Chicago Latinos! Are you interested in becoming a merchandise coordinator for one of America’s premier beer importers? If you love to work, can communicate with others easily, speak Spanish fluently and have reliable transportation, this is a great opportunity for you!
This position is a contract opportunity at 40 hours of work per week with the potential for permanent placement based on success. The job description is detailed below.
Responsibilities; •Ensure superb execution of the brand’s strategy within small format •Drive and maintain high level of standards execution within the core markets supporting the sales team and key impact distributors •Secure targeted levels of distribution, shelf placement, and price support •Drive permanent and temporary POS placement/execution and sell in display programs, build and/or facilitate display builds with wholesaler •Survey price strategy execution and monitor competitive activity relative to standard pricing •Support feature and display activity within Hispanic grocery with a focus during key holidays •Consistently track and monitor competitive activities to serve as in-market daily intelligence within the Hispanic market •Provide support for sales promotions and special events •Improve levels of availability for brands in assigned accounts •Sell in and conduct shelf resets along with wholesaler team at assigned accounts
Requirements; •Beverage industry experience preferred •Able to lift, load, unload and move product – lift up to 50 pounds •Strong verbal and written communication skills •Highly organized with ability to manage priorities and multitask •Must have reliable transportation •Bilingual English/Spanish is a must for one of the positions •Sales experience a plus
Please reference “Merchandise Coordinator - CHI” in the subject line to be considered.