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Top 50 Merchandising Specialist Skills

Below we've compiled a list of the most important skills for a Merchandising Specialist. We ranked the top skills based on the percentage of Merchandising Specialist resumes they appeared on. For example, 24.8% of Merchandising Specialist resumes contained New Merchandise as a skill. Let's find out what skills a Merchandising Specialist actually needs in order to be successful in the workplace.

These Are The Most Important Skills For A Merchandising Specialist

1. New Merchandise
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Here's how New Merchandise is used in Merchandising Specialist jobs:
  • Unload new merchandise trucks, Process and Tag new clothing, Stocking and price changes and recovery, clean work area.
  • Worked with retail and sales teams to ensure seamless floor moves which properly demonstrated the new merchandise per season.
  • Participated actively in ordering new merchandise based on current trends, past sales and popular in store items.
  • Create and plan floor moves for new flow/collections to accommodate new merchandise in accordance with company standards.
  • Assisted stock associates with distribution of new merchandise, replenishment and current inventory all within tight deadlines.
  • Trained and mentored team of junior and new merchandise analysts in all aspects of job performance.
  • Mentored new Merchandisers on how to properly order the right of each product based on sales.
  • Tear down and Build new displays along with stocking all new merchandise and discarding old.
  • Stock: Unloaded the truck and processed the new merchandise to put on the floor
  • Mentor three new Merchandise Specialists to Target and the department.
  • Instructed sales associates on the placement of new merchandise.
  • Placed new merchandise on the shelves in the store.
  • Educated employees on new merchandise during seasonal workshops.
  • Planned the placement of new merchandise.
  • Unload and unpack new merchandise.
  • Place new merchandise on display.
  • Run shipment process, plan new merchandise placement,cashier, fitting room service open and close the store.
  • Process Shipping orders * Display new merchandise in store * Took payments from customers/handled exchanges and returns
  • Stock up store with new Merchandise Receive merchandise Greet and help customers with what they need Inventory and setting up new stores
  • Oversee and direct shipment team Arrange new merchandise to increase product sales Update and post store signage Update visuals and marketing

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2. Sales Floor
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Here's how Sales Floor is used in Merchandising Specialist jobs:
  • Merchandised sales floor ensuring product availability and correct presentation to maximize sales.
  • Unload merchandise, replenish sales floor, execute price adjustments, ensure accurate pricing and signage, and provide customer service.
  • Flow Floor Ready merchandise onto the sales floor within 24 hours of receipt while maintaining consistent and compelling merchandise presentation.
  • Assisted other team members fill in store customer's orders for items not held on the sales floor.
  • Removed old sales information and refreshed the sales floor with new pricing information indicated by weekly reports.
  • Staged inventory bound for the sales floor to expedite the process of putting it on display.
  • Greeted customers on sales floor and ascertained brand, type and quality of merchandise desired.
  • Worked merchandise from the warehouse to the sales floor as indicated by nightly reports.
  • Stock sales floor, assist in receiving shipments, accurately document movement of merchandise.
  • Organized and separated products to be put onto sales floor in appropriate area.
  • Set up product displays on the sales floor as directed from weekly reports.
  • Moved all product off of the sales floor prior to opening.
  • Receive, open, unpack and issue sales floor merchandise.
  • Moved product from the stock room to the sales floor.
  • Maintained efficient and accurate warehouse/stockroom operations Ensured customer service standards are upheld when on the sales floors.
  • Unloaded shipments to the sales floor Stocked TVs (from small to big screen projection) using HI-Low
  • Set product out on display Verify that all products on the sales floor are functional.
  • Build all tore displays as well as work all back-stock inventory onto sales floor.
  • Confirmed products are put on sales floor properly and in a timely manner.
  • Cashier Supervisor Ensure an excellent level of customer service Visual merchandising Cleanliness and organization of the sales floor

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3. Customer Service
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Here's how Customer Service is used in Merchandising Specialist jobs:
  • Performed exceptional customer service through vendor-employee relations and also employee-customer relations.
  • Recognized by clientele for exceptional customer service and attention to detail.
  • Delivered excellent customer service by greeting and assisting each customer.
  • Demonstrated strong customer service and assisted customers with purchases.
  • Assisted and provided customer services with needs of sizes, prices and upcoming merchandise for the season.
  • Provide customer service by greeting and assisting customers, and responding to customer inquiries and complaints.
  • Go to employee for sales, customer service, merchandising, and nursery needs.
  • Provide customer service for retail store patrons: discuss merchandise and handle payments.
  • Provided world class customer service to both external and internal customers.
  • Provided customer service to shoppers and assisted store employees as needed.
  • Assist in customer service for the music and movie department.
  • Provided customer service through product sales presentations and warranties * Analyzed sales productivity and made recommendations to improve sales performance.
  • Spar Incorporated Responsibilities include: Freshness and presentation of merchandise were keys to providing excellent customer service.
  • Established merchandise to plan-o-gram (structured product layout) Provided front-line customer service
  • Unload merchandise trucks to restock products Provide excellent customer service
  • Trained Bridal Consultant Customer Service Associate
  • Experience with retail Management, Visual product merchandising Cash handling experience, Store opening duties, Customer service
  • Maintained organization of store by stocking shelves and arranging the stockroom Ensured superior customer service Provided assistance with any questions or concerns
  • Provided customer service and trained new hires Received and distributed stock to floor Two time employee of the month
  • Job Responsibilities Customer Service Forklift Certified Supervising Employees Lawn and Garden Supervisor during summer

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4. Planograms
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Here's how Planograms is used in Merchandising Specialist jobs:
  • Assembled new and appealing product displays according to specifications based on visual planograms.
  • Accomplished using Planograms provided by vendors and/or store to reorganize merchandise.
  • Converted existing merchandising sets to more productive corporate-driven planograms.
  • Utilized Planograms to reset merchandise displays.
  • Complete planograms per corporate guidelines.
  • Featured HP solutions by associating printers, scanner, digital cameras, and personal computers within the store level planograms.
  • Handled the reset of book inventory using planograms ensuring that correct placement and pricing was available to customer.
  • Pulled discontinued products from AM/PM cooler racks along with incorporating new products in accordance with the current planograms.
  • Reset planograms for AM/PM gas station coolers to be in comply with current standards.
  • Set new and relocated planograms and graphics to merchandising standards.
  • Changed price tags and promotion signage in accordance with planograms.
  • Read and interpret planograms and set aisles to appropriate standards.
  • Stocked merchandise according to planograms or displays.
  • Stock, planograms, check in freight
  • Set up planograms and end-caps.
  • Worked directly with video game venders to create enticing displays/planograms to meet sales goals and surpass company expectations.
  • Set planograms, received and stocked product shipments -Responsible for maintaining cleanliness and organization of Media departments -Assisted with product inventory
  • Received and shipped merchandise Stocked and organized the warehouse (Used planograms to maximize store layout efficiency) Inventoried products
  • Report & Document Preparation On-site survey reporting Straighten and stock items and redo according to new planograms
  • Organize product according to planograms * Understanding and using Modulars * Helping customers in locating product * Ordering products and sales supplies

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5. Store Operations
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Here's how Store Operations is used in Merchandising Specialist jobs:
  • Store operations including inventory maintenance, communicating with associating vendors and warehouse, receive new merchandise.
  • Own communication between HQ merchandising, store operations, and store teams to ensure crucial information is given to stores.
  • Assist with other task to ensure store operations are continuously meeting mission requirements.
  • Assisted customers over the phone regarding store operations, product, and promotions.
  • Hired as a Merchandising Specialist after 6 years in Store Operations.
  • Contributed to all aspects of store operations.
  • Trained new employees in store operations.

