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  • Posted: Jun 15, 2024
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    Dis-Chem Pharmacies is the leading Pharmaceutical retailer in South-Africa. Established in 1978, Dis-Chem started out as a small pharmacy in Mondeor, South of Johannesburg. Today the group is still privately owned and run by the original founders. Dis-Chem has been rated as the country's best pharmacy chain by Professional Management Review, and has also bee...
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    Casual Merchandiser - Meadowdale Mall - Germiston

    Job Description

    Dis-Chem Pharmacies requires a Casual Merchandiser for their Meadowdale store in Germiston. You will ensure that basic Dis-Chem merchandising standards are properly executed and maintained. Your responsibilities will also lie in providing excellent customer service.

    Minimum Requirements:


    • Grade 12 / Matric
    • Up to 6 months’ retail experience
    • Computer literate – MS Office
    • Willing and able to work retail hours


    • At least 1 year retail experience

    Job Description:

    • Restock merchandise as needed to ensure maximum sales
    • Ensure delivered stock/stock pulled from the storeroom, is stored and packed in the correct space timeously
    • Ensure stock on shelves has not reached sell-by date
    • Ensure the full range of products is on the shelves at all times
    • Facilitate rotation of stock on a regular, FIFO basis
    • Report low stock levels, out-of-stock items, damaged stock and expired stock to management
    • Assist with counting of stock files and general stocktaking
    • Adhere to Dis-Chem’s operating standards, store layout and planograms
    • Ensure boxes are flattened after unpacking stock, and taken to the designated area
    • Ensure front shop shelves and products are neatly presented and visible at all times, with correct labels and pricing
    • Report all price discrepancies to management
    • Keep abreast of current and new products
    • Ensure merchandising displays are built, faced up, stocked and maintained
    • Maintain daily physical upkeep of store and merchandise displays, and be responsible for your designated stock in the storeroom as well as on the shop floor
    • Assist with loading and off-loading of stock
    • Ensure items without barcodes are clearly marked
    • Assist with back shopping
    • Assist in training of new staff
    • Provide friendly, helpful and courteous assistance and advice to all customers
    • Ensure all out of stock queries from customers are followed up with the customer service out of stock list
    • Ensure all customer stock queries are dealt with and resolved
    • Ensure the correct uniform and badge are worn at all times
    • Minimise any losses by handling all merchandise carefully
    • Adhere to Dis-Chem policies and procedures, SOPs and health and safety rules and regulations



    • Strong command of the English language
    • Presentable
    • Effective engagement with customers, management and staff
    • Trustworthy and honest
    • Time management


    • Bilingual
    • Knowledge of merchandising standards and the FMCG industry
    • Product and category knowledge
    • Ability to analyse ZMORE reports for ordering and stock taking
    • Report bad/suspicious behaviour relating to both staff and customers

    Special conditions of employment: 

    • Willing and able to work retail hours
    • Able and physically fit to lift and move heavy boxes, and ensure health and safety standards are adhered to
    • Reliable transport and/or reside in close proximity to the store
    • South African citizen
    • Clear credit and criminal records

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified? Go to Dis-Chem Pharmacies on to apply

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