Field Sales Assistant/Merchandiser

Sales Timaru Part-time New Zealand

Job Description

JDE Peet’s is looking for a committed field sales assistant/merchandiser to ensure quality JDE Peet’s products are always available to be purchased by the shopper in Timaru, South Island. You will be responsible for:

  • Merchandise and build displays: Fill shelves and build and fill off location displays to a specified store planogram and layouts as advised by a Field Sales Specialist.
  • Store Liaison: Liaise with appropriate store staff to ensure adequate stock is always available to merchandise shelves/displays.
  • Stock Rotation: All stock is to be rotated and products with low shelf life reported to your manager.
  • Store Compliance: Complete compliance checks - products have correct shelf tickets and/or promo tickets and are in correct flow on the shelf.


For this role as a Field Sales Assistant / Merchandiser, you will work 8 hours per week spread across Monday, Wednesday and Friday.

You may be requested to work more hours in case of special events such as relays, for which you will of course be compensated.

The successful candidate will have: 

  • Unrestricted work visa, a valid driver’s license and a car at your disposal
  • Current Safe in Store Pass
  • Proven experience within a similar merchandising role
  • Able to work autonomously while following processes in place
  • Ability to start after 10PM, or early mornings, with flexibility to work additional hours if required 
  • This job is a perfect part time side job, easy to combine with studies or another job!


Additional Information

If you think you're up for a new challenge just like this, please grab a cuppa, brush up your CV and apply now. If you have any questions you'd like to ask before applying, feel free to send an e-mail to NZ Talent (

Note: No applications are handled via e-mail.


What’s it like to work at JDE?

JDE Peet’s is the world's leading pure-play coffee and tea company, serving approximately 4,200 cups of coffee or tea per second, and is headquartered in the Netherlands. For more than 265 years, we’ve been inspired by the belief that it’s amazing what can happen over a cup of coffee. We unleash the possibilities of coffee and tea in more than 100 countries with a portfolio of over 50 brands including Kiwi favourites such as Moccona, L’OR, Hummingbird, Bell Tea, Jed’s, Ti Ora and more. In 2022, JDE Peet’s generated total sales of close to 15 billion NZD and employed a global workforce of more than 20,000 employees.

We offer our people a range of learning and development programs to support their personal growth and we believe that a diverse and inclusive culture enables us to serve every coffee and tea lover in the best possible way.

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