State of Georgia Web Merchandise Specialist in Fulton, Georgia

/(Hiring salary will be based on experience, credentials, pay equity, and statewide rules)/



(Position may be eligible for alternative work schedule)__

The Surplus Property division is responsible for the distribution and disposal of state and federal personal property (not real estate).and we have redefined the way state entities handle assets such as vehicles, office furniture/equipment, shop and road equipment, a virtual operation with the redistribution and sale of surplus property via the internet.

We have an immediate opening for aWeb Merchandise Specialist. In this role you will utilize your ability to analyze data and information, compose advertisements, process transactions and provide technical assistance to various external entities who seek assistance in disposing of property.

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Experience in customer support experience in web merchandise sales with strong internet search/use skills

  • Exceptional customer service skills and ability to interact with customers at all levels

  • Excellent attention to detail with strong analytic, problem solving and research skills

  • Ability to follow-up on issues, problems or requests when appropriate

  • Excellent oral and written communication and presentation skills with strong interpersonal skills

  • Technical competence to interpret and apply information to work tasks

  • Ability to learn from written material such as manuals, functional area standard operating procedures, etc.

  • Strong Microsoft Office skills including Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint

Job Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Use keen attention to detail and compose description of items for sale; organize and communicate item description for advertising in words that are clear and relevant to the property in order to optimize sale potential

  • Analyze each request and use independent judgment to determine the best course of action needed for the property to get best sale results (maximize profits)

  • Ensure that documents and items conform to prescribed procedures and standards

  • Compile all necessary information needed to complete the full life cycle functions required to post items for sale, or recommend for disposal

  • Process internet sales transactions from start to finish; create product advertising descriptions to showcase items for sale; determine the most profitable place to advertise property

  • Utilize your research capabilities to gather product information on the items that are not familiar

  • Daily review of documentation received from various state agencies in regards to requests for property disposal

  • Complete the processing of documents and perform data entry of information for all property disposal requests

  • Perform other duties as assigned; may include processing property utilization and eligibility application information

This position may require some travel.

Completion of a pre-employment background check is required.

Due to the volume of applications received, we are unable to provide information on application status by phone or email. Only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted by the hiring agency.

This position is subject to close at any time once a satisfactory applicant pool has been identified.

DOAS is an equal opportunity employer**

When applying for this position, you will be asked if you meet the minimum qualifications for this position as stated below and may possibly be presented with additional questions to assess preferred qualifications. /Preference will be given to applicants who meet one or more of the preferred qualifications_and have demonstrated experience clearly indicated in their work history._/



  • Bachelor’s degree in business administration or related field or related field and Two or more years of experience to include business/product analysis, business operations support and data entry

  • Three or more years of experience in business/product analysis, business operations support and data entry

  • Intermediate level of proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access and Outlook

  • Government property disposal experience

  • One year of professional internet sales experience

  • National Property Management Association Certification

Bachelor's degree in business or related field from an accredited college or university AND One year of experience related to area of assignment.

Job: *Administrative & Operations Support

Organization: *Ga. Dept. of Admin. Services

Title: Web Merchandise Specialist

Location: GA-Fulton-Atlanta

Requisition ID: ADM06HL