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6. Product Knowledge
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Here's how Product Knowledge is used in Merchandising Specialist jobs:
  • Utilize extensive product knowledge to provide detailed and accurate information to internal and external clients.
  • Shared product knowledge with customers while making personal recommendations.
  • Supported accounts with merchandising management, sales development, product knowledge, return to vendor processing, and product placement.
  • Conducted monthly training of store employees on product knowledge, placement of shop, visual merchandising and mannequin styling.
  • Work with store manager to provide product knowledge on upcoming new TMO (task manager online).
  • Attend vendor meetings and annual catalog reviews to enhance product knowledge and understand current industry trends.
  • Drive sales results through greeting and assisting customers on the sales floor and maintaining solid product knowledge
  • Build lasting relationships with customers by sharing product knowledge and telling stories.
  • Developed training initiatives and merchandisers to grow product knowledge and increase sales.
  • Assist both store employees and customers with product knowledge and sales.
  • Exceeded client expectations by demonstrating product knowledge at the retail level.
  • Conducted product knowledge seminars for sales associates as needed.
  • Train employees on fixture positioning techniques and product knowledge.
  • Provide product knowledge to all store associates and management.
  • Used product knowledge for customer service.
  • Selected as a product knowledge trainer.
  • Provided excellent customer service to diverse customers with purchases Provided product knowledge training.
  • Provide essential vendor specific product knowledge training and category knowledge training to retail sale specialists and store associates.
  • Provide product knowledge and process training to store personnel and end-user customers as required.
  • Maintained plan-o-grams, conduct product knowledge classes on "How to hang wallpaper".

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7. Inventory Levels
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Here's how Inventory Levels is used in Merchandising Specialist jobs:
  • Perform quarterly store visits consisting of training store personnel and maintaining inventory levels to provide comprehensive analysis of retailer practices.
  • Maintain accurate inventory controls by categorizing merchandise daily, adjusting inventory levels in the perpetual inventory system.
  • Analyzed daily sales reports and inventory levels to improve customer experience through reduced gaps in on-line merchandising/ordering.
  • Maintain appropriate inventory levels, negotiate and secure primary/secondary merchandising space, plus build/maintain promotional displays.
  • Monitored allocation system to ensure inventory levels were in-line with attendance projections and sales goals.
  • Received and processed purchase orders; maintained consistent inventory levels.
  • Completed stock orders and managed inventory levels.
  • Analyzed Sales Data and Inventory levels on a daily basis, and presented findings to peers and buying team.
  • Work with the Inventory team to identify the best selling products and estimate the optimal inventory levels maintain.
  • Managed outside fulfillment center and inventory control, reducing inventory levels by 30% in first year.
  • Monitored the merchandise needs of new and renovated stores and ensured proper mix and inventory levels.
  • Audit and correct product fixtures, maintain inventory levels, set product fixtures to Plan-O-Gram.
  • Analyzed product sales and special offers to ensure appropriate inventory levels were maintained.
  • Evaluate inventory levels and defined successful products with in various product lines.
  • Work with Inventory Management Associates to maintain inventory levels at store level.
  • Managed route maintained proper inventory levels for all Pepsi products.
  • Monitored inventory levels and reported store needs to appropriate buyers.
  • Assisted business analysts in maintaining inventory levels and PO writing.
  • Managed DC inventory levels to meet replenishment demand.
  • Ensured appropriate inventory levels for each store.

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8. Inventory Control
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Here's how Inventory Control is used in Merchandising Specialist jobs:
  • Performed data entry into operational systems and performed inventory control on all activities related to shipping and receiving.
  • Training-Completed courses and seminars in customer service, sales-strategies, inventory control, visual merchandising and time management.
  • Trained local staff to understand seasonal inventory controls to increase sales and relieve unnecessary shrinkage.
  • Manage excess fixture warehouse and providing inventory control and organization of equipment and fixtures.
  • Utilized organizational skills for ordering merchandise and maintained inventory control.
  • Participated in physical inventories and assisted with inventory control.
  • Maintained detailed paperwork for inventory control.
  • Maintain inventory control and merchandise stocking.
  • Provided training and guidance on merchandising techniques, store layout, product ordering, inventory control, and stock rotation.
  • Set up visual displays throughout the store, continuous customer service, and inventory control, stockroom management.
  • Provided Inventory Control and traveled by plane to complete job by specific deadline in different states.
  • Ensured all media product was stocked, signage placed, and inventory controlled.
  • Inventory control, follow plan o grams and data entry.
  • Inventory control with weekly video and music pulls and audits.
  • Inventory control and stocking of store media products.
  • Maintain inventory control through in-house tracking system.
  • Inventory and inventory control and RTV s
  • Ensured modular integrity and inventory control *Communicated with management to accomplish set goals
  • Inventory control, Customer service, Department resets, Pricing control, Reports, Phone calls, Computer reports.
  • Inventory Control November 1992 to September 2010 Responsible for daily inventories by quantity and dates.

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9. Stock Shelves
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Here's how Stock Shelves is used in Merchandising Specialist jobs:
  • Pull merchandise from warehouse to sales floor as needed, restock shelves, place and pull tags in store for merchandise.
  • Stock shelves, racks, cases, bins and tables with new or transferred merchandise.
  • Clean and restock shelves in the warehouse and on the sales floor.
  • Set displays, do resets, stock shelves, customer assistance.
  • Used a forklift to stock shelves before grand openings.
  • Processed shipments and maintained organized stock shelves.
  • Stock shelves with product from the backroom.
  • Stock shelves, racks, etc.
  • Stock shelves, plano grams, and weekly ads, daily cycle counts and reported to inventory Manager daily.
  • Stock Shelves According to Planogram and In a Visually Appealing Manner.
  • restock shelves and to insure that the product is presented in an appealing way for customers

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10. Product Categories
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Here's how Product Categories is used in Merchandising Specialist jobs:
  • Analyzed business activity of product categories, monitoring sales, inventory, margin and other factors impacting profitability.
  • Enhanced product presentations, created landing pages and developed branded product categories to maximize sales.
  • Focused on multiple product categories including Janitorial, Break Room, and Industrial Supply.

