Woolworths | Cape Town, WC, ZA

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DISPLAY PLANNER: WCELLAR Advert reference: woolw_000500 Advert status: Online Apply by: 27 January 2023

Position Summary

Industry: FMCG & Supply Management Job category: Other: FMCG, Retail, Wholesale and Supply Chain Location: Cape Town Contract: Permanent Remuneration: Market Related


To ensure the most effective and visually appealing use of foods merchandising space by preparing, manipulating and/or maintaining a set of store specific commodity group planograms, in adherence to display rules and chain store imageEnsuring that the Category Strategy is implemented and reflected on planograms in the most effective and visually appealing use of foods space by preparing, and/or maintaining store planograms, in adherence to display principles and maintaining chain store image.

Job description

Ensure planograms continually match the store catalogue, the store meterage and the business blueprint layouts
Creating planograms for new stores (or amending existing stores when new initiatives are introduced)
Create and maintain model layouts per display groups / departments
Capturing and tracking of all relevant info for new lines and seasonal launch products
Ensure planograms are adapted to take account of changes in store sales trends
Build productive relationships with key stakeholders to ensure optimal process flow
Participate in departmental meetings, range reviews & category assessments.
Ensure that there are on time launches and planogram downloads for Long life windows.

Minimum requirements

Relevant tertiary qualification
Intacitx & JDA systems training is advantageous
2-3 years of retail experience
2-3 years Liquor industry experience
Good merchant & merchandising skills
Store experience within a retail FMCG environment will be an advantage
Understanding of space management principles and processes
Understanding customer profiles, customer shopping behaviour & store formats and segmentation
Understanding of basic business processes and how sales are generated
Ability to analyse and interpret trends and impact of space planning on sales
Ability to identify problems and to develop and implement a workable solution
Ability to do detailed planning based on analyses - past and future events and ensure plans are followed through
Computer literacy – Computer skills including spreadsheets, word processing and presentation packages
Proactive, with the ability to anticipate events and plan for them
Assertive communication skills
Ability to be productive in a pressurised environment
Adaptable – ability to adapt and change direction and focus quickly
Team player – the willingness to adapt to team goals and work effectively with a group of colleagues in an interdependent way
Ability to interact with various individuals on different levels matrix team.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills – ability to articulate ideas clearly
Customer centred – Understanding “Think Customer” first which ultimately affects the customer shopping experience. Willing to obtain, interpret and implement customer feedback
Preference for working with detailed analytical tasks

Woolworths is an equal employment opportunity company that is committed to inclusion and diversity