minneapolis | Retail Sales Merchandiser in Northfield, MN

Retail Sales Merchandiser

  • Advantage Solutions
  • $27,710.00 - 39,600.00 / Year *
  • 5301 North Ave
  • Northfield, MN 55057
  • Full-Time
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The Retail Sales Merchandiser (RSM) is responsible for servicing and selling to retail accounts within an assigned territory to ensure Client standards are met and volume is increased.

Essential Job Duties and Responsibilities

Sales and Merchandising

  • Maintain Client objectives by ensuring secondary placements of product(s) are fully stocked, correctly signed, properly faced, and set to schematics
  • Shelf Standards and Conditions: authorization ofitems to meet Client shelf schematic standards
  • Meet Client and Company objectives by maintainingfull distribution on existing SKUs.
  • Take direction regarding tagging, rotating, andplacing POS materials for products on shelf
  • Prepare for and respond to audits
  • Manage time and prioritize for store callcoverage
  • Complete accurate and timely paperwork andreports, recaps, itineraries, timesheets, expense reports, etc.
  • May provide feedback for Client audit objectives
  • Customer Relations

  • Communicate effectively both internally with management and externally with all customers
  • Build rapport with Clients and Customers
  • Field questions and proactively develop action plans to resolve issues
  • Additional Responsibilities

  • Demonstrates high degree of professionalism in communication, attitude and teamwork withcustomers, peers and management
  • Demonstrates high level of quality work, attendance and appearance
  • Adheres to all Company Policies & Procedures and SafetyRegulations
  • Adheres to local, state and federal laws
  • Performs the jobsafely utilizing proper equipment and safety techniques
  • Additional responsibilities as assigned by supervisor related tothe position/department
  • Any estimate, schedule, or guideline provided to associates in this job description or elsewhere in connection with their jobs isonlyintended to help describe job duties and for planning purposes. Regardless of any such estimate, schedule, or guideline, associates mustalwaysrecordalltime worked for our company (which includes but is not limited to on-site work time in an assigned store, office, or other work location; required waiting time; administrative time; and work-related travel time.

    Supervisory Responsibilities

    Direct Reports

    This position does not have supervisory responsibilities for direct reports

    Indirect Reports

    This position does not have guidance or mentoring responsibilities for indirect reports

    Travel and/or Driving Requirements

    Travel and Driving are essential duties and function of this job

    Travel up to 20%

    Must maintain current and valid drivers license and valid proof of current insurance.

    Minimum Qualifications

    The following are the minimum job-related qualifications which an individual needs in order to successfully perform the essential duties and responsibilities of the job

    Education Level: (Required): High School Diploma or GED or equivalent experience

    Field of Study/Area of Experience: Basic knowledge of retail merchandising and/or selling

    Skills, Knowledge and Abilities

  • Aggressive self-starter with a strong bias for action and results orientation
  • High sense of urgency; strong drive and passion to win
  • Keen attention to detail
  • Excellent customer service, interpersonal and communication skills; position requires daily discussions with customers at all personnel levels.
  • Demonstrated time management skills with the ability to manage multiple tasks
  • Ability to work independently, but also successful team building skills
  • Demonstrate good judgment and show respect for others
  • Works cooperatively with others toward common group objectives, demonstrates respect for the ideas and contributions of other team members, cultivates positive relationships with other associates, and provides assistance and support to others
  • Ability to communicate with email and basic internet skills
  • Adaptability to changing demands, priorities, circumstances anddirections
  • Demonstrate commitment to meet or exceed customers expectations
  • Environmental & Physical Requirements

    Field / Administrative Requirements

    Incumbent must be able to perform the essential functions of the job. Work may be performed in an office, field, retail store, or warehouse environment. Typically requires the ability to spend 66%+ hours each work day doing the following activities: engage in considerable physical activity, ability to lift and/or push up to 50 pounds, stand on feet for long periods of time, use products or cook food as appropriate for the demonstration, and may be required to work in extremely cold conditions (i.e. refrigerated and freezer sections). Also required to travel and drive. The use of proper safety practices when handling the products and/or cooking is essential.

    Additional Information RegardingThe Company Job Duties and Job Descriptions

    Job duties include additional responsibilities as assigned by ones supervisor or other manager related to the position/department. This job description is meant to describe the general nature and level of work being performed; it is not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required for the position.The Company reserves the right at any time with or without notice to alter or change job responsibilities, reassign or transfer job position or assign additional job responsibilities, subject to applicable law. The Companyshall provide reasonable accommodations of known disabilities to enable a qualified applicant or employee to apply for employment, perform the essential functions of the job, or enjoy the benefits and privileges of employment as required by the law.

    Any estimate, schedule, or guideline provided to associates in this job description or elsewhere in connection with their jobs is only intended to help describe job duties and for planning purposes. Regardless of any such estimate, schedule, or guideline, associates must always record all time worked for our company (which includes but is not limited to on-site work time in an assigned store, office, or other work location; required waiting time; administrative time; and work-related travel time).

    Important Information

    The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this position. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of associates so classified.

    The Companyis committed to providing equal opportunity in all employment practices without regard to age, race, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, religion, physical or mental disability, or any other category protected by law. As part of this commitment, the Companyshall provide reasonable accommodations of known disabilities to enable an applicant or employee to apply for employment, perform the essential functions of the job, or enjoy the benefits and privileges of employment as required by the law.

    The Company will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring (Ban the Box) Ordinance. All of our positions require the satisfactory completion of a background check. Please be aware that acknowledging or having criminal convictions does not constitute an automatic bar to employment. Factors including, but not limited to age and time of the offense, seriousness and nature of the violation, and rehabilitation will be taken into account.


    Associated topics: cajero, cashier, client service, customer, customer experience representative, deliver, retail associate, retail sales, sales consultant, shop


    * The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.