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Job Details

Merchandiser

Posted on Jul 31, 2020 by Dhillon Lighting Inc

  • Location Edmonton, AB
  • Earnings $26.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 35 to 44 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Oct 18, 2020
Job Requirements

Employer

Dhillon Lighting Inc

Languages

English

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Experience

1 year to less than 2 years

Business Equipment and Computer Applications

  • Spreadsheet
  • MS Excel
  • MS Word
  • Internet

Work Setting

Retail business

Specific Skills

  • Visit trade shows, showrooms, factories and product design events
  • Select and purchase merchandise for resale
  • Negotiate prices, discounts, credit terms and transportation arrangements with suppliers
  • Maintain adequate stock levels
  • Establish and maintain contact with suppliers
  • Review requirements of establishment and determine quantity and type of merchandise to purchase
  • Arrange product according to planogram
  • Provide customer service
  • Supervise work of other buyers
  • Study market reports, trade periodicals and sales promotion materials and visit trade shows, showrooms, factories and product design events

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Repetitive tasks
  • Attention to detail
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Tight deadlines

Ability to Supervise

Staff in various areas of responsibility

Personal Suitability

  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • Accurate
  • Team player
  • Client focus
  • Judgement
  • Organized

How to Apply

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

By Mail:

6704 68 Avenue NW
Edmonton, Alberta T6B3C5

Advertised Until

Oct 18, 2020

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

Interest Codes
The Merchandiser is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Retail and Wholesale Buyers
METHODICAL

Interest in co-ordinating information to study market reports, trade periodicals and sales promotion materials; and in visiting trade shows, showrooms, factories and product design events

SOCIAL

Interest in negotiating prices, discounts, credit terms and transportation arrangements when interviewing suppliers

directive

Interest in overseeing distribution of merchandise to outlets, in maintaining adequate levels of stock and in supervising the work of other retail buyers

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 
It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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