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11. Setup
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Here's how Setup is used in Merchandising Specialist jobs:
  • Assisted Buyer in management of promotional calendar, item setup/maintenance and managed vendor income.
  • Handled sample management, vendor setup/maintenance, item setup/maintenance and order tracking.
  • Clean, organize, and setup signs, tables, racks, and cases to attract customers and promote sales.
  • Assist with merchandise setup and display, graphic and visual signage, pricing changes, ticketing and recovery.
  • Completed setup and maintenance of vendor partners and items for sale on target.com in proprietary data systems.
  • Owned all item and vendor setups for transitions and drove item accuracy through 250+ vendor partnerships.
  • Assisted with a vast amount of product inventory -Installed many setup locations in CVS Pharmacy Stores
  • Manage item setup and maintenance for all soup, peanut butter and jelly items.
  • Assisted customer with the initial setup of sound systems and home network devices i.e.
  • Handled new product setups within the store.
  • Manage item and vendor setups.
  • Communicated strategically with store counterparts to positively align omni-channel initiatives for item setup and related details.
  • Leverage technical expertise to setup new systems and maintain functionality; identify, troubleshoot, diagnose, and resolve complex issues.
  • Traveled extensively to locations in the Mid-west and East coast Setup the interior of retail stores for grand openings.
  • Handle the setup of plan-o-grams, retail pricing and inventory management in new stores, relocations and re-openings.
  • Manage all pharmacy item setups and performed wholesaler order point flips to ensure healthy instocks.
  • Facilitated the item setup process and new system (IMN) rollout.
  • Worked with store personnel and management to setup displays for new sales and takedown the old displays.
  • Count and manage Inventory Strategically setup department displays Obtain data on merchandise sales Create new ways to effectively sell merchandise
  • Remodel sales floor Reset stores Setup new stores Effectively execute plan-o-grams

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12. Company Standards
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Here's how Company Standards is used in Merchandising Specialist jobs:
  • Performed Leader on Duty responsibilities including opening and closing store in accordance with company standards.
  • Maintained a visually appealing and well-stocked department in accordance with company standards.
  • Replenished stock and merchandised stock according to company standards.
  • Worked with multiple teams of producers to ensure each regional stores products were in line with company standards
  • Created enticing product displays for a wide variety of electronic goods and media above company standards.
  • Build, merchandise and maintain all secondary and promotional displays to conform with company standards.
  • Work closely with management to ensure company standards are in place on a daily base.
  • Trained new employees to ensure knowledge, understanding, and compliance with all company standards.
  • Maintain company standards to place product according to each month's visual directives.
  • Stocked, completed inventory and maintained product displays in acquiescence with company standards.
  • Maintained visual aesthetic as per company standards and designated floor set instructions.
  • Supervised team to complete store projects according to company standards.
  • Opened and closed the store in accordance with company standards.
  • Opened/closed the store in accordance with company standards.
  • Maintained store appearance in accordance with company standards.
  • Open and close the store, Merchandise the womens section according to company standards or what was selling more.
  • Follow planograms for the appropriate week and set them to company standards.
  • Set sales floor & merchandise displays to company standards using planograms.
  • Managed product moves according to company standards and planograms.
  • Ensured department(s) upstock and backstock were organized and maintained according to company standards.

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13. Logistics
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Here's how Logistics is used in Merchandising Specialist jobs:
  • Implement logistics techniques to improve quality of inventory.
  • Collaborate with operations and flow, logistics and our Hasbro merchandising team to ensure accurate and complete display execution.
  • Collaborate with logistics team to ensure efficient execution focusing on flow to the stores and reducing freight costs.
  • Lead and drive sales and performance culture focus on profitability through the administration of logistics task.
  • Expanded FY 2009 logistics revenue by almost 15% for inbound freight and carrier programs.
  • Supervised the logistics team to ensure that things got done correctly and on time.
  • Work closely with a team for execution of Shipments, stock, and logistics.
  • Supervised logistics team members during shipment days for the store's incoming merchandise trucks.
  • Led the logistics team in making floor changes for receipt and arrangement of merchandise.
  • Achieved the rank of Major in my unit and the Logistics Squadron Commander.
  • Manage the daily operational and logistics of the pop-up Jay Cart.
  • Coordinated scheduling and logistics of up to 50 customers daily.
  • Maintain inventory, logistics, purchasing and supplies.
  • Strengthened traceability, developing organization systems for bill of lading documentation to support shipping and receiving logistics efforts.
  • Provided and Maintained logistics of in-coming shipments receipts, outgoing return vendor, job-outs, damages, penny merchandise and replenishment.
  • Worked closely with logistics, supply chain, marketing, planogramming, and product content information to support merchandising initiatives.
  • Collaborated with vendors, logistics personnel and department allocator to resolve delivery and processing issues.
  • Lead the logistics team Received and Processed Shipment Key holder

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14. SKU
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Here's how SKU is used in Merchandising Specialist jobs:
  • Created detailed excel SKU merchandise spreadsheet and detailed informational product sheets.
  • Assist in facilitating new vendor set-up through processing product data sheets, checking vendor SKU, color, and shoe description.
  • Identify and verify merchandise quantities through comparison of description and SKU markings on merchandise to quantities on a printed receiver list.
  • Completed all item maintenance, VSM System, set-up SKU's, UPC's, packaging requirements and dimensions.
  • Maintain stock and inventory through an organized SKU and store map system.
  • Maintain the overall SKU catalog within the B2C systems.
  • Learned a ton about the SKU system.
  • Enter merchandise information into style/sku database to display upcoming merchandise online.
  • Used Office software suite to accurately write and deliver large scale product content upgrade for 7000 SKUs in under 3 weeks.
  • Restructured costing breakdown in system for over 2,000 SKUs to facilitate a company-wide re-pricing.
  • Order product to be tagged and shipped with correct sku product information for photography.
  • Defined product launch recap process to streamline 2000+ SKUs for Junior's team.
  • Manage to grow sales for the category by E-commerce sku expansion.
  • Tracked all SKU movement thru a spreadsheet shared with Inventory team.
  • Submitted setups for new SKUs.
  • Spearheaded photo shoot initiative for approximately 600 skus across several brands for ecommerce channel worth $1M in incremental revenue.
  • Helped grow ecommerce swim Spring 2011 business by focusing on sku growth & the special sizes initiative.
  • Submitted Stocking location guidelines, SKUs to be discontinued/ reinstated, supersession and vendor changes.
  • Created RTM's, price changes, sku classifications, email correspondences and pre-ticket.
  • Processed and Created Sku s and CP IDs for the eCommerce sites.

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15. Audit
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Here's how Audit is used in Merchandising Specialist jobs:
  • Conducted weekly store audits and generated spreadsheets on product placement and inventory.
  • Ensured all manufacturing facilities passed social compliance audits prior to production.
  • Maintained inventory and operational audits using a computer tracking system.
  • Audited merchandise and inventory across all departments to reduce shrinkage
  • Conducted audits of promotional materials utilized by the retailer.
  • Conducted quarterly audits at multiple retailers.
  • Perform quarterly audits on inventory.
  • Performed weekly and bi-weekly audits for HP computers, printers, ink, accessories all POP at various retailers.
  • Promoted to a Team Leader proudly taking on the responsibility to participate in and oversee scheduled audits.
  • Inventory to be counted varies depending on the client and location to be audited.
  • Audit contact of other vendors to ensure client contracts are fulfilled within the store.
  • Perform audits on different products such as HP and LG.
  • Audit vendor pallet, e-pod/holiday shop, and MP1 compliance.
  • Visit stores and perform audits on tablet.
  • Conducted in-store audits for TRUE Organic Juice.
  • Audited product displays and performance per corporate and store standards Met with store leadership to discuss results or requirements
  • Conducted Quality control pricing audits Assisted stores with inventory audits and returns.
  • Process cash (auditing, opening and closing procedures Communicated and helped in other departments to process shipment and train employees.
  • Provide direction to five specialists Provide weekly price audits of all store merchandise Received MVP Employee Award - September & October 2007
  • Down stocking, silent sales person, truck nights,setting planograms, weekly auditing

