Retail Visual Merchandiser

Calgary, AB

The Retail Visual Merchandiser plays a key role in bringing Canna Cabana’s recreational cannabis strategy to life in our retail stores. In partnership with senior management, the Retail Visual Merchandiser be responsible for developing & activating in-store marketing and merchandising plans that are relevant to our customers and capture their imagination, passion & loyalty.

The ideal Retail Visual Merchandiser has a passion for cannabis and is experienced in developing in-store marketing and merchandising plans that are relevant to our target cannabis customer

A day in the life:

  • Creating planograms and communication for in-store marketing shelf setups
  • Auditing our retail network of stores and ensuring merchandising, signage and implementation of ongoing campaigns is to standard
  • Working with district/area managers to achieve merchandising compliance across all stores
  • Providing direction and guides for new store openings
  • Working with Category Management to ensure merchandising opportunities are identified and addressed
  • Taking initiative in identifying merchandising gaps/improvement
  • Ordering signage/assets via our internal design department, as needed for stores

You’ll be great for this role if you have:

  • Min. 5 years of Merchandising experience
  • Created planograms and communication for retail stores previously, in a strategic role (required)
  • Attention to detail, are highly organized and like ensuring communications to stores are clear, accurate, and easy to follow
  • Knowledge of cannabis and accessories
  • High proficiency in Excel - sorting, filtering, basic functions, etc. (Requirement)
  • Adobe InDesign skills (a bonus)
  • A vehicle for travel (travel will occur on a bi-weekly basis or as determined with Manager)

Additional points: The job posting reflects the general details considered necessary to describe the principal functions and duties as required for proper evaluation of the job. There may be additional duties, responsibilities and qualifications for this job.