Magazine & Book Merchandiser

Employer Info

The Traveler's Best Friend

The Hudson Group is an East Rutherford, New Jersey, based retailer which operates a chain of newsstands, bookstores, fast food restaurants, and other retail stores chiefly at airports in the United States, with a smaller presence in U.S. train stations and Canadian airports. The company's holdings include Hudson News, the world's largest operator of airport newsstands. Hudson Group, the largest duty-paid travel retailer in North America, is a wholly owned subsidiary of Dufry AG, Switzerland.

Description

Hudson Group is looking for a Book and Magazine Merchandiser.

Job Summary :

Help maximize sales by efficiently receiving and returning books and magazines and restocking the stores. Maintain an adequate stock level of all products carried in the stores. Provide excellent customer service as part of the Hudson Group team.

Job Responsibilities :
•Receive all magazine and book shipments accurately, and in a timely manner
•Deliver and replenish magazines and books in the stores
•Prepare books and magazines for return to vendor accurately and on time
•Ensure compliance with promotional and planogram set up
•Identify titles that need to reordered, conduct product surveys, and place advertisement signage
•Set up seasonal displays of books on promotional tables being creative and driving sales in each store
•Communicate effectively with coworkers, management, vendors, and the North American Support Center
•Acknowledge and greet customers while in the stores
•Know basic store layout and product attributes in order to assist customers and answer questions
•Know and follow all Company Policies, Receiving Procedures and Receiving Room Standards
•Understand all Loss Prevention Procedures designed to minimize internal and external shrink
•Help maintain a neat, clean, organized warehouse, which includes sweeping, dusting, straightening of merchandise on shelves
•Report shoplifting incidents or internal theft situations to store management
•Perform related work as assigned
•Open availability to accommodate schedule changes

Please note that this role is not solely limited to the duties and responsibilities as outlined above and may change with the needs of the business or at the direction of senior management.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities :
•Good working knowledge of Microsoft Excel
•Ability to multitask when completing projects
•Physically able to lift at least 40lbs, and stand/ walk for extended periods of time
•Physically able to lift, bend, stock products, move up and down ladder, use step stool, and push/pull wheeled carts
•Must be able to use an electric pallet jack
•Must have reliable transportation
•Must be able to work flexible shifts (early mornings/evenings/weekends)
•Must be able to pass security clearance to obtain a Restricted Airport Identification Card

Education and Experience :
•High School graduate or equivalent
•Prior magazine merchandising and/or stockroom / warehouse experience

You can expect from us:
•$14.00 per hour wage plus generous performance and sales incentives
•Health, Dental, and RRSP benefits coverage after 90 days
•Opportunity for growth and advancement in the company
•Paid parking
•A team-oriented and engaging environment

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Start Date August 4, 2017

End Date August 31, 2017

Positions Available1

Relevant Work Experience1 Year

Education LevelHigh School

Job StatusFull Time

Wage From$14.00