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16. Depot
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Here's how Depot is used in Merchandising Specialist jobs:
  • Worked closely with Manager and team on the new program for the UPS Shipping Centers in each Office Depot store.
  • Developed and recommended correct floor lineups to national retail accounts (including Home Depot, Lowe's etc.)
  • Direct Sales representative for 22 Home Depot Retail stores to expand sales for both local and national in scope.
  • Cross functional communications with several departments toward success of both Web and Catalog end of the Office Depot Business.
  • Work with Home Depot CAR analyst on any stocking issues and reviewing CAR dashboards to ensure in stock position.
  • Contracted out to work with Home Depot on setting up and cleaning up displays in the Hardware Department.
  • Completed reports for products end of life and prepared merchandise for shipments back to depot.
  • Implemented merchandising plan for Home Depot Garden Centers in the Kansas City metro area.
  • Assisted over 1000 Vendors with Office Depot website Portal item set up and security.
  • Led the southeast region in extended service plan attachments through The Home Depot.
  • Home Depot, Best Buy, Dominick's and Jewel.
  • Manage inventory in one department for seven Home Depot locations.
  • Traveled throughout Oregon and Southern Washington for Home Depot resets.
  • Provide comprehensive merchandising and sales support for large National Accounts; Home Depot, Lowes, Sears, and Best Buy.
  • Created training materials for sales specialists in Home Depots, Sears, Lowes, and Best Buys.
  • Coordinated LTL deliveries with the Strategic vendor Miramar, and Home Depot's construction team.
  • Visited Best-Buy , Office Depot and Staples to complete inventory.
  • Respond daily to homedepot.com consumer questions on all Foremost products by utilizing Bazaarvoice.
  • Dedicated Vendor Activities at BestBuy, Staples, Office Depot, Jewel Foods (Albertsons), Mariano's (Roundys)
  • Home Depot did not renew the contract with Cosmo, eliminating this job.

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17. POS
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Here's how POS is used in Merchandising Specialist jobs:
  • Merchandised and marketed Bose products for optimal exposure and to maximize sell through opportunities within my respected territory.
  • Completed processing of documents and performed data entry of information for all property disposal requests.
  • Engaged assertive communication with manufacturing team peers to coordinate positive work-flow.
  • Offered acting position for potential promotion
  • Keyed and updated all pricing information for grocery items delivered at the back door of the stores for scanning purposes.
  • Achieved positive product mix to maintain Gross Margin; despite a higher percentage of budget conscious builders in the marketplace.
  • Pioneered the Merchandising Specialist Temp position by working closely with management to develop the responsibilities of this role.
  • Contract part-time position working in major department stores to sell, display, and merchandise inventory.
  • Position involves major appliances, HVAC, Air purification products and accessories.
  • Worked with the public and in charge of my own position.
  • Build Positive and effective relationships with Store management in Accounts.
  • Take responsibility over store deposits and cash handling processes.
  • Helped to do inventory and disposal of outdated products.
  • Position was Seasonal- Eligible for Rehire.
  • Analyzed disposal request from state agencies.
  • Take any found to POS on sales floor.
  • Handled and promoted seasonal merchandise -Constantly exposed to consumers showing more than exceptional satisfactory service
  • Cash Handling: Receiving money from professional and retail customers, and running bank deposits for management staff.
  • Opened and closed the store, which included counting cash drawers and making bank deposits.
  • Adjusted and set racks to desired positions in accordance with planograms.

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Here's how Inventory Management is used in Merchandising Specialist jobs:
  • Maintain the automated inventory management system to ensure that actual physical inventory matches the database logical inventory.
  • Inventory management and organization of product to increase sales and enhance promotions.
  • Assisted in order fulfillment, warehouse inventory management and quality control.
  • Inventory management; continually stock product to allow maximum sales opportunities.
  • Communicate with store leaders regarding inventory management and marketing calendar.
  • Counseled distributors on pricing, discounting, and inventory management.
  • Warehouse duties, receiving and unloading merchandise, inventory management
  • Communicated with the Inventory Management Associates regarding ordering issues.
  • Provided customer service and inventory management services.
  • Conduct inventory management and price audits.
  • Maintain responsibility for displays, plan-o-grams, display resets, inventory management, and product restocking across multiple stores.
  • Gained proficiency with the in-store computer system, which included logging work hours as well as inventory management functions.
  • Inventory management- Inventory counts, re-orders and receiving to ensure marketing materials were fully stocked and priced.
  • Inventory management through Sales & Inventory Reports and hand held scanner.
  • Performed shipping, receiving, and inventory management duties.
  • Inventory management through Sales & Inventory Reports.
  • Measured and ordered merchandise based on current inventory needs for store Tracked and added merchandise in the inventory management system
  • Inventory management through counts, pulls, and on-hand and out-of stock reporting.
  • Inventory Management Specialist Liaison between corporate office and 30 stores in Southeast, Guantanamo Bay, and Puerto Rico.
  • Selected merchandise for highly specialized recreational sports niche Responsible for product ordering and inventory management Created retail displays and advertising campaigns

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Here's how POG is used in Merchandising Specialist jobs:
  • Team leader, Training new employees, Involved in creating new POG's for various departments, involved in new sales.
  • Create and maintain Coca-Cola products for grocery and convenient stores POG's.
  • Complete POG resets and merchandising requirements per Baker and Taylor instructions.
  • Trained and worked with Apollo and JDA software as POG tools
  • Space Optimization, POG integrity, Ad Promotions, etc.
  • Follow POG to move shelves and product as directed.
  • Create and maintain over 500 POG's for 1300 stores.
  • Worked with JDA software as POG tool.
  • Provided basic POGs and Inventory assessments along with visual communications daily.
  • Set displays and Mods, POG, organize, clean, drive to all differet locations, store resets
  • Perform planogram (POG) resets and ensure POG's are set properly in all assigned accounts.
  • Implement POGs according to company s instructions while finding creative solutions when there is missing product.
  • Assist store associate with RTV procedures for books no longer on POGs.
  • Reset stores on rotating basis.Maintain POG integrity.
  • Manage maintain reports complied with individual store policyProduct placement according to company pog.
  • Maintain POG, pricing, POP, did resets, inventory, face and fill, organize overheads and downstocked.
  • Traveled 80% of the time implementing planograms (pog), custom gondola/category resets, and new item placements.
  • Followed POG's to set up store displays Inventory Plant care/watering Markdowns and customer service
  • Provide assistance to Sales Administrative analyst with assortment and POG compliance Print Banners for company events.
  • Create all POGs using JDA software as well as Adobe Illustrator Review & manage incoming requests for POP/product displays

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20. Overall Presentation
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Here's how Overall Presentation is used in Merchandising Specialist jobs:
  • Promoted to Merchandise Specialist Manager, drove sales and profitability through proper merchandising and overall presentation of Women's department.
  • Drive sales and customer service standards to increase profitability through proper merchandising and overall presentation.
  • Assisted in driving sales and profitability though proper merchandising and overall presentation of specific departments.
  • Drive sales and profitability through proper merchandising and overall presentation of Women's Department.
  • Increased profitability through the proper merchandising and overall presentation of assigned departments.
  • Carry out proper merchandising and overall presentation of specific department.
  • Drive sales and profitability through proper merchandising and overall presentation Open and close store

