Merchandiser Job in Nairobi, Kenya

Our client is a leader in supplying toiletries, amenities, linen, glassware, commercial crockery and kitchen accessories.

They are seeking to recruit a highly motivated and self-driven professional to fill in the following position in their Nairobi office:

Merchandiser

(1 Position)

The merchandiser will be responsible for providing point of purchase and shelf management services.

The position will be reporting to the Retail Sales Administrator.

Principal Accountabilities:

  • Maintaining store shelves by observing display of company products, removing damaged or expired products and providing optimum display of products
  • Maintaining inventory by restocking shelves
  • Observing inventory levels and prompting retail administrators to reorder when levels appear low
  • Maintaining quality standards by adhering to the quality specifications
  • Maintaining customer relationships by liaising with the retail stores staff, answering their questions, responding to requests and describing product features
  • Monitoring slow moving items and advising the management accordingly on how to push such stock
  • Gathering information on customer feedback and advising the management on how to improve customer service

Key Skills and Qualifications:

  • A minimum of a Diploma in a relevant field
  • At least three (3) years experience in an active Merchandising role
  • Product knowledge
  • Customer focus
  • Ability to work in a fast moving competitive environment
  • Excellent communication and negotiation skills
  • Creative flair

Interested candidates are requested to forward their updated CVs to recruit@virtualhr.co.ke by 22nd January 2018 clearly stating the subject heading “MERCHANDISER”.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.


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Updated: January 10, 2018 — 3:27 am