Merchandising Assistant

Date: Aug 7, 2019

Location: Mississauga, ON, CA, L5T 2P9

At Rogers, we connect Canadians to a world of possibilities and the memorable moments that matter most in their lives. Every day we wake up with one purpose in mind. To bring loved ones together from across the globe. To connect people to each other and the world around them. To help an entrepreneur realize her dream. A sports fan celebrate a special moment.

Because we believe connections unite us, possibilities fuels us, and moments define us.

 

Todays Shopping Choice (TSC) is a leading interactive, multi-channel retailer, offering a vast assortment of exclusive products and top brand names to its customers. As one of Canada's most innovative and diversified retailers, TSC  incorporates entertainment, inspiration, personalities and industry leaders to provide a unique shopping experience, where customers find exceptional selections in Health & Beauty, Jewellery, Home/Lifestyle, Fashion/Accessories, and Electronics.

This position reports to Director Merchandising Jewellery, you will act as the key support person for the Merchandise Department, responsible for the accurate and timely processing & tracking of: all purchase orders, input of features and benefits, and sample delivery and verification. Excellent starting role within TSC, providing many opportunities for professional growth within the Buying team.

Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for processing all purchase order and advanced order worksheets.  This includes the accurate and timely set up of all new and Auto –Delivery items.
  • Ensure that all items (whether new or repeat) have comprehensive, accurate and updated features and benefits.
  • Liaise with vendors as well as the buying group to obtain and verify all product features and benefits information.
  • Ensure that all samples are accurate (i.e. all components match system features and benefits), have been weighed (and or measured), images have been collected by the vendor and properly labelled, and meet all applicable Government regulations and are available in the Showroom in a timely fashion.
  • Organize and maintain sample rooms.
  • Communicate with vendor partners on the samples required for on-air demonstration. Ensure that all samples used for demonstration by show are collected and delivered to the studio including any that may need to be requisitioned from the warehouse.
  • Ensure all appropriate Government forms/registrations have been collected from the vendors and filed in a timely manner.
  • Track shipments with vendors and TSC Logistics Department to ensure timely and complete delivery.
  • Liaise with the Contact Centre, the Web, Finance, IT and the NDC to ensure that all outstanding issues are resolved in a timely manner.
  • Various administrative duties including filing, faxing, photocopying, etc.
  • Adhere to all applicable health and safety regulations, both legislatively mandated and as outlined in the company policy.
  • Other duties as required.

Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma
  • Technical skills- proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, Power Point and Outlook.
  • Skilled in prioritizing, multi-tasking and problem-solving.
  • Highly organized with strong interpersonal and communication (written and oral) skills required attention to detail.
  • Basic inventory management skills.
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment with considerable autonomy and be part of a team
  • Ability to build and maintain effective vendor relationships.
  • Knowledgeable of all applicable health and safety regulations, both legislatively mandated and as outlined in company policy.
  • Sound analytical and problem solving skills with an ability to understand broad complex business issues.
  • Passionate, hard-working, dedicated, innovative and forward thinking.

 

Schedule: Full time
Shift: Day
Length of Contract: Not Applicable (Regular Position)
Work Location: 59 Ambassador Dr (096), Mississauga, ON 
Travel Requirements: None
Posting Category/Function: Retail (Store Management / Corporate) & Merchandising
Requisition ID: 164444
 
Together, we'll make more possible, and these six shared values guide and define our work:
 
  1. Our people are at the heart of our success
  2. Our customers come first. They inspire everything we do
  3. We do what’s right, each and every day
  4. We believe in the power of new ideas
  5. We work as one team, with one vision
  6. We give back to our communities and protect our environment
 

What makes us different makes us stronger. Rogers has a strong commitment to diversity and inclusion. Everyone who applies for a job will be considered. We recognize the business value in creating a workplace where each team member has the tools to reach their full potential. At Rogers, we value the insights and innovation that diverse teams bring to work. We work with our candidates with disabilities throughout the recruitment process to ensure that they have what they need to be at their best. Please reach out to our recruiters and hiring managers to begin a conversation about how we can ensure that you deliver your best work. You matter to us! For any questions, please visit the Rogers FAQ.

 
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