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21. Wal-Mart
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Here's how Wal-Mart is used in Merchandising Specialist jobs:
  • Dedicated representative within Wal-Mart, ensuring product displays are properly executed as well as maintained.
  • Communicated with Wal-Mart associates/managers daily * Modular sets * Completed surveys for product
  • Supervised six Retail Merchandisers in assigned Wal-Mart Super Centers.
  • Visited 2-3 Wal-Mart stores on a daily basis, checking merchandise on the shelves for various accounts that Acosta promoted.
  • Elected to represent Wal-Mart in the middle Atlantic and New England region as a team leader.
  • Coordinated with regional store managers for Wal-Mart stores in the Tennessee, Arkansas and Mississippi regions.
  • Insure products and marketing materials are properly displayed for clients in local Wal-Mart stores.
  • Placed orders routinely with Wal-Mart management and sold in displays on the sales floor.
  • Lead the staffing initiatives for Wal-Mart's across the nation for target orientation/start dates.
  • Visited Area Wal-Mart stores to ensure compliance with company and affiliates.
  • Travel for the company to different Wal-Mart Stores within the region.
  • Stock and display book merchandise in the area Wal-Marts.
  • Serviced music books and movies for Wal-Mart stores
  • Travel to various Wal-Mart stores.
  • Visit stores (Office Depot, Staples, Costco, Wal-Mart, Etc.)
  • Audited Best Buy & Wal-Mart product placement, to be sure they met company specifications (i.e.
  • Maintained good business relations with store management, in over 24 Wal-mart and K-mart accounts.
  • Remodeled every department including cosmetics at Wal-Mart in Klamath Falls, OR.
  • Merchandised retails products for Wal-mart in a sub-region.
  • Action Link I traveled to different Wal-mart stores.

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22. Visual Presentation
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Here's how Visual Presentation is used in Merchandising Specialist jobs:
  • Provided integrity and implementation in product placement of visual presentation and brand standards.
  • Maximize visual presentation by stocking performing plan-o-gram resets/ displays and pricing products.
  • Merchandised product in accordance with established visual presentation guidelines.
  • Maintain visual presentation standards and general condition of merchandise.
  • Assisted in merchandising and visual presentation activities.
  • Worked in conjunction with corporate buyers and retail marketing team in efforts to increase sales through conceptualization of high-impact visual presentations.
  • Research the market to keep up with new trends in design and fabrications as well as visual presentations.
  • Supported the Assistant Store Manager in overseeing all aspects of merchandising and brand visual presentation.
  • Help drives product sales and productivity with great visual presentation for customers.
  • Maximize visual presentation by stocking, facing, and pricing products.
  • Update and maintain visual presentations in line with the brand.
  • Design visual presentation for merchandise and maintain stocks for same.
  • Support management with visual presentation and replenishment on sales floor.
  • Lead the shipment process *Complete all visual presentations and mannequins
  • Formed an excitingmodern environment through visual presentations by incorporating dramatic story lines of color to stimulate a youthful generation.
  • Conducted displayresets and changeovers; maximized visual presentations; collected and reported detailed product and stock information.
  • Maximized visual presentation of Disney/Buena Vista Home Entertainment products using point of purchase displays.
  • Conducted multiple weekly store visits Maximized visual presentation through stocking facing and pricing book and magazine displays.

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23. Data Entry
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Here's how Data Entry is used in Merchandising Specialist jobs:
  • Performed data entry and provided excellent customer service.
  • Project Lead in coordination with Data Entry and IT groups to utilize our systems to adjust to simpler business applications.
  • Acted as a liaison between flooring manufacturers and DirectBuy's 100 locations, customer service as well as data entry,
  • Managed data entry, travel expenses, timekeeping and cataloged all finish locations to obtain compensation from client.
  • Completed electronic data entry to help company track, rank, and assess competing priorities.
  • Assisted with data entry and daily, mid-month and monthly reporting for Technical Department.
  • Use basic office skills, including computer, data entry, and word processing skills
  • Perform data entry for all functions pertaining to items customer facing product information.
  • Process orders* Assist members and vendors with order issues* Data entry for member website
  • Provide data entry support for Sales Plan and Seasonal Event programs.
  • Hand scanned and data entry all new items in store.
  • General data entry / data collection from other forms.
  • Detail oriented for extensive data entry Communicate with vendors on a daily basis Present products to Product Production team
  • Store recovery Inventory Pricing & Signing Customer Service Cash register Process online orders Greet Customers Data Entry

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24. Loss Prevention
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Here's how Loss Prevention is used in Merchandising Specialist jobs:
  • Maintained internal and external loss prevention programs.
  • Received merchandise, verified invoice accuracy, displayed products on the sales floor, assisted with loss prevention and inventories.
  • Maintained selling floor, provided personal assistance from open to close of sale; knowledgeable in Loss Prevention.
  • Monitored shrink loss results and worked with loss prevention to establish and communicate policy to reduce shrink.
  • Assisted Loss Prevention agents with apprehensions and detainment's theft subjects until the local authorities arrived.
  • Worked with loss prevention specialist to itemize and inventory all items in store every quarter.
  • Promoted to inventory and merchandising in September 2008 from LP Associate (Loss Prevention).
  • Greet and inform customers while working loss prevention to minimize loss of assets.
  • Participated in the annual Loss Prevention Inventory of the stores products.
  • Assist with the administration of loss prevention strategies to minimize shrinkage.
  • Assisted with loss prevention efforts by providing proactive customer service.
  • Acted as first point of customer assistance and loss prevention.
  • Worked side by side with Toys-R-Us Loss Prevention.
  • Manned the Loss Prevention Desk when understaffed.
  • Assisted loss prevention when requested.
  • Assisted in Loss prevention department.
  • Provided loss prevention for customers.
  • Performed weekly loss prevention audits.
  • Co-supervised 20 team members (stockers, department leads, loss prevention and forklift drivers) overnight in a warehouse club.
  • Managed floor set moves and assisted company Loss prevention detectives in addressing high shrink areas.

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26. Shipment Process
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Here's how Shipment Process is used in Merchandising Specialist jobs:
  • Execute weekly shipment process and ensure consistency and quality of merchandising and visual execution are to company guidelines.
  • Lead shipment process during new flow week(s) of departments of ownership as well as replenishment weeks.
  • Oversee garment flow for entire store, including shipment processing, back stocking and replenishing the sales floor.
  • Participated in providing follow-up and feedback to team members on performance of tasks during shipment process.
  • Led shipment process weekly and followed proper order, maintenance and storage of visual elements.
  • Utilized in the shipment processes, including the placement and business aspect of merchandising.
  • Managed shipment process and lead the shipment team with allocation of product.
  • Led a staff of 6-8 in the mornings during the shipment process.
  • Supervised a team of 5 production workers during the shipment process.
  • Directed shipment process twice a week to meet logistic standards.
  • Worked alongside and supervised associates in the shipment process.
  • Maintained the organization of the stock-room and shipment process.
  • Managed shipment process and team of 5 associates.
  • Lead the store shipment process.
  • Lead shipment process and ran shipment team Support effective coaching, motivating, and recognizing of team members.
  • Supervised the entire shipment process to ensure all product is delivered and displayed correctly.
  • Manage shipment process and product placement as well as re-merchandising in response to sell-thru.
  • Train Associates on the Shipment Processes Create New Ideas on Merchandising the product
  • Provided excellent customer service for all customers Assisted with shipment processes Worked with assistant store manager to do store book sets
  • Trusted to run, open/close store alone, leadership position Monitored and ran the shipment process Passionate about new product

