PT Retail Visual Merchandise Support- Hershey's Chocolate World in Hershey, Pennsylvania | DiversityInc Careers

PT Retail Visual Merchandise Support- Hershey's Chocolate World

Job Location: Hershey, PA


Hershey’s Chocolate World is the most popular brand experience in the world. Nearly four million guests visit our location in Hershey, Pennsylvania every year. Our guests come to experience our attractions, enjoy dining in our food court, and shopping for souvenirs, treats and gifts. Part of what makes our guests’ experience so amazing is the exceptional customer service our team provides. In fact, our mission is to create extraordinary impressions through our people. If you would like to be part of the Hershey Chocolate World team that brings our mission to life every day, keep reading to find a career that fits your interest and abilities.


Summary: The Retail Merchandise Support will develop and maintain store planograms that will contribute to the overall merchandising of products per store by creating planograms based on assortment plans, new products and seasonal sets. They will also validate that the integrity of the Planogram database is maintained and that all planograms produced are accurate based on the information supplied and follows the Merchandising Guideline set by Management.

This is a part-time position located in Hershey, Pennsylvania. The company will not provide relocation assistance or other employment benefits for this position. This position will have a flexible schedule up to about 25 hours/week, and may include overnight, weekend and holiday scheduling. This position has a starting hourly rate of $12.00 or more based on experience.

Major Duties/Responsibilities:    


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Summary of major duties:



Maintains Visual and Merchandising of Retail Sales Floor

Develop and maintain store planograms based on assortment plans, new product and seasonal sets.



Maintains Customer Experience

Will validate that the integrity of the Planogram database is maintained and that all planograms produced are accurate and followed by the retail teams.



Maintains Trend Research

Maintains and updates team on visual merchandising trends that impact Retail and Attraction based communities. Shares information in a timely manner with HCW teams and partners to provide insights to solve merchandising/visual/sales trend issues



















Minimum knowledge, skills and abilities required to successfully perform major duties/responsibilities: 

  • Must have Strong understanding of retail merchandising and visual creativity
  • 2 - 4 Years JDA or equivalent Space Planning/automation software, JDA greatly preferred
  • Must have ability to meet deadlines and handle multiple priorities and tasks
  • Must be able to communicate effectively with guests and fellow coworkers
  • Research and troubleshoot problems with merchandising programs and recommend solutions.
  • Job requires sitting/standing/walking which may at times be for prolonged periods
  • There will be repetitive motion of the fingers, hands, and wrists during keyboarding.
  • Positive work ethic with a willingness to engage with and love the Hershey’s Brand


Minimum Education and Experience Requirements:  

  • Must be at least 18 years old
  • Education: High School Diploma or GED Equivalent required. Bachelor’s degree program in Business Administration, Retail Merchandising or a related degree is preferred, but not required.


*Please make sure to upload a resume when applying.  



The Hershey Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The policy of The Hershey Company is to extend opportunities to qualified applicants and employees on an equal basis regardless of an individual's race, color, gender, age, national origin, religion, citizenship status, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, transgender status, physical or mental disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, pregnancy, or any other categories protected by applicable federal, state or local laws.


The Hershey Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veterans