Part Time Retail Sales Specialist



Advert ID



Thunder Bay

Job Type




Salary Range

Up to CAD17/hr

No. of Openings


Branch Information

Barrie, ON - (CAN) 132 Commerce Park Drive Suite Q ON Barrie , ON L4N 8W8

Branch Phone Number


Job Description

Our client, a leading sales and marketing agency that has been named by Forbes as one of "Canada's Best Employers 2019" is currently recruiting for a Part Time Retail Sales Specialist in Thunder Bay, ON. The position would represent leading Canadian confectionary brands. You will be responsible for the execution of a strategic plan for the client's brand development, growth, and maintenance by working effectively with store management to increase sales and execute client-driven merchandising that meet the client's expectations.

What Is the Job?

* Work closely with the appropriate client sales team to identify key customers to develop an in depth understanding of their decision making, communication, and retail execution work processes and develop and communicate the client's vision for the category into an action plan for each store

* Develop strong relationships with local and regional decision makers and client's team members.

* Identify issues that could impact execution, and proactively recommend solutions to close gaps &/or capitalize on opportunities

* Prepare reports as required and participate in calls with the team as required.

What you bring

* 2-5 years of previous sales or marketing experience in a retail operations setting including previous Consumer Packaged Goods industry experience

* Working knowledge of business technologies, processes, merchandising, marketing within a retail operation

* Exhibits thorough understanding of specific retail operations and corresponding products

* A strong understanding of key retailers, go-to-market strategies and tactics

* Excellent written and oral communication skills

* Proven ability to influence others and achieve results

* Some travel is required.

* 1-3 years of previous experience with Microsoft Office Products Suite

* 1-2 years previous experience with Adobe products

* Lifting 40-60lbs


* Part time hours (24 per week)

* $17 per hour


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