M.S. Walker Rhode Island Merchandiser Representative in Warren, Rhode Island
Busy wine and spirits wholesaler, M.S. Walker, has an immediate opening for a full-time, Merchandising Representative to call on retail accounts in Rhode Island. Retail and/or merchandising experience, as well as wine and spirits knowledge helpful, will train right individual. There will also be some warehouse duties for the near future and most of those duties will be very similar to the merchandising responsibilities.
Key Responsibilities (including, but not limited to):
Regularly meet with list of accounts to determine possible and/or scheduled merchandising needs.
Originates display ideas or follows suggestions or schedule of Merchandising Manager.
Constructs or assembles prefabricated display properties from wood, fabric, glass, paper, and plastic.
Places price and descriptive signs on backdrop, fixtures, merchandise, or floor. Eligible for additional commission and incentive earnings based on performance.
Other duties as assigned.
High school diploma or general education degree (GED)
Knowledgeable of wine, merchandising standards, and retail operations
Customer Service oriented
Ability to frequently: lift up to 55lbs, bend/squat, drive, push/pull, reach overhead and stand/walk for long periods of time
Ability to occasionally sit, communicate via verbal and written word, use a computer
Valid driver’s license required
Functions necessary to complete the above listed requirements of the job description:
Computation Skills: Occasionally
Lift/carry 0-55 lbs: Frequently
Reach Overhead: Frequently
Use of Computer - Typing: Occasionally
Verbal Communication: Occasionally
Occasionally = 0-2 Hours Daily
Frequently = 3-5 Hours Daily
Continuously = 6-10 Hours Daily
We offer a Comprehensive Benefits Plan that includes the following:
Medical and Dental coverage through Blue Cross Blue Shield
Vision coverage through VSP
11 paid holidays annually
Paid sick days
401K program through Fidelity Investments
Disability & Life Insurance packages
Career advancement opportunities
Discount fitness memberships