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Become A Product Merchandiser

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Working As A Product Merchandiser

  • Performing for or Working Directly with the Public
  • Getting Information
  • Handling and Moving Objects
  • Performing General Physical Activities
  • Establishing and Maintaining Interpersonal Relationships
  • Deal with People

  • Unpleasant/Angry People

  • Outdoors/walking/standing

  • Make Decisions

  • Repetitive

  • $24,511

    Average Salary

Example Of What A Product Merchandiser does

  • Communicate with store management to build a strong and trustful relationship.
  • Manage the product development process, from early concepts through introduction to market.
  • Control stock levels based on forecasts for the season.
  • Conduct searches to find needed information, using such sources as the Internet.
  • Stocked and maintained the outdoor garden areas for Home Depot and Orchard Supply Hardware.
  • Planned and set up product displays in an artistically pleasing manner to promote sales.
  • Build and maintain rapport with store personnel to effectively meet company and client objectives.
  • Drive to multiple stores throughout the day and stock Coca-Cola products.
  • Provided recommendations and product knowledge to both consumers and retail customer associates.
  • Rack sets ,pricing and inventory control, cycle count merchandise, order signage and displays .
  • Removed trash and non-Pepsi product from all selling locations.
  • Design and execute in-store merchandise displays.
  • Project development Customer Satisfaction to create new items, freshen older items and prepared products for ad shoots.
  • Perform merchandising and customer service duties; correspond with managers and employees
  • Routed merchandise to retail stores.
  • Provided customer service and cashiering while on the sales floor.
  • Informed store employees on product information.
  • Partnered effectively with Marketing, Inventory Management, and other functional areas as needed to achieve corporate goals.
  • Condense and organize back stock to assist the ordering process.
  • Merchandised products on key accounts to maximize sales and profits.

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How To Become A Product Merchandiser

Material recording clerks usually need to have a high school diploma and are trained on the job. There are no formal education requirements for stock clerks and order fillers.

Education

Production, planning, and expediting clerks; shipping, receiving, and traffic clerks; and material and product inspecting clerks need a high school diploma or equivalent.

Production, planning, and expediting clerks need to have basic knowledge of computer applications such as spreadsheet software.

There are no formal education requirements for stock clerks and order fillers.

Training

Material recording clerks usually learn to do their work on the job. Training for most material recording clerks may last less than a month. Production, planning, and expediting clerks’ training can take several months.

Typically, a supervisor or more experienced worker trains new clerks.

Material recording clerks first learn to count stock and mark inventory and then move onto more difficult tasks, such as recordkeeping. Production clerks need to learn how their company operates before they can write production and work schedules.

Advancement

With additional training or education, material recording clerks may advance to other positions within their firm, such as purchasing agent. Clerks in retail establishments can move into the sales department.

Important Qualities

Communication skills. Production, planning, and expediting clerks are frequently in contact with suppliers, vendors, and production managers and need to be able to communicate the firm’s scheduling needs effectively.

Customer-service skills. Stock clerks sometimes interact with customers in retail stores and may have to get the item the customer is looking for from the storeroom.

Detail oriented. Material and product inspecting clerks check items for defects, some of which are small and difficult to spot.

Math skills. Some material recording clerks use math to calculate shipping costs or take measurements.

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Product Merchandiser Demographics

Gender

  • Male

    57.0%
  • Female

    40.7%
  • Unknown

    2.3%

Ethnicity

  • White

    79.9%
  • Hispanic or Latino

    11.1%
  • Asian

    7.1%
  • Unknown

    1.3%
  • Black or African American

    0.6%
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Languages Spoken

  • Spanish

    40.0%
  • Mandarin

    12.0%
  • Italian

    12.0%
  • Chinese

    8.0%
  • French

    8.0%
  • Portuguese

    4.0%
  • Finnish

    4.0%
  • Vietnamese

    4.0%
  • Gujarati

    4.0%
  • Hindi

    4.0%
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Top Skills for A Product Merchandiser

StoreMerchandiseCustomerServiceMultipleProductLinesProductDisplaysSalesFloorProductDevelopmentStorePersonnelInventoryManagementBackStockProductKnowledgeRetailStoresInventoryLevelsStoreShelvesStoreManagementCustomerSatisfactionProductInformationDepotInventoryControlCoca-ColaMaximizeSales

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Top Product Merchandiser Skills

  1. Store Merchandise
  2. Customer Service
  3. Multiple Product Lines
You can check out examples of real life uses of top skills on resumes here:
  • Answered customer questions regarding store merchandise, department information and pricing.
  • Foster relationship with account personnel and provide superior customer service to all accounts serviced.
  • Collaborated with Sales Managers and store personnel optimizing placement of multiple product lines to maximize consumer interest.
  • Travel to events and outside sponsored coke events the help with assembly of product displays and stands.
  • Performed sales floor work such as greeting and assisting customers, displays, inventory, and warehouse maintenance.

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