AF20346 - Merchandiser - Panatech | AF Electronics | Dubai

Department: Electronics
Country: United Arab Emirates
Location: Dubai | UAE
Closing Date: 20-Dec-2015
Al-Futtaim

Established in the 1930s as a trading business, Al-Futtaim is one of the most progressive regional business houses headquartered in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

Al-Futtaim employs in excess of 44,000 people, operates through more than 200 companies and represents more than 225 international brands across industries as diverse as retail and wholesale trading, distribution, real estate development, leisure and hospitality, insurance and financial services. The group has significantly expanded its business operations in recent years through a strategic acquisition plan and has entered a number of new territories, increasing its footprint beyond the GCC and Greater Middle East to encompass Africa, South East and North Asia, Australasia, East Africa and Europe.

Entrepreneurship and rigorous customer focus has enabled Al-Futtaim to grow its business by responding to the changing needs of the customers and societies in which it operates. Al-Futtaim is committed to offering customers an unrivalled choice of the world’s best brands with exceptional standards of customer service and after sales support.

Structured into four operational divisions; automotive, financial services, real estate and retail, Al-Futtaim maintains a decentralised approach, giving individual businesses flexibility and versatility to maintain a competitive stance. This benefits employees, providing a clearly defined work culture where individuals are empowered with authority and responsibility for their work.

The success of Al-Futtaim is attributed to proactively managing change whilst upholding the values of integrity, service and social responsibility. The majority of businesses, built on a portfolio of world leading brands, dominate their sector.

Al-Futtaim Electronics

All Al-Futtaim Electronics companies are supported by Techserve, who design, install and provide a one-stop service centre for audio visual systems, office automation and appliances. Al-Futtaim Electronics has a strong presence in Bahrain and Saudi Arabia where it also has a majority stake in, and management of Best Electronics, a significant player in consumer electronics retailing.

About the Business:

Al-Futtaim Panatech, part of the Al-Futtaim Group' Electronics and Engineering Division, is the sole distributor for Panasonic in UAE. The Panasonic brand name is synonymous with cutting edge technology, and is the only brand to have a diverse presence in multiple categories like Audio, Video, Home Appliances, Personal Products, Health & Beauty Care, Telecommunication, Office Automation, Professional Broadcasting, Air-conditioning, Security, Lighting and Building products.

About the Job:

In this role you will be responsible for:

  • Attending to customers and providing excellent customer service
  • Processing transactions quickly and accurately
  • Advising customers
  • Winning sales to meet targets
  • Maintaining effective eye-catching displays within the store
  • Keeping yourself updated of products, competitor products and prices
  • Following operating procedures
  • Providing customers with an enjoyable shopping experience.

 

About You:

To be successful in winning this role, you will be able to demonstrate:

  • Customer service skills
  • Excellent communication and negotiation skills ideally in multiple languages
  • Familiarity with computer use
  • Good presentation and excellent personal organisation
  • A passion for the retail industry
  • Comfort with shifts
  • Comfort with physical work
  • Ability to work in a team
  • Pride in achieving individual targets
  • Flexibility and punctuality.

 

Note: you will be required to attach the following: 1. Resume/CV
 
Al-Futtaim offers highly engaging and supportive work environments in a culture that values, recognises and rewards quality performance.