Sales Merchandiser - Northern Virginia
VA Lottery - Alexandria, VA

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The Virginia Lottery is seeking an hourly Sales Merchandiser for the Alexandria Virginia Sales Area (consists of, but not limited to): Loudoun County (all cities), Manassas, Woodbridge, Fredericksburg, Springfield and Lorton.

The Sales Merchandiser will be responsible for maintaining/updating point-of-purchase displays and advertising at retail locations within a defined geographic area. Support sales by filling the Lottery vending machines, filling and maintaining counter dispensers, slotting new games during launch periods, assisting in "special" distribution projects and other various tasks as assigned. Work closely with the Area Manager and Sales Representatives to accomplish the sales and distribution goals of the Area. In addition, will set up and interact with crowds at Special Events.

This is an hourly position without benefits. Approximately 30 hours per week, but may vary based on business need. Some weekend work required.

Minimum Qualifications

Must be able to work independently with low levels of supervision. Possess strong interpersonal communication skills, organizational skills and time management skills; present a professional and engaging personality; good math skills and ability to work with large sums of money. On occasion, may be required to work a 12 hour day, be able to lift and move up to 50 lbs., and use common household tools. Travel and weekend work required. The successful candidate must be willing to travel within a wide radius of the Alexandria sales area.

Preferred Qualifications

Knowledge of field sales, experience working in the convenience store, mass merchandiser and/or grocery environment preferred. Experience working special events is a plus.

A 4-year degree or comparable field experience preferred.

Special Requirements

The selected candidate must be able to pass a background investigation, and possess a valid Driver's License.