Merchandiser | Dis-Chem Pharmacies

Dis-Chem Pharmacies requires a Merchandiser for their Jakaranda Store. You will ensure that basic Dis-Chem merchandising standards are properly executed and maintained. Your responsibilities will also lie in providing excellent customer service.

Minimum Requirements
▪ Grade 12 / Matric
▪ Up to 6 months’ retail experience
▪ Computer literate – MS Office
▪ Willing and able to work retail hours
▪ At least 1 year retail experience

Job Description
▪ Restock merchandise as needed to ensure maximum sales
▪ Ensure delivered stock/stock pulled from the storeroom, is stored and packed in the correct space timeously
▪ Ensure stock on shelves has not reached sell-by date
▪ Ensure the full range of products is on the shelves at all times
▪ Facilitate rotation of stock on a regular, FIFO basis
▪ Report low stock levels, out-of-stock items, damaged stock and expired stock to management
▪ Assist with counting of stock files and general stocktaking
▪ Adhere to Dis-Chem’s operating standards, store layout and planograms
▪ Ensure boxes are flattened after unpacking stock, and taken to the designated area
▪ Ensure front shop shelves and products are neatly presented and visible at all times, with correct labels and pricing
▪ Report all price discrepancies to management
▪ Keep abreast of current and new products
▪ Ensure merchandising displays are built, faced up, stocked and maintained
▪ Maintain daily physical upkeep of store and merchandise displays, and be responsible for your designated stock in the storeroom as well as on the shop floor
▪ Assist with loading and off-loading of stock
▪ Ensure items without barcodes are clearly marked
▪ Assist with back shopping
▪ Assist in training of new staff
▪ Provide friendly, helpful and courteous assistance and advice to all customers
▪ Ensure all out of stock queries from customers are followed up with the customer service out of stock list
▪ Ensure all customer stock queries are dealt with and resolved
▪ Ensure the correct uniform and badge are worn at all times
▪ Minimise any losses by handling all merchandise carefully
▪ Adhere to Dis-Chem policies and procedures, SOPs and health and safety rules and regulations