A retail sales merchandiser is in charge of ensuring that the exact quantity of goods are readily accessible in-store and are on sale for the right amount, all this through clever planning, thorough purchasing, and reasonable promotion.
As a retail sales merchandiser, you are to analyze the wants of individual shops and how they might vary based on several components, such as the size of the shops and target demography. Your job requires you to collaborate with customers and other retailers to plan product expanse, handle the budget, forecast sales and profit, and oversee and train younger staff. You are expected to take care of production and supply issues as they come up.
A retail sales merchandiser must have at most a bachelor's degree and at least an associate degree. Along with this, you need to exhibit confidence, organizational, communication, leadership, decision-making, interpersonal, and analytical skills. You should also be able to handle difficult situations. A retail sales merchandiser earns an average of $29,533.