Swedish Match North America Inc., a consumer packaged goods (CPG) producer and market leader of cigars and a broad assortment of smokeless tobacco products including snus, is currently seeking a Part-Time Snus Merchandiser for the Lexington, KY area. The successful candidates will be responsible for maintaining a strong in-store presence for Swedish Match snus brands within their assigned store base.
- Implement sales and merchandising programs for retail snus accounts in the assigned geography.
- Ensure competitive pricing for snus brand in the marketplace.
- Exchange and return out of date snus products at store level.
- Check and record distribution of snus products in the store via computer.
- Develop effective and efficient sales call coverage for assigned geography.
- Educate the store clerks on the snus category and our snus brand.
Qualified candidates will possess the following:
Education: Bachelor's degree or directly related work experience is required.
Experience: Requires some directly related work experience in non-durable consumer goods sales with some retail, wholesale grocery or route sales preferred.
Skills: Strong planning, communication, and teamwork skills are required. Proficient computer skills with Microsoft Office Suite required.
Additional: Qualified candidates must have a valid driver's license, a good driving record with a dependable automobile and will be expected to pass a drug screening test and a background check. Additionally, the candidate must live within the geographical assignment.
**THIS IS A PART-TIME POSITION WITH NO BENEFITS**