||Regional Shelf Merchandiser - Delhaize America
||Position Title: Regional Shelf Merchandiser
Location: Northwest, GA and Mountain area MPT #18
Supervise the execution of respective banner’s shelf merchandising initiatives through managing a team of vendor-supplied individuals in a given region. Schedule vendor team members in defined regions to assure timely completion of all assigned merchandising plans; communicate reset schedules across all areas; monitor progress of assigned activities and skill sets of vendor team members and retail compliance.
▪This position could require extensive travel and or overnight stays
▪Provide direction and leadership to all team members, including identifying, developing and empowering group leaders
▪Evaluate and assist in the training and development of all vendor supplied team members
▪Schedule all monthly reset activity in given region; modify and adapt schedule to account for store inventories or other special projects (perishable sets, new store pre-visits).
▪Communicate schedule in a timely manner to team members, Sr. Regional Shelf Merchandiser, Retail Project Coordinator and retail, provide weekly reminders of upcoming activity for each store
▪Work closely with Sr. Regional Shelf Merchandiser and Store Merchandising Implementation team for scheduling new store and remodel activity
▪Provide weekly updates on progress to Sr. Regional Shelf Merchandisers and corporate, including team member absence and completed work by utilizing the store visit logs and performance reporting tools
▪Create strong relationships with retail managers and business partners to foster cooperation and team work; report any issues into Corporate regarding non-cooperation
▪Work with each store to assure that all equipment needed is on site and sections are prepared for resets
▪Work hands-on up to 75% of the time with individual teams
▪Support and ensure that all Delhaize Standard Practices are being implemented and complied with.
▪Conduct a post store walk and recap accordingly with MOD