Retail POS Specialist

Allegiance Retail Services | Iselin, NJ

Posted Date 3/15/2019

 This indivudual will provide support to the co-operative and act as liaison between stores and Allegiance Headquarters. Must have previous experience in a retail environment/food distribution/ in store front-end positions (cashier, supervisor) and must be familiar with back-door receiving and store bookkeeper procedures. Must know store POS systems and be able to install/ maintain the in-store processor. This position requires 75%-90%  local travel (NJ / NY or PA.)  Bi-lingual in Spanish preferred.

 Specific Job Responsibilities:

 Train store personnel and provide support with POS, scanning, tagging, scale management and receiving questions and problems.

Provide assistance to install in-store processor hardware and software in stores. Maintain and trouble-shoot in-store processor.

Assist stores in maintaining a clean and up-to-date POS file.

Ensure that installation and customization of new POS and in-store processing equipment follows corporate standards.

Co-ordinate new store tagging and POS maintenance to ensure that the POS file accurately reflects the tags on the shelf.

Provide front-end support for new store openings and assist in cashier training.

Troubleshoot promotion and gift card problems.

Have a working knowledge of PLU controls.

Display an understanding product receiving particularly with automated DSD.

Conduct store POS surveys and coordinate corporate store-related projects.

Prepares action plan before visiting the store. Analyzes old reports and information about the store and creates plan based on previous visits.

Education:  College Degree in Business, Marketing/Advertising or other relevant discipline preferred; plus a minimum of 3-5 years of continuous related experience in retail merchandising managing a high volume product department.

Skills: Proficient with Microsoft Office (Outlook, Excel, Word, and PowerPoint.) Knowledge of MS Access helpful.

Other Requirements: Must have valid driver license.   A good team player with an excellent communication, organizational and analytical skills. Strong attention to detail and problem solving skills. Able to work quickly and with a high degree of accuracy. Flexible, able to adapt easily to changes in assignments. 


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