Retail merchandisers work in big retail stores where their primary responsibility is to assist the buying team with purchasing products for the store.
They decide the quantity of the items following budgets and do any bargaining that needs to be done.
Here is a sample of a cover letter for this position that shows us how a retail merchandiser will apply for a job.
Related: Retail Merchandiser Resume
288 E Wiser Lake Road
Lynden, WA 83939
robertr @ email . com
August 23, 2018
Mr. Christopher Gale
9033 W Jacobs Road
Lynden, WA 73833
Dear Mr. Gale:
As an extremely organized and detail oriented individual, I would like to be considered for Retail Merchandiser position at K-Mart. Owing to my hands-on experience, knowledge of best practices that govern retail merchandising activities along with excellent communication skills, I am confident that I would effectively contribute to maximizing the efficiency of your Merchandising department.
I have a track record of success managing a variety of merchandising activities over the years. I bank highly on my ability to build positive relationships with key retail accounts to execute timely and effective product selling initiatives. Apart from regular buying activities, I possess the insight for interviewing suppliers and bargaining prices, discounts, credit terms and transportation arrangements. Moreover, I am highly skilled in supervising the distribution of stock to outlets and maintain sufficient stock levels. Since I am a meticulous professional, I comprehend the need to keep ongoing communication with team members and the higher management.
This Retail Merchandiser position at the K-Mart is a fascinating opportunity for me to utilize my potential in the right direction. I would like to discuss my skills and abilities with you in person. I will call your office next Friday to arrange an interview. Besides, I will be available on my cellular phone at (010) 655-5241.
Thank you for your time and consideration.