Job Description

Allen Day Recruitment  are looking to recruit motivated and committed Retail Shop Fitters and Merchandisers, to provide the highest calibre of retail support to supermarkets and stores in various different locations within the UK.

Allen Day will provide hotel accommodation for jobs requiring an overnight stay as the placements can go nationwide. We also provide a mini bus service however having a drivers licence and own vehicle would be desirable.

Duties & Responsibilities of a Merchandiser and Retail Shop Fitter

  • Stacking shelves
  • De-stocking shelves
  • Setting up shelving to new layouts
  • Rotating shelved products
  • Setting up displays
  • Re-stocking
  • Use of hand held terminals/RF Guns

Merchandiser Person Specification – Essential Criteria

  • Self-motivated
  • Punctual
  • Reliable
  • Flexible working
  • An active team player but also to work on own initiative
  • Good communication skills, to interact with customers and other personnel
  • Paying attention to the details
  • Be prepared to travel as the position go nationwide

Merchandising experience is not essential as AllenDay will provide the training, however a retail background and planogram knowledge is beneficial.

This position is labour intensive, requiring lifting, loading, pushing and pulling cages repeatedly over the 10-12 hour shift, as well as bending, reaching and squatting while merchandising and moving products in shops nationwide.