The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company Merchandiser & Consular in Glens Falls, New York
The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company markets branded consumer lawn and garden products, as well as a full range of products for professional horticulture. The Company manufactures and markets fertilizers, pest controls, plant foods, gardening soils, grass seed, and other products in North America and Europe
We are looking for seasonal Merchandisers who will be a key part of our success in our peak Spring season.
The Merchandiser will report directly to the Sales Manager and work within our big box retailers, such as Home Depot and Lowe's. As part of the day-to-day responsibilities the Merchandiser will execute merchandising directives and re-sets, establish a positive rapport with store personnel and customers, and relay information to Scotts Sales team regarding inventory opportunities.
In this role you will:
Merchandise products inside and outside stores
Provide customers and store associates with product knowledge on Scotts brands
Ensure product is stocked and presentable at all times
Assist in identifying opportunities for solution selling and incremental space
Provide support to Sales Manager and store employees as needed
Work effectively independently and as a team to perform all tasks assigned
What we do for our associates:
Competitive retirement program with up to 7% 401K match
Provide valuable, hands-on experience within merchandising, retail and customer service
Provide a competitive hourly wage
Paid on-the-job training including in-depth product knowledge on the Scotts products
Fast tracked career advancement opportunities for high performing associates
Compensation for commuting expenses
The ideal person will have:
High school diploma or equivalent years of experience
Experience in retail, merchandising and/or stocking
Problem solving and service oriented attitude
Ability to lift, push and pull 45 pounds
Ability to work a flexible schedule, including holidays and weekends
Ability to operate company provided technology
Current, valid driver's license and reliable transportation
Ability to tolerate work in an outdoor environment (heat, cold, rain, etc.)
Must be at least 18 years of age
Ability to read, write and speak English
Ability to climb ladders
Ability to move pallets of product
The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company (NYSE: SMG) is the world's largest marketer of branded consumer lawn and garden products, with a full range of products for professional horticulture as well. Scotts Miracle-Gro has helped to grow the nearly $7 billion global consumer lawn and garden market through product innovation, industry-leading advertising efforts and its trusted brands.
The brands and products within our company include: Scotts, Miracle-Gro, Tom Cat, Ortho, Round Up, Bonnie Plants, Osmocote, Earthgro and Fafard.
Scotts is an EEO Employer, dedicated to a culturally diverse, drug free workplace.
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Notification to Agencies:
Please note that the Scotts Miracle-Gro company does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Master Service Agreement, and specific approval to submit resumes to an approved requisition, the Scotts Miracle-Gro company will not consider or approve payment regarding recruiter fees or referral compensations.