KY Garden Center Merchandiser

Bell Nursery - Owensboro, KY 42301
February 6, 2021
Job Details
Level
Entry
Job Location
KY - 2317 Owensboro - Owensboro, KY
Position Type
Seasonal
Education Level
Not Specified
Salary Range
$11.00 - $12.50 Hourly
Travel Percentage
None
Job Shift
Day
Job Category
Entry Level
Description
A Merchandiser at Bell Nursery is the face of our Company to our Client’s Customers. Additionally, they serve as some of the hardest workers around during our seasonal months. This role is responsible for the visual merchandising, un-loading & stocking shipments of live goods and, customer relations at this location. The Merchandiser reports to local leadership including store, area and, district leadership. The Merchandiser will work with Client associates including retail and, receiving partners. Bell Merchandisers often return to Bell for many seasons and become like family.
Tasks and Responsibilities
• Comply with Bell Company policies and procedures while driving the Bell Brand “Act Like You Own It”
• Maintain world class client relationship
• Execute merchandising standards at client location
• Daily, communication with Leadership around any execution or operational obstacles
• Advocate for watering standards to ensure the well-being of our live goods
• Stock tables and displays with merchandise while keeping garden center in order and planogram compliant with Client expectations
• Ensuring proper signage is in place at all times
• Responsible for ensuring all delivery orders are accurate and checked in properly
• Make sure all carts are accurately merchandised with up to date signage and are easy to shop
• Support accurate inventory standards
Support our team as asked and needed
Qualifications
Basic Qualifications
• Eager to work and up for a challenge
• A basic knowledge of plants and gardening or an interest in learning about plants and gardening would be helpful, of course!
• Possess a great level of professionalism and strong communication skills
• Experience merchandising helps but, a great attitude is more important
• Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
• Ability to complete tasks while maintaining order
• Initiative to work at challenging personal pace without constant direct oversight
• Must have personal Smartphone with a current operating system: Android 5.0 or above, or Apple IOS 7.0 and above for daily communications with supervisor
Requirements
• Weekend availability is highly desired
• Opportunity to take on additional hours during peak season
• Access to reliable transportation
• Effective communication skills
• Must be able to climb ladders, use a pallet jack
• Candidate m ust be able to bend, pull and lift 40 lbs. consistently throughout the course of a work day
• High school diploma or equivalent
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other characteristic protected by law.