Male or Female
  • Industry FMCG
  • Qualifications Degree - Bachelor

Job Description

The Merchandiser is responsible for the replenishments of the products in the pharmacies and to implement the annual deal display on the stands as per the set guidelines.

ACCOUNTABILITIES:

Merchandizing:

  • Implement the approved cycle to better serve clients and keep a good relationship with the Pharmacist.
  • Perform shelf replenishment in order to avoid shortage at the pharmacies.
  • Check the availability of visual merchandising materials at the warehouse and ask for any missing or low stock items.
  • Make sure the products are clean and well placed in order to have appealing and eye-catching displays.
  • Place the products as per the planogram provided by each of the suppliers and based on the zoning in each pharmacy.
  • Monitor shelf prices, products positioning, damaged items and expired items to ensure providing the pharmacies with the best image of HOLDAL’s products and brands.
  • Negotiate a space for all brands handled to optimize the visibility on shelves.
  • Negotiate the cost of rental with the Pharmacist whenever applicable.
  • Come up with design ideas and oversee the production in order to optimize the visibility and convert displays into prospects.
  • Book the related space with shelf talkers to avoid easy replacement by other brands.
  • Change displays to promote new product launches and reflect festive or seasonal themes.
  • Ask the Sales Representative of each area for replenishment when needed.

Reports and Market Feedback:

  • Take notes of the pharmacist’s return and/or request if any and report back to Direct Manager.
  • Prepare daily reports including photos from the field, in order to follow-up on the clients’ products display and ensure adequate workflow. 
  • Prepare competition reports which include sales, promotions, new products and marketing strategy to be able to benchmark in order to fill exciting gaps and gain a competitive advantage. 
  • Report daily to Direct Manager the before and after pictures.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • High School Degree or Technical Degree.
  • Previous relevant years of experience in merchandising.
  • Fluent in Arabic and English. French is a plus.
  • Good organizational skills.  
  • Great time management skills.

Required skills