Product Merchandiser

Posted: 30 Apr 2021
Location: Sussex and surrounding areas
Company: APTA
Salary: £26,000

Apta is the leading supplier of quality flower pots and accessories to the UK garden trade and is part of the Ames group of companies. We supply products under our own brand and iconic UK brands.

The company has achieved very considerable growth and now wishes to strengthen its merchandising team with the recruitment of a motivated and ambitious Product Merchandiser. This is a full time permanent contract.

Progression: There will be opportunities to progress within the company

The Role of Product Merchandiser:
Building upon strong partnerships with existing customers.

Working with the sales team and head office to ensure that customer experience is always exceptional.

Planning and working to an effective journey plan, maximising customer contact.

The person for this Product Merchandiser opportunity:
We are looking for a fit and healthy additional member to join our team of merchandisers. The main duties will involve setting up display benches and displaying our products within garden centres in your allocated area, Covering your allocated areas within Sussex and surrounding areas. The ideal applicant will live central to these areas. Other locations within reasonable proximity will be considered.

This is an outdoor job involving heavy lifting and only applicants who are fit, healthy and willing to work long hours during our main season should apply. A company vehicle is provided for all work duties along with a fuel card, mobile phone and uniform.

A full clean driving licence is required and applicants need to be 21 + years of age.

No previous merchandising experience is required but experience working within the garden centre sector would be of benefit.

This is a full time position with immediate start available.

Applications should be sent by email with your CV and covering letter to Brian Cobb, Merchandising Manager, brian.cobb@apta.co.uk or telephone 07968 153418 for any other details.