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Merchandising Executive (FMCG) (ID: 5484)
Position Level
Working Hours
8.30am-6pm (Mon-Fri)
- Observe & analyze consumer buying patterns, competitor strategies, market trends and opportunities. - Ability to negotiate with suppliers both local and oversea. - Manage ordering and distribution of stock. - Co-ordinate overseas shipment and schedules. - Ensure imported products have relevant documentation and labeling. - Able to analyze reports and develop an action plan. - Plan promotion and side offer for outlets. - Ensure all orders, contracts and necessary documents are duly authorized and processed, following company’s policies, practices and within the given time frame. - Manage stock levels by varying delivery schedules or forecast for the season. - Liaise with Marketing department and other parties for product featuring, sales offers and promotional activities. - Provide training and delegate work to junior staff. - Check, update and ensure that information on products, supplier profile, prices and related promotions are accurate in the computer system. - Issue & send out purchase order for selected vendor and respective parties - Keep Merchandising Manager posted on the status of pending purchases and Out of Stock situation. - Apply for necessary notification and license from government agencies for importing of goods - Diligently conduct trade visits on outlets regularly and update Merchandising Manager on observations or customers’ enquiries.
- Minimum 3 years buying experience in related retail sector or similar capacity. Preferably in the personal care category. - Minimum Diploma/Degree holder or equivalent qualification. - Possess good knowledge of retail calculations and able to analyze data. - Experience with budgeting and merchandising procedures. - Good communication, interpersonal and negotiation skills - Computer literate. Proficient in Microsoft Excel, Word and other applications. - Some knowledge on ecommerce would be advantageous. - Possess a positive attitude and self-motivated. Hardworking and meticulous. - Able to travel overseas on buying trips and visit outlets on a regular basis.
Published on 2021-04-20
East West Line