Dis-Chem Pharmacies require the committed services of a Health Focus Intern for their Stores in the Gauteng Region. Successful applicants will be required to work in Dis-
Chem stores specifically in the functional foods, nutrition, vitamins and sports supplements department.
Matric Grade 12 and or Higher Certificate with a minimum of Math Lit 50%
Qualification in BSc Biomedicine / BSc Biotechnology
Experience in the Health industry (vitamins, supplements or health foods).
Job description :
Maximize the relevant category turnover and profit within the health department.
Assisting customers, ensuring optimal service within the health category.
Manage, deal and report customer complaints and complements.
To ensure that a high standard of merchandising and displays are in maintained in the health department.
Implement promotional displays and merchandising.
Follow the Health department administrative processes and procedures, including but not limited to weekly returns, stock control and monitoring of stock levels.
Ensure stock rotation on FIFO (First in, first out) basis.
Conduct monthly promotions and actively promote the Dis-Chem brand.
Competencies : Essential :
Knowledge of retail, sales, customer service, product knowledge and stock control.
English Read, write and speak. Customer Service.
Basic financial knowledge
Be a team player and customer service orientated - Be able to deal with customer complaints and queries.
Be able to work according to a task schedule. Good time management.
2nd Additional language.
Be able to read and interpret sales and stock reports.
Special conditions of employment :
Flexi Hours Per employment contract
Driver’s license and / or own reliable transport
Be able and willing to work Retail Hours Weekends / Public Holidays and Overtime
Remuneration and benefits :