McKesson Coordinator Merchandising in Markham, Canada

McKesson is in the business of better health and we touch the lives of patients in virtually every aspect of healthcare. At McKesson Canada, we touch the lives of 12 million Canadians every day. We carry more than 35,000 products in 17 distribution centers and ultimately provide distribution to 6,300 retail pharmacies, 1,350 hospitals, long-term care centers, clinics and institutions all over Canada. But we're so much more than a distribution company. We've automated 2,500 retail pharmacies and dispense over 100 million doses a year through our automation solutions. Manufacturers, healthcare providers and patients count on us for a full range of services that contribute to the quality and safety of care for us all.

At McKesson Canada, you’ll help us carry out our mission to improve lives and advance healthcare. Working here is your opportunity to shape an industry that’s vital to us all. Job Summary:Reporting to the Manager of Merchandise Services, this role is responsible for providing support which would include but not limited to: coordination of Front Store programs and services, sales coordination, promotional data input and data analysis.Specific Responsibilities:

• Coordinates all Item listings and maintains the data integrity of the merchandising system by managing product data to ensure cost and product information is accurate• Coordinates Promotional schedules, system entries and communication to category and merchandising management• Coordinate promotional activities for flyers, in-store promotions and special events in accordance with set schedules• Create/maintain Promotional store groups and profiles and facilitate Promotional downloads to stores • Maintains Front Store promotional processes to ensure efficient promotional tools and services are provided to membership• Provides validation processes for items, flyers, in-store promotions and special events to ensure data integrity • Facilitate contract agreement sign off process, tracking and system entries • Promotional analysis and reporting for the Category & Merchandising management teams• Performs margin and pricing analysis to support key business initiatives as required• Facilitate distribution communications between category management and stores• Facilitates flyer creation and proofing to ensure data integrity• Work closely with internal groups: Category Managers, Category Coordinators and Merchandising team• Involved in analytics for program proposals and meetings• Supports planogram creation and listings• Facilitates local store promotions with operations and merchandising• Supports data and system integrity for the annual Showcase• Respond to ad hoc merchandising requests• Perform other duties as assigned General Responsibilities:• Must be flexible and able to work as a team member and independently• Key contributor of organizing all merchandising programs and services and ensuring all deadlines and obstacles are met and dealt with effectively and professionally• Must be able to interact successfully with all levels of executives, peers, customers, etc. Qualifications Position Requirements:• 2-3 year College diploma in a related discipline required; University Degree preferred• 2-3 years experience in Merchandising, preferably in a retail environment• Excellent communication both verbal and written• Strong financial and analytical skills• Excellent time management and organizational skills• Must possess a positive attitude and high energy• Advanced Microsoft Office skills – Excel, Word and Power Point • Proven ability to work in a fast-paced environment and able prioritize workload accordinglyBenefits & Company StatementMcKesson believes superior performance – individual and team – that helps us drive innovations and solutions to promote better health should be recognized and rewarded. We provide a competitive compensation program to attract, retain and motivate a high-performance workforce, and it’s flexible enough to meet the different needs of our diverse employee population.We are in the business of better health and we touch the lives of patients in virtually every aspect of healthcare. We partner with payers, hospitals, physician offices, pharmacies, pharmaceutical companies and others across the spectrum of care to build healthier organizations that deliver better care to patients in every setting.But we can’t do it without you. Every single McKesson employee contributes to our mission—whatever your title, whatever your role, you act as a catalyst in a chain of events that helps millions of people all over the globe. Talented, compassionate people are the future of our company—and of healthcare. At McKesson, you’ll collaborate on the products and solutions that help us carry out our mission to improve lives and advance healthcare. Working here is your opportunity to shape an industry that’s vital to us all.McKesson is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer – minorities/females/veterans/persons with disabilities.Qualified applicants will not be disqualified from consideration for employment based upon criminal history.Agency StatementNo agencies please.Recruiting Disclaimer The material contained herein is provided for informational purpose only. All open jobs offered by McKesson Canada on this recruitment system are subject to specific job skill requirements. The job skill requirements, qualifications, and preferred experience are determined by a subsidiary, office or department within the company which is offering the position, and all positions are subject to local prevailing employment laws and restrictions. This would include immigration laws pertaining to work authorization requirements and any other applicable government permissions or compliance. 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