Merchandiser (Seasonal position)
The world’s largest marketer of branded consumer lawn and garden products 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 and independently to perform all tasks assigned What we do for our associates: Competitive hourly wage Hands-on experience Paid on-the-job training including product knowledge Career Advancement Opportunities 401K match Mileage Reimbursement 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 and climb ladders Ability to work a flexible schedule, including holidays and weekends Ability to operate company provided technology Current, valid driver’s license and reliable transportation Must be at least 18 years of age COME GROW WITH US, WHERE THE GRASS REALLY IS GREENER! 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 near ly $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 Non-Smokong Scotts is a Non-Tobacco Workplace. Scotts will not consider applicants who have used tobacco or nicotine products for a period of at least three months prior to application for employment. The definition of “tobacco or nicotine products” includes but is not limited to, cigarettes, cigars, chewing tobacco, pipes, snuff, e-cigarettes, and nicotine patches or gum.
Flexible during the week, but a half day is required in March and April on Saturday.
Students can send resumes directly to robert.morris@Scotts.com. All phone calls welcome at (512) 644-4766.