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Kelly Services
Quincy, MA 02170
Our Valued client uses entrepreneurial techniques to help companies find, build, and test breakthrough innovations.

We are looking for individuals to fill temporary positions supporting our Retail Lab service. The Retail Lab tests new products in retail stores to provide our clients with shopper purchase behavior and to test various marketing tactics.

Our operations Senior Consultant will provide training prior to Retail Lab set-up and will interact with the Merchandiser on a weekly/as needed basis during the test execution.

The Merchandiser Retail Test Field Support position will assist in setting up the test products in stores, restocking stores, ensuring test conditions are maintained, reporting observations, and assisting with test end.

**The position is expected to require about 20-30 hours per week (TBD); working Monday Friday 7/8 AM to 4/5 PM; with some weekend work. Days and hours are flexible.**

The ideal candidate will have worked in a retail grocery/retail store as a merchandiser; either working for the retailer or as a merchandiser calling on retailers.

Merchandising experience with national manufacturers (Frito Lay, Nestle, etc) or have worked for merchandising companies like: Acosta, Advantage Solutions, or Crossmark.

Duties & Responsibilities

+ For Test Stores:

+ Initial Store Set-up: assist with cutting in test products on shelves

+ Restock test products

+ Ensure product is shelved properly and shelf is full

+ Ensure tags are up and prices correct

+ Ensure proper number of facings and placement

+ Ensure the rest of the section is set properly

+ Record any competitive activities

+ Take a photo of the section when finished

+ Talk to store manager to capture any observations

+ Provide weekly reports

+ Assist with test end, store resets

Qualifications & Requirements

+ Ideally, 2-5 years prior experience as Merchandiser or working in grocery, mass retail

+ Strong communication, interpersonal skills to effectively interact with store personnel

+ Basic computer skills; ability to use Microsoft Office Word and fill out Excel documents

+ **Must have valid drivers license with clean driving record**

+ **No major citations and accidents past 3-5 years**

+ **Must have vehicle in good operating condition; drive 50-100 miles per day, about days per week**

Typical Physical & Other Requirements

+ Lift, carry cases weighing up to 20 pounds

+ Work 20-30 hours per week; potential for weekend work and additional hours

+ Must pass background check (Criminal, DMV) and drug screening

+ Provide copy of drivers license

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

Youre looking to keep your career moving onward and upward, and were here to help you do just that. Our financial staffing experts will connect you with premier companies for opportunities where you can learn, grow, and thrive. Jobs that fit your skills and experience, and most importantly, fit right on your path of where you want to go in in your career. It all adds up.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.
Posted: 2021-09-13 Expires: 2021-10-21

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