Promotional Merchandising Allocation Specialist

  • Category
    Office, clerical & administrative - Buyer / Purchasing
  • Job type
  • Location
    North York, Ontario

Adecco is currently looking for a Promotional Merchandising Allocation Specialist in North York, ON. Our client is Canada's largest food retailer and they require a subject expert with a strong understanding of merchandising strategy initiatives, category & vendor management.  This is a temporary to permanent opportunity scheduled  Monday-Friday from 9am-5pm with a pay rate of $23/hr.

Promotional Merchandising Allocation Specialist Responsibilities:

  • Manage all MOGs (Mass Order Generators) that are automatically generated for stores to support programs developed by the Category Management and Merchandising Teams
  • Ensure MOGs drive incremental sales and achieve overall planned sales for the year 
  • Serve as subject mater expert working directly with Category Directors/Vendors to ensure all MOG's are allocated and loaded accurately and in a timely manner
  • Manage the MOG lifecycle through coordinating the efforts of varied stakeholders, in addition to Category teams, including Supply Chain, Merchandising and OperationsWork collaboratively with category teams and vendors to develop a strong understanding of the overall merchandising strategy and initiatives to increase sale and gross margin profit
Promotional Merchandising Allocation Specialist Requirements:
  • Post secondary diploma with a focus on retail management, merchandising and purchasing or equivalent experience
  • Minimum of 1-3 years of previous retail management, purchasing or merchandising experience
  • Introductory business/financial acumen
  • Comprehensive knowledge of category related product currently available coupled with a high awareness of industry trends and new product directions
  • Required to commit sufficient time and to a varying schedule to meet the demands of the position
  • Basic negotiating skills
  • Understanding of marketing strategies
  • Proficient knowledge of Microsoft Excel, Word, Access 
If you are interested in the Promotional Merchandising Allocation Specialist position in North York, click on the 'Apply' button or call our GTA East Office at 416-296-0822 to learn more today!


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Reference number CA_EN_1_026659_12298132

Accommodation will be provided in all parts of the hiring process as required under Adecco’s Employment Accommodation policy. Applicants will need to make their needs known in advance to their Adecco representative.

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