Merchandiser - Fashion Apparel, contract
Powerhouse Retail Services – Kitchener, ON
Powerhouse Retail Services is a professional, well respected apparel merchandising company representing many of Canada’s top fashion apparel vendors across the country. We offer our clients specialty merchandising services for their fashion apparel products in the Bay, Sears, Walmart and other national retailers nationwide. Our customers include many exciting brands such as Levi Strauss, Calvin Klein, Tommy Hilfiger, Izod, Hugo Boss and many more.
We are currently recruiting for an independent contractor to fill the role of 'Merchandising Representative' in our KITCHENER TERRITORY to service multiple stores. This permanent part time contract is ideal for freelance merchandisers currently servicing Walmarts, Sears and Bay locations in their local area and who are looking to add supplement hours. This flexible opportunity also would be perfect for an individual looking to supplement existing income or for someone who simply enjoys merchandising and is looking to pick up some casual work throughout the month.
Primary Responsibilities Include:
· Complete merchandising service calls in multiple stores as part of a assigned territory
· Set product to and maintain Plan-o-grams, participate in special events and store openings, install signage and various other merchandising servicing as required by our vendors
· Schedule weekly/monthly itinerary to manage timelines and meet deadlines for all assigned work
· Complete reports, take pictures, and enter information through the Powerhouse website in a timely manner
The ideal candidate will possess the following:
· 1-2 years visual merchandising experience, preferably in fashion apparel
· Must be solution focused, self motivated, reliable and work well independently
· Strong written and verbal communication skills
· Excellent reporting and organizational ability
· Reliable vehicle/transportation, computer, internet and digital camera
To apply for this position:
Please apply on line with your resume which includes your current address or fax to 1-866-847-0068.