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Part Time Deli Clerk

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Job Details
Job Order Number
JC160177993
Company Name
Advantage Solutions
Physical Address

Elgin, IL 60120
Job Description

Summary

Part Time Deli Clerk

At our Company, we grow People, Brands, and Businesses!

We are hiring enthusiastic, self-driven Part Time Deli Clerks to provide excellent customer service to customers in the deli department of local grocery stores. As a Deli Clerk, you will be responsible for the slicing and merchandising of meat and cheese products, servicing multiple stores in your area in one day. The ideal candidate has excellent presentation skills and the ability to expertly articulate product features and benefits. To be successful in this role, you must be comfortable using a large meat slicer and be able take ownership of your work-station by maintaining sanitation standards.

Advance your career by joining North America’s leading business solutions provider to manufacturers and retailers, where you will work with amazing people and earn competitive pay rates! APPLY TODAY!

Things To Consider:

+ Shifts are 6-8 hours and generally on Monday, Thursday, Friday, with occasional weekend opportunities

+ Travel between stores could be up to 20 to 30 miles (you will be compensated for travel time)

What We Offer:

+ Food handler’s certification for those who don’t already have it

+ Paid training and ongoing career development

+ Competitive pay rates

What You’ll Do:

+ You will be responsible for servicing up to three stores in your area in one day

+ Operate large meat slicer to prepare products according to customer orders

+ Safe operation of meat slicing equipment

+ Ensure all cases and shelves are clean and well-stocked

+ Monitor product quality and freshness and ensure proper rotation of product

+ Label, package, wrap, weigh, and other merchandising duties

+ Sample meat products to increase product visibility and generate sales

+ Perform in-store product demonstrations as needed

Qualifications:

+ High School Diploma, G.E.D. or 1- 2 years equivalent applicable work experience

+ You must have your own reliable transportation and be able to provide proof of insurance

+ Experience in event marketing, demonstrations, sales, brand promotion, or retail/grocery highly desirable

+ Ability to travel to other stores in your area

+ Ability to work independently or with minimal supervision

+ Daily access to Internet/email and/or smartphone required

Responsibilities

The Company is one of North America’s leading sales and marketing agencies specializing in outsourced sales, merchandising, category management and marketing services to manufacturers, suppliers and producers of food products and consumer packaged goods. The Company services a variety of trade channels including grocery, mass merchandise, specialty, convenience, drug, dollar, club, hardware, consumer electronics and home centers. We bridge the gap between manufacturers and retailers, providing consumers access to the best products available in the marketplace today.

Position Summary

The Brand Ambassador generates excitement, brand awareness, and increases product sales through event sampling and promotion. The individual will interact with consumers, clients, customers, and is responsible for understanding and implementing promotional techniques. This position will perform a wide range of activities ranging from brand promotion, training, product merchandising, and selling of products and services.

Essential Job Duties and Responsibilities

Brand Awareness & Sales:

+ Create brand awareness and positive impressions of the product by engaging consumers through sampling/distributing product and demonstrating product features.

+ Interaction with consumers through sampling/distributing products and creating brand awareness and positive impressions.

+ Responsible for ensuring brand talking points are communicated effectively with consumers.

+ Seek sales opportunities in departments throughout the store and other venues to maximize sales and sales of related attachments.

Event Set-up and Breakdown:

+ Responsible for event set-up, sampling, and program breakdown.

+ Ensure demonstration area is clean, organized, and correctly set up according to the instructions provided.

+ Communicate pro-actively with event Supervisor.

Personal Development/Training/Reporting :

+ Accurately complete and timely submit HR paperwork and reports online; call reports, expense reports (if applicable), training certification quizzes, etc… Participate in mandatory on-line training and conference calls (paid).

+ Attends initial training via on-line and conference call (specific date still TBD) as well as possible ongoing monthly product training, team meetings, client trainings, etc… (Paid) as a requirement.

Supervisory Responsibilities

Direct Reports

This position does not have supervisory responsibilities for direct reports

Indirect Reports

This position does not have guidance or mentoring responsibilities for indirect reports

Travel and/or Driving Requirements

Travel is not an essential duty and function of this job. Driving is an essential duty or function of this job.

Minimum Qualifications

Education Level: (Required) High School Diploma or GED or equivalent experience

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-Significant experience in event marketing, demonstrations, sales, or retail/grocery is highly desirable

Skills, Knowledge and Abilities

+ Ability to work effectively with management

+ Excellent written communication and verbal communication skills

+ Good interpersonal skills

+ Ability to work independently and prioritize duties with minimal supervision, in order to meet deadlines

+ Ability to make oral presentations

Environmental & Physical Requirements

Field / Administrative Requirements

Incumbent must be able to perform the essential functions of the job. Work may be performed in an office, field, retail store, or warehouse environment. Typically requires the ability to spend 66%+ hours each work day doing the following activities: engage in considerable physical activity, ability to lift and/or push up to 50 pounds, stand on feet for long periods of time, use products or cook food as appropriate for the demonstration, and may be required to work in extremely cold conditions (i.e. refrigerated and freezer sections). Also required to travel and drive. The use of proper safety practices when handling the products and/or cooking is essential.

Additional Information Regarding The Company Job Duties and Job Descriptions

Job duties include additional responsibilities as assigned by one’s supervisor or other manager related to the position/department. This job description is meant to describe the general nature and level of work being performed; it is not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required for the position. The Company reserves the right at any time with or without notice to alter or change job responsibilities, reassign or transfer job position or assign additional job responsibilities, subject to applicable law. The Company shall provide reasonable accommodations of known disabilities to enable a qualified applicant or employee to apply for employment, perform the essential functions of the job, or enjoy the benefits and privileges of employment as required by the law.

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