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Retail Merchandiser - London

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eXPD8

7d ago

  • Job
    Part-time
    Entry & Junior Level
  • Hospitality & Retail
  • London

AI generated summary

  • You need experience in retail, strong communication skills, initiative, pride in standards, ability to handle products, and access to a car for this Retail Merchandiser role in London.
  • You'll be the expert on the Entertainer brand, ensuring compliance with standards, arranging product displays, setting up promotions, and communicating effectively with store colleagues and clients.

Requirements

  • Experience of, or a passion for, merchandising, retail and/or customer service
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Thrive having ownership of your own work within set time frames, using your own initiative to find solutions
  • Take pride in delivering great standards and service for our clients
  • Be comfortable with a bit of manual handling! You'll need to move and arrange our products from the warehouse to the shopfloor.
  • Are willing to accept home deliveries of point of sale or stock items for some visits (you'll be paid extra to do so)
  • Are confident using a company tablet to download briefs, take photos and answer questions about your tasks
  • A full UK driving license and access to a car is required

Responsibilities

  • Expert at the Entertainer:
  • You'll know the Entertainer brand and products inside and out, and more importantly, share that knowledge with your team!
  • Compliance and Standards:
  • You'll know and stick to the merchandising standards and guidelines, store policies and procedures and health and safety guidance.
  • You'll follow and implement planograms, where provided, to ensure consistency and compliance with merchandising standards.
  • Product Placement and Replenishment:
  • You'll arrange and organise products on shelves and displays to maximise visibility and appeal.
  • Promotional and Point of Sale Setup:
  • You'll set up promotional displays and signage to effectively communicate prices, discounts, and special offers.
  • Strong communication and relationship building:
  • You'll build and maintain good working relationships with instore colleagues, particularly department and store managers.
  • You'll provide accurate and timely feedback to our client account teams, via our feedback application, as the eyes and ears in the stores!

FAQs

What are the confirmed working hours for this role?

The confirmed working hours for this role are: - Monday: up to 2.5 hours starting at 8am - Thursday: up to 2.5 hours starting at 8am - Friday: up to 2.5 hours starting at 9am

Where will this role be primarily based?

This role will primarily be based in the Bromley-by-Bow area.

What are some of the responsibilities of a Retail Merchandiser in this role?

Some responsibilities include ensuring fixtures are set up effectively, products and promotions are displayed attractively, shelves are well-stocked, following merchandising standards and guidelines, organizing products on shelves for visibility, setting up promotional displays, and building good relationships with store colleagues.

What are some qualities that make an excellent candidate for this role?

Qualities that make an excellent candidate include experience or passion for retail, merchandising, or customer service, excellent communication skills, ability to work independently, pride in delivering great standards and service, comfort with manual handling, willingness to accept home deliveries of stock items, and ability to use a company tablet for tasks.

What benefits and incentives are offered for this position?

Benefits and incentives include flexible holiday and pay, access to GroceryAid for you and your family, access to eXPD8 Rewards with competitions and incentives, access to PAYM8 for early wage access, unlimited refer a friend scheme, full induction and training with over 400 learning resources.

delivering excellence, first time... every time

Retail & Consumer Goods
Industry
1001-5000
Employees
2003
Founded Year

Mission & Purpose

eXPD8 is a major provider of scalable, flexible retail support services to both retailers and brands. Agile in nature, our model is designed to focus on maximising ROI for some of the UK’s most iconic and market leading household brands. Whether it’s through merchandising, POS placement, promotional launches, seasonal support, space realignment, auditing availability, stock takes or more, we help to transform sales and grow brands, maximising compliance through an integrated technology layer. Owned and managed by ex-retail executives, and supported by DC Thomson, the business has retail heritage and a unique business model specifically to support the retail sector. We are based in Bristol, with a significant field team of 2,500 across the UK, we work within the majority of retail multiple chains, across all formats and within most FMCG & GM categories. eXPD8 is fully aware of its social responsibilities and has developed policies and procedures to support the environment and the welfare of its people.