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27. Special Projects
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Here's how Special Projects is used in Merchandising Specialist jobs:
  • Participated in company special projects to develop new strategies based upon marketing and consumer research such as local product assortment.
  • Worked collaboratively with marketing managers, category managers, and designers to implement our special projects.
  • Executed supply chain strategies and special projects to achieve record profitability.
  • Participated in Digital Media related special projects.
  • Key areas included: advertising, item maintenance, purchase order tracking, vendor income and special projects as assigned.
  • Provide retail merchandising coverage and coverage of retail special projects for the assigned New York regional retail territory.
  • Selected to lead special projects designed to streamline both company and department processes to improve efficiency.
  • Complete resets, special projects, maintain labels and fixtures to current plan-o-gram.
  • Confirm the implementations of special projects are accurate and timely completed.
  • Assist with special projects as assigned by management.
  • Updated signage and completed special projects.
  • Support special projects as needed.
  • Lead special projects as requested.
  • Complete weekly visits, special projects, and RTVs within a strict tiime frame.

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28. Lowe
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Here's how Lowe is used in Merchandising Specialist jobs:
  • Followed standard operating procedures to ensure that safety, merchandising, appearance, and inventory standards were exceeded
  • Followed proper organization, maintenance and storage of visual elements.
  • Followed proper selection procedures as established by the company.
  • Lower management position over merchandising.
  • Assisted in verifying and receiving new inventory and vendor shipments, followed by stocking the inventory in the warehouse until needed.
  • Excelled at customer service and communication with vendors, 1700 stores and other Lowe's support teams.
  • Correct Lowe s PO Pricing and approve/deny charge-backs by utilizing vendor invoicing and People Soft-PO Direct.
  • Followed store mods and worked with store management and territory sales manager.
  • Followed guidelines to ensure merchandise met health standards and were properly displayed.
  • Followed brand directive to showcase the new products for each month.
  • Ordered replacements/parts for service issues and followed up until resolved.
  • Position eliminated due to buying decisions at Lowe's.
  • Acted as the liaison/arbitrator between vendors and Lowe's.
  • Promoted within district to lower tier store.
  • Supervised associates during shipments to insure that company procedures were being followed.
  • Inform customers about features and benefits of all company products Confirms closeout and open item program guidelines are followed.
  • Selected to represent the South Central Region on Lowes National Advocacy Team.
  • Company increased sales by 17% overall in appliances for Lowes.
  • Followed stores point of sales program Greeted and helped customers at all points within the shift Paperwork/tax exemptions/inventory adjustments.
  • Implemented Lowes programs and product rollouts.

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29. Cycle Counts
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Here's how Cycle Counts is used in Merchandising Specialist jobs:
  • Conducted weekly cycle counts for store level and warehouse inventory.
  • Assisted management with inventory cycle counts.
  • Inventory, and cycle counts.
  • Help the PPM with cycle counts.
  • Manage Inventory - Assist with stock adjustments, cycle counts, and overstock returns.
  • Assist with stock adjustments,cycle counts, and overstock returns.
  • Manage cycle counts for plumbing, electrical and millwork departments.

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30. Outgoing Shipments
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Here's how Outgoing Shipments is used in Merchandising Specialist jobs:
  • Accounted for inventory when processing incoming/outgoing shipments of merchandise.

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31. OLD Navy
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Here's how OLD Navy is used in Merchandising Specialist jobs:
  • Work alongside the Old Navy Visual Merchandising Team to incorporate accessories with the newest Old Navy product for mannequin displays.
  • Reason for leaving Old Navy: I left Old Navy to go back to school and pursue my Master's Degree
  • Assisted customers and offered the Old Navy accounts to increase sales and create a repeat customer.
  • Ensured that my actions and activities supported Old Navy service standards at all times
  • Trained new and current employees on all tools and culture of Old Navy.
  • Managed Old Navy sales team and increased sales by effectively merchandising incoming products.
  • Manage store by maintaining Old Navy's standards of EASE.
  • Traveled to various Old Navy stores to assist in processing.
  • Maintain Visual Merchandising Displays for Old Navy.
  • Top performer at opening Old Navy Cards.
  • Planned shipment for girls and boys department Merchandised product based on Old Navy merchandising standards Provided Leader-On-Duty responsibilities
  • Assisted in Old Navy 's store remodel project "Project 1."
  • Counted and created the deposit for the days cash Cash Handler Old Navy intake.

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32. Productivity Goals
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Here's how Productivity Goals is used in Merchandising Specialist jobs:
  • Coached and motivated the logistics team to process shipment and place merchandise within company productivity goals.
  • Implemented floor sets, monitored, and followed up on Productivity goals for shipment team.
  • Led a merchandising team Set, monitored, and followed up on productivity goals.
  • Ensured productivity goals were met while adhering to markdowns and signage practices.
  • Ensured productivity goals are met while adhering to company defined best practices.
  • Followed up on productivity goals for the shipment team.
  • Lead shipment team to ensure productivity goals were met.
  • Encourage team to reach our daily productivity goals.
  • Set and monitored productivity goals for shipment team.

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33. Drop Shipments
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Here's how Drop Shipments is used in Merchandising Specialist jobs:
  • Assisted in the receiving of drop shipments.
  • Checked in drop shipments, truck shipments, upstocks overstock product when necessary, downstocks product when necessary.

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34. Weekly Basis
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Here's how Weekly Basis is used in Merchandising Specialist jobs:
  • Performed detailed analysis of Daily, Weekly, and Monthly Sales and presented them to my team on a weekly basis.
  • Led our division's advertising process on a weekly basis, to ensure timely action on marketing initiatives.
  • Forecast future inventory positions of over 1100 stores on a weekly basis to capitalize on sales trends.
  • Work in special merchandising projects on a weekly basis, such as audits and setups.
  • Cover a geographical territory in local market on weekly basis, complying with program requests.
  • Maintained product merchandise for eight locations on a bi-weekly basis also includes frozen food chains.
  • Travel to many stores weekly basis, to repeat what was previously accomplished.
  • Reset bestsellers, feature carts, and product tables on a weekly basis.
  • Create orders based on product need on a daily or weekly basis.
  • Design seasonal or event-based displays on a weekly or bi-weekly basis.
  • Ordered, track and displayed merchandise on a weekly basis!
  • Created and built new sales displays on a weekly basis.
  • Collect and analyze sales data on a weekly basis.
  • Service the entire Erie County on a weekly basis.
  • Update visual displays and mannequins on a weekly basis.
  • Change artwork and signage on a weekly basis.
  • Updated store pricing on a weekly basis.
  • Administered efficient working in assigned area on a weekly basis Administered visual presentation and maximized pricing products.
  • Rearranged and created floor sets according to corporate planograms on a bi-weekly basis.
  • Assembled fixtures and complete planograms on a weekly basis.

