Retail Merchandising Part Time

Are you seeking an opportunity that offers independence and flexible scheduling?Are you mechanically inclined and skilled at following detailed tasks and instructions?If so, then come join our Field Merchandising Team!ActionLink is a retail services organization that provides skilled merchandising execution in retail locations nationwide representing many leading consumer electronics and home improvement brands. We are hired by electronics manufacturers, product companies, and retail vendors with a mission to enhance our clients’ brand presence and customer-facing appeal. Our Merchandising Specialist will be responsible for traveling to a variety of big-box retailers (e.g., Best Buy, Walmart, Target, Lowe’s, etc.) to set up/install consumer products and electronic devices, assemble displays, and complete routine maintenance tasks for our clients and vendor partners. You would have the opportunity to work with diverse product lines and recent releases including: laptops, tablets, household appliances, TVs and home theater, audio equipment, and more! We have also been growing and diversifying our merchandising business into additional sectors such as home improvement, pet care, etc.If selected as a field merchandiser with ActionLink, you will be part of the latest consumer product trends, helping displays come to life that excite customers and make our clients’ innovative products stand out. WHAT’S IN IT FOR YOU?$15.00 hourly payEligibility for a paid time off accrual planStore-to-store drive-time and mileage reimbursementPaid online training and new hire orientation welcome call to set you up for program successHands-on work with premium technologies and the newest, cutting-edge home productsFlexible schedule – assignments are completed Mondays through Thursdays before 5:00pmFridays for emergancies visits10 hours a weekTraveling with in a 30 mile radius in Houma, LAIndependent work structure with supportive field management and phone-in technical supportW-2 employment with biweekly pay scheduleWHAT WILL YOU DO?Travel within assigned field territory to complete store visits Reset sections, endcaps, and shelving according to planogramBuild interactive displays by following instructions/schematics and using a variety of hand-held toolsTroubleshoot to ensure power displays are updated and fully functionalSet up or install electronics and connect devices to various media playersComplete routine maintenance tasks such as stocking, auditing/inventory, cleaning, updating signage, etc.Maintain business communications with remote Field Manager via phone and emailSubmit online survey reports to document visits, including digital photos of completed workSuccessfully execute work independently and/or as part of a teamManage acceptance and scheduling of work to ensure it is completed on-timeARE YOU A MATCH?Experience in retail or similar hands-on work environment strongly preferredHigh level of detail-orientation and adaptability to follow sets of directions, written instructions, and diagramsPhysically able to stand, bend, stoop, climb ladders, and lift up to 50 lbs.Self-motivated work ethic to work as a dependable field employeeAccess to internet, printer, and smart device for training and reportingAccess to reliable vehicle transportationAccess to basic hand-held and power toolsActionLink is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Associated topics: buyer, display, inventory, merchandise, purchase, ship, shipment, store, supplier, supply chain