Merchandiser

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Job Reference: booker/TP/14405/4275
Planned Number of Hires: 1
Contract Type: Full Time
Working Pattern: Monday-Friday
Salary: Competitive
Working Hours: 37.5
Closing Date: 12/04/2020
Job Category: Support Centre Roles
Dept/Region: Support Centre - Harefield
Business Area: Booker Retail Partners
Location: Edison Road, Elm Farm industrial estate, Bedford

Whats in it for you

At Booker Group we offer excellent benefits that help make our business a great place to work. These include but aren’t limited to;

A great holiday package

Pension Scheme

Life Assurance Scheme

Save As You Earn Scheme

Give As You Earn Scheme

Free eye tests and subsidised eye care

A commitment to your career development

Discounted shopping in both Tesco and Booker stores

Deals & Discounts through Tesco including Tesco Mobile and Tesco Bank

Deals & Discounts through many other external businesses

Free on-site parking

About the role

We have an exciting opportunity for a Merchandiser to join our Retail Merchandising team. This is a full time role working 38 hours per week over 5 days.

This role will be covering the Bedfordshire and Buckinghamshire area with a base location at our Bedford branch.

You will be responsible for

Working with the Regional Development teams to ensure store is merchandised to the correct planograms for the brand and the store is set up and ready for opening

Creating and placing retailer’s orders to deliver stock availability during merchandising programs

Installing required store imagery and POS for the brand in accordance to the latest promotions

Working with retailers and store teams in all aspects of merchandising best practice to ensure sustainability of policies, processes and procedures ensure the site is HSL at all times

Contributing to category initiatives for the region

Managing any additional resources such as agency should the store require additional resources outside of Booker

You will need

A full driving licence is essential as traveling is a big part of this role- You will be provided a company car with this role or a car allowance. Excellent communication skills are important, as well as the ability to build strong internal and external customer relationships. Experience in a similar Merchandising role would be beneficial as would knowledge of the following: Midas, Epos, Green Tickets, Buying and Delivering Schedules. Experience within Project Management would be highly regarded.

About The Company

Be part of something special. Join our team at Booker.

Booker is the UK's leading food & drink wholesaler. We are privileged to serve independent retailers, caterers and small businesses, from locations across the country.

Booker Group comprises of Booker Wholesale, Makro, Booker Direct, Classic Drinks, Ritter Courivaud and Chef Direct. Our customers include Premier, Family Shopper, Budgens and Londis retailers and we have one shared aim - improving choice, price and service for all our customers.

Our business is incredibly diverse, so it takes a wide range of skills to deliver the exceptional service our customers require.

Wherever you join us, you’ll be part of an organisation that will help your career to keep moving forward.

*Booker Group is part of Tesco plc, however is operated separately from the core Tesco business and as such the benefits offered will be different from those offered at Tesco*