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35. Communication
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Here's how Communication is used in Merchandising Specialist jobs:
  • Developed strong vendor partnerships with regular and efficient communication, staying accessible, and directing them in category development.
  • Complete territory project, product placement and execution expectations through advanced planning and communication with store management.
  • Designed and implemented processes and reports that created more accurate and streamlined communication between department team members.
  • Identify product and supply difficulties at store level through communication with store management and retail management.
  • Presented plan to executive team and furthered communication of the marketing strategy to upper management.
  • Facilitated communication and direction to over 1700 Target retail locations and 26 Distribution Centers.
  • Coordinated communication with merchandise operations and vendors for PO creation and maintenance.
  • Maintained regular communication with remote District Manager via phone and email.
  • Provided excellent customer service skills and above average communication skills.
  • Maintain communication and relationships with vendors and account executives.
  • Maintained close communication with local Field Manager.
  • Maintain team communications, via electronic transmission, to guarantee customer satisfaction during the buying experience.
  • Maintained consistent, clear, open communication across different functional teams.
  • Maintain effective communication with customers, team mates, and management
  • Managed the everyday operations of a $500 Million business including vendor relations, reporting, and intercompany communication.
  • Co-led ambassador meetings, chaired the volunteer committee and implemented monthly roundtables to foster cross-category communication and knowledge sharing.
  • Identified and resolved customers concerns in a timely fashion and utilized strong communication skills to ensure their satisfaction.
  • Utilized product knowlege, listening, communications and customer service skills to sell merchandise and service policies to customers.
  • Partnered with Brook & Mortar teams to execute key initiatives & drive ecommerce sales by collaboration & communication daily.
  • Communicated to stores procedures on resets utilizing Store Communication, e-mail, and Connections Community for Appliances.

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36. Grocery Stores
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Here's how Grocery Stores is used in Merchandising Specialist jobs:
  • Service various super centers, drug stores, and grocery stores restocking, ordering, auditing, and doing seasonal resets.
  • Hired as a merchandiser building displays in grocery stores filling store shelves maintaining back room stock (1996 -2000)
  • Traveled around Connecticut, Massachusetts, and Southern New York servicing numerous Stop & Shop grocery stores.
  • Reset stores were drug stores, Wal-Mart, grocery stores, and many other types.
  • Managed the placement and layout of new and current products throughout 20 grocery stores.
  • Reset and Merchandiser at 8 local Shaw Grocery stores.
  • Reset merchandise according to planograms Stores include ShopRite, Pathmark, Acme and other grocery stores in the Delaware Valley.

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37. Online Orders
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Here's how Online Orders is used in Merchandising Specialist jobs:
  • Pull and prepare online orders for pick up or ship to home.
  • Managed online orders and set them up for either pickup or delivery.
  • Completed online orders and made sure product was prepared for customer.
  • Processed online orders and shipments from bestbuy.com
  • Can produce UPS labels for online orders and for sending media back to the manufacturer.
  • Process online orders from coporate online store to prepare for shipment to customers.
  • Work products to shelf from truck Pick product for online orders General housekeeping of the warehouse

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38. Vendor Income
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Here's how Vendor Income is used in Merchandising Specialist jobs:
  • Collected and processed a total of $61.7 million in vendor income in 2015 (17% increase from 2014).
  • Collected $18.5 million in vendor income for my department beating forecast by $760k and received Merchandising Award of Recognition.
  • Carried out the logistics of profitability goals through the collection of vendor income for promotions, marketing, and sales.
  • Collaborated with vendor partners to resolve issues with the vendor income process and collected over $3M in late payments.
  • Managed more than 40 vendor accounts and the collection of over $100M in vendor income funding per year.
  • Piloted and troubleshot the implementation of Costing Negotiations Agreements (CNA), Target s vendor income system.
  • Collect over $20 million in vendor income to meet and exceed department forecast for the 2010 FY.
  • Partnered with several teams to develop a proficient and accurate forecast and vendor income tracking process.
  • Improved costing and negotiations metrics while managing the department's vendor income process.
  • Managed and distributed Vendor Income schedule and monthly billings of $30M average.
  • Organized and collecting $40 million a year in vendor income.
  • Implemented process changes to increase accuracy of vendor income collection.
  • Maintained department's $300 million vendor income collections.
  • Managed vendor income, tracked competitor pricing.
  • Innovated vendor income grid to track transactions.
  • Increased vendor income 8% in 2014, and 15% in 2015.
  • Communicated and collaborated with multiple cross-functional teams to coordinate marketing needs, vendor income collection, and planogram building.
  • Partnered with Marketing team and Negotiation experts to manage Vendor Income, Review monthly dashboards and forecast accordingly.
  • Created Vendor Income Timing and Action for vendor accountability; improving 2012 financials by 19%.
  • Negotiate and collect over [ ] in monthly vendor income.

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39. Product Awareness
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Here's how Product Awareness is used in Merchandising Specialist jobs:
  • Created display-concepts that increased product awareness and sales, expanding brand marketing within supermarkets.
  • Optimized Disney product awareness by placing value-added marketing materials in-store.
  • Create product awareness and added value placement opportunities in-store.
  • Performed continuous retail merchandising and product awareness.
  • Performed on-going retail merchandising and product awareness services in order to influence consumers and maximize sales.
  • Conducted in store demo's to promote product awareness.Contract ended in October 2004.
  • Performed on-going merchandising and product awareness services to maximize sales of DVD's on behalf of Disney.

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40. Inventory Data
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Here's how Inventory Data is used in Merchandising Specialist jobs:
  • Logged incoming stock into store inventory database using a computer related program.
  • Collect and report inventory data and competitor observations and promotions.
  • Collected and reported detailed inventory data.
  • Dispatched inventory data to units of retail chain.
  • Process dot com orders through order management system Receive shipments through navigating and updating inventory database
  • Set Product to Planogram Ensure POP Placement Service Interactive Systems Troubleshoot Systems Collect and Report Inventory Data Move Product to Sales Floor
  • Provided inventory data analysis Actively involved in implementing solutions for product tracking System To lower shrinkage Support and product distribution

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41. GEO
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Here's how GEO is used in Merchandising Specialist jobs:
  • Visited all 170+ locations throughout the year in Florida, Georgia and Alabama.
  • Work a wide geographical area while receiving mileage compensation.
  • Required regular travel throughout south Georgia.
  • Checked in drop shipments, truck shipments, and GEO shuttles.
  • Deliver a relevant and personalized user experience to visitors by geo-targeting key customer segments.
  • Created geo specific apparel assortments per account channel.

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42. ASM
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Here's how ASM is used in Merchandising Specialist jobs:
  • Secure preferred product placement, re-merchandise, place signage, and generate awareness and enthusiasm with employees.
  • Provide feedback to ASMM and Store Manager with regard to development and performance of logistics team.
  • Executed all tasks with efficiency and enthusiasm, with an emphasis on delivering outstanding customer service.
  • Work in partnership with ASMM to ensure placement of merchandise meets company presentation guidelines.
  • Communicated successes, opportunities, and solutions to ASM of Merchandising to drive results.
  • Partnered with the ASMM to ensure placement of merchandise met company presentation guidelines.
  • Worked Hand-in-hand with ASM and Store Leadership team.
  • Maintained and rotated displays of oversized inventory, including plasma/LCD TV's, refrigerators, washers and dryers.
  • Supported ASMM with maintaining and organizing upstock and backstock to ensure gross margin was maximized.
  • Supported ASMM with maintaining and organizing upstock and backstock.

