Trade Associate - TradeDepot HND / BA / BSc Job2023-08-29 15:22 Other categories Lagos 232 views
Location: Oregun / Ikeja, Lagos
Employment Type: Full-time
We are seeking a dynamic and results-driven Trade Associate to join our team at TradeDepot.
As a Trade Associate focused on in-store execution in convenience stores, you will be responsible for ensuring optimal product placement, stock availability, and executing customer and consumer-focused promotions.
Your primary goal will be to maximize sales and drive sell-out by effectively restocking shelves, implementing attractive merchandising displays, and deploying gondolas in assigned stores.
Visit assigned convenience stores regularly to ensure accurate shelf restocking, proper merchandising, and effective deployment of gondolas.
Monitor inventory levels in stores, replenish stock as needed, and liaise with the store staff to ensure optimal stock availability and minimize out-of-stock situations.
Implement attractive product displays and ensure compliance with brand guidelines and planograms. Optimize shelf space utilization and arrangement to enhance visibility and drive customer engagement.
Execute customer and consumer-focused promotions to drive sell-out, including setting up promotional displays, arranging point-of-sale materials, and providing product information to customers.
Gather market intelligence, including competitor activities, pricing strategies, and consumer preferences. Share insights and recommendations with the sales and marketing teams to enhance TradeDepot's competitive position.
Training & Product Knowledge:
Stay updated on TradeDepot products, features, benefits, and competitive advantages. Conduct training sessions with store staff to increase product knowledge and drive sales.
Sales Monitoring and Reporting:
Monitor product sales performance, competitor activities, and market trends. Provide timely and accurate reports on sales activities, challenges, and opportunities.
Establish and maintain strong working relationships with store managers and staff to ensure TradeDepot products receive priority attention, resolve any issues promptly, and secure favorable shelf placements.
High School Diploma or equivalent; Bachelor's Degree in a relevant field is a plus.
Proven experience as a Sales Representative or in a similar role, preferably in the FMCG industry or convenience store sector.
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills to build and maintain relationships with store staff and customers.
Strong organizational and time management skills to ensure effective store visit scheduling and execution of tasks.
Ability to work independently with minimal supervision while adhering to set targets and deadlines.
The detail-oriented mindset with the ability to analyze data, identify trends, and make informed recommendations.
Proficiency in using technology tools such as smartphones, tablets, and sales applications for reporting and communication.
Application Closing Date
30th September, 2023.
Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should:
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