Job - MERCHANDISER
MERCHANDISER
Pharmaceutical, Lusaka, Zambia

Our client, the supplier of various pharmaceutical products and services are looking for a Merchandiser to be responsible for successfully promoting the companys products and ensure that products are available in various retail outlets and supper markets at an appropriate time and in the correct quantities.

Position Published
12 Feb 2019
Position Updated
12 Feb 2019
Applications Suspended
45 Applications
Talent Search
In Progress
Shortlist Pending
1 Shortlisted
Interviews Pending
0 Interviewed
Job Offer Pending
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12 Feb
22868
Applications Suspended
Search In Progress
Shortlist Pending
Interviews Pending
Job Offer Pending
45 Applications
1 Candidates Shortlisted
0 Candidates Interviewed
35% Complete
Job Specification
Reporting Structure
Reporting To
Operations Manager
Supervision Of
None
Interacts With
Team
Job Description
Become familiar with key products in quick time frame and be able to retain and convey product information accurately and clearly
Identify and understand customer needs before educating clients on choosing the correct solution
Maintain good relationships with retail outlet staff and management while providing the highest level of service
Monitor approximate stock levels and sales information at various outlets. Alert retail staff and staff to items out of stock, slow moving items and products nearing expiry date
Phone communication with clients and retail outlet management
Be expected to be versatile, flexible, learning different roles quickly as part of a dynamic, hardworking and extremely professional team
Become familiar with key products in quick time frame and be able to retain and convey product information accurately and clearly
Identify and understand customer needs before educating clients on choosing the correct solution
Candidate Specification
Experience
2 years
Education Level
Diploma Level
Qualifications
Sales, Marketing qualification or related
Software
Microsoft Office, Familiarity with Excel
Equipment
Job related
Knowledge Of
Retail management, team player, able to work in a busy, fast moving environment with other colleagues
Skills To
Good mathematics, calculation skills with calculator, able to add, multiply and subtract figures accurately and quickly. Presentable and able to interact with decision makers
Ability To
Work under minimal supervision while getting the job done
Personality
Strong peoples person with good demeanor and friendly, confident approach,. Good diction: well spoken, clear & coherent
Other
Experience in retail operation, drivers license or motor cycle licence will be an added advantage.
Organisation
Industry
Pharmaceutical
Culture
Mixed
Gender Profile
Mixed
Age Profile
Between 20 and 40 years of age
Terms And Conditions
Employment
Temporary
Location
Lusaka, Zambia
Remuneration
Negotiable
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Not Calculated
Currency conversions are provided only for comparative purposes.
Remuneration will be paid in ZMK.
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