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43. Phone Calls
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Here's how Phone Calls is used in Merchandising Specialist jobs:
  • Maintain regular contact with Field Supervisor through phone calls, conference calls, regular mailings, and field reporting.
  • Field phone calls and e-mails from internal teams, stores, and vendors.
  • Maintain regular contact with Field supervisor through phone calls and e-mail correspondence.
  • Answered and directed phone calls.
  • Receive and place telephone calls.
  • Assisted front office staff with phone calls, finalizing paperwork, balancing orders and all otheroffice duties.
  • Handled telephone calls for customers to help resolve any questions or concerns.

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44. Sales Staff
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Here's how Sales Staff is used in Merchandising Specialist jobs:
  • Consult with advertising or sales staff to determine type of merchandise to be featured and time and place for each display.
  • Organized and scheduled on-site training to educate management and sales staff on benefits and care of product lines.
  • Demonstrated products such as Kodak, HP and others, along with training sales staff.
  • Develop relationships with buyers, store management, sales staff, and merchandising team.
  • Addressed and corrected sales staff communication issues in a tactful and effective manner.
  • Prepared receipts for the sales staff and delivered records to the accounting department.
  • Provided phone support to the sales staff regarding any additional garment features.
  • Understand and translate business needs to sales staff.
  • Supported sales staff through seminars presentations.
  • Worked with customers and sales staff.
  • Worked with sales staff, customers and delivery teams to make the most efficient deliveryroutes in the Portland and Bend areas.
  • Advised sales staff of merchandise location in catalogue and educated them as to pertinent information found in their Merchandise guide.
  • Instruct sales staff in color coordination or clothing racks or counter displays.
  • Provide product knowledge / training to store managers and sales staff.

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Here's how Dvds is used in Merchandising Specialist jobs:
  • Pull, count and store cds, dvds, pc software and videos in storage bins.
  • Stocked CDs Books and DVDsaccording to modular plans Worked independently on a strict schedule Managed back orders and other inventory issues

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46. Payroll
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Here's how Payroll is used in Merchandising Specialist jobs:
  • Trained in scheduling/payroll logistics based on sales goals being successful/unsuccessful.
  • Received shipment and moved product while minimizing merchandise handling to meet payroll budget and efficiency goals.
  • Performed administrative duties such as processing payroll and creating daily sales tracking spreadsheets in Excel.
  • Manage payroll, daily reports, email, product inventory and shipment receiving.
  • Cashier trained, Minimizes merchandise handling to meet payroll budget and efficiency goals.
  • Perform payroll functions, such as timekeeping report, processing and submitting payroll.
  • Ensured efficiency in merchandise handling to meet payroll budget and productivity goals.
  • Addressed scheduling, payroll issues, and timely completion of projects.
  • Schedule employees in accordance with needs and payroll budget.
  • Completed weekly schedules according to payroll policies.
  • Post and process payroll for deposit.
  • Process payroll and make bank deposits.
  • Process and submit employee payroll.
  • Maintain sales goals and monitor payroll
  • Manage a staff in stocking the electronics department for all Walmart locations in Frederick County Responsible for payroll and scheduling
  • Visit different stores,travel with paid mileage AMD complete work and payroll through an app.
  • Processed store payroll, monitored overtime, and made timecard edits as needed.
  • Open and close out store > Process payroll
  • Conduct reorganization of store layout Management of personal payroll Coordination of store layout with store management needs
  • count drawers, run opening reports, manage payroll).

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47. Powerpoint
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Here's how Powerpoint is used in Merchandising Specialist jobs:
  • Created PowerPoint presentations for potential new and existing products and communicated these during line review presentations.
  • Prepared PowerPoint presentations, Excel spreadsheets, presented information and proposals to senior project managers and clients.
  • Created and edited Excel spreadsheets, Word documents, and PowerPoint presentations.

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48. Company Policies
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Here's how Company Policies is used in Merchandising Specialist jobs:
  • Trained individual newly hired employees on computer systems and company policies.
  • Train employees in accordance to company policies and procedures.
  • Follow Company Policies and Procedures.
  • Support and enforce company policies.
  • Lock attested expensive products in security cases and install security boxes for shelves Adhere to all company policies and procedures
  • Handled all customer relations issues in a gracious manner and in accordance with company policies.

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49. Product Launches
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  • Coordinated and managed tactical marketing materials for special projects, including new product launches, sales promotions, and website merchandising.
  • Worked closely with retail associates and managers informing them of new product launches, promotions, and procedures.
  • Educate in-store personnel on product knowledge; provide information on upcoming product launches, promotions and contesting positions.
  • Conducted new product launches, sales events, and promotions to drive account sales volumes.
  • Attend training sessions or corporate planning meetings to obtain new ideas for product launches.
  • Change displays to promote new product launches and reflect festive or seasonal themes.
  • Collaborated with store management on new and existing product launches and promotions.
  • Execute all early product launches at retail across multiple toy categories.
  • Managed several new product launches and accomplished revenue goals.
  • Update and inform the company of new product launches.
  • Set up displays for product launches.
  • Acted as strategic client advisor for store management and associates providing on-going education on new product launches and promotions.

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50. Specific Department
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20 Most Common Skills For A Merchandising Specialist

New Merchandise

29.2%

Sales Floor

17.2%

Customer Service

13.3%

Planograms

9.1%

Store Operations

7.6%

Product Knowledge

6.1%

Inventory Levels

2.1%

Inventory Control

1.6%

Stock Shelves

1.6%

Product Categories

1.5%

Setup

1.4%

Company Standards

1.4%

Logistics

1.3%

SKU

1.2%

Audit

1.0%

Depot

1.0%

POS

1.0%

Inventory Management

0.9%

POG

0.9%

Overall Presentation

0.8%
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Typical Skill-Sets Required For A Merchandising Specialist

Rank Skill
1 New Merchandise 24.8%
2 Sales Floor 14.6%
3 Customer Service 11.3%
4 Planograms 7.8%
5 Store Operations 6.5%
6 Product Knowledge 5.2%
7 Inventory Levels 1.8%
8 Inventory Control 1.3%
9 Stock Shelves 1.3%
10 Product Categories 1.3%
11 Setup 1.2%
12 Company Standards 1.2%
13 Logistics 1.1%
14 SKU 1.0%
15 Audit 0.9%
16 Depot 0.8%
17 POS 0.8%
18 Inventory Management 0.8%
19 POG 0.7%
20 Overall Presentation 0.7%
21 Wal-Mart 0.7%
22 Visual Presentation 0.7%
23 Data Entry 0.7%
24 Loss Prevention 0.7%
25 Ensure Department 0.7%
26 Shipment Process 0.6%
27 Special Projects 0.6%
28 Lowe 0.6%
29 Cycle Counts 0.6%
30 Outgoing Shipments 0.6%
31 OLD Navy 0.6%
32 Productivity Goals 0.6%
33 Drop Shipments 0.5%
34 Weekly Basis 0.5%
35 Communication 0.5%
36 Grocery Stores 0.5%
37 Online Orders 0.5%
38 Vendor Income 0.5%
39 Product Awareness 0.4%
40 Inventory Data 0.4%
41 GEO 0.4%
42 ASM 0.4%
43 Phone Calls 0.4%
44 Sales Staff 0.4%
45 Dvds 0.3%
46 Payroll 0.3%
47 Powerpoint 0.3%
48 Company Policies 0.3%
49 Product Launches 0.3%
50 Specific Department 0.3%
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