Entertainment Merchandising Specialist

Location
Twin Cities Metro
Posted
Nov 14, 2017
Closes
Dec 14, 2017
Employment Status
Part Time

Do you like movies? If so, Lawrence Merchandising has a great opportunity for you!

Lawrence Merchandising Services (LMS) is a visual merchandising company that services many of the nation’s top retailers and brands. We are seeking a Part-time Entertainment Merchandising Specialist to support the merchandising initiatives in the entertainment department of a local retailer.

What will I be doing?

As an Entertainment Merchandising Specialist, you will support the key entertainment initiatives, including:

  • Stocking product in movies, setting plan-o-grams and resets, product cut-ins, placing signing and pricing labels.
  • Developing strong relationships with store personnel.  Communicate with the store team about our service, share knowledge, and provide recommendations.
  • Understand and execute the processes outlined for the services.

Requirements

  • The position will regularly work approximately 8-16 hours per week split between 2-4 days per week scheduled between Monday and Friday.  Must to be able to work as early as 8 a.m. on Tuesdays; other days morning and early afternoon shifts.  All hours are approximate and are subject to change. 
  • 3+ years merchandising and/or retail experience preferred
  • Prefer experience in merchandising in the entertainment category. A passion for movies and some knowledge of genre (action, comedy, etc.) and formats (DVD/BD) a plus.
  • Ability to effectively interact with all levels of employees and customers; building rapport and collaborative relationships.
  • Be able to learn under changing conditions, find solutions to issues, and effectively cope with change.
  • Be flexible to the needs of our business, as we continually strive to meet and exceed the needs of our clients.
  • Ability to stand with varied movement for up to 5 hours at a time, ability to regularly lift up to 5 pounds (and up to 20 pounds on rare occasions), fine motor control (hand movements), speech, hearing, sight, ability to read documents with small font sizes, manual dexterity; with or without reasonable accommodation
  • Access to internet, printer, and camera phone
  • Access to a PC or Mac that runs Internet Explorer 11 or later, Mozilla Firefox or Google Chrome
  • Access to Adobe Acrobat Reader (or ability to download)

Perks

  • Work independently but have access to a helpful and responsive LMS team.
  • At LMS you are not an independent contractor, you are a W2 employee and receive all associated benefits such as Employee referral bonus program, and 401(k) to those who qualify.

How to Apply

  • You can visit our website at www.lmsvc.com to apply online and view all locations that we are hiring for in Minnesota. 

Lawrence Merchandising Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer