Acosta Sales & Marketing Retail Intelligence Analyst (CPG) in Brea, California


The Retail Intelligence Analyst position will focus on supporting retail execution by providing insights using both scan-based data and proprietary retail data to identify opportunities and industry trends to help support business initiatives. Incumbent must possess strong Excel skills, and have the ability to convert large amounts of data into actionable recommendations. Incumbent must also adapt well to quickly changing environments and collaborate effectively with other team members by sharing new and exciting discoveries related to process improvements.


  • Support data-driven decisions to keep Clients’ competitive in the marketplace thru the utilization of the following data sources and tools. (Cognos, IRI, Nielsen, Spectra, POS data, Etc.)

  • Recommends controls by identifying problems; writing improved procedures.

  • Interpreting data relative to business needs and translating them into application and operational requirements.

  • Present data in clear and meaningful fashion, stay up to date on data visualization trends and theory

  • Builds adhoc reports for review from other departments or management on a must-need basis

  • Improves systems by studying current practices; designing modifications.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Finance or other applicable major or equivalent work experience

  • 1-3 years equivalent work experience;

  • 1 year supervisory/management experience.

  • Must be computer literate with a degree of proficiency in Windows and related software applications including spreadsheets, word processing, graphics, e-mail, fax ability, database management. Intermediate proficiency level using Microsoft Excel. (Pivot Tables, Look-ups, graphs, macros etc.)

  • Strong presentation skills.

  • Working knowledge and experience with ACNielsen NITRO, IRI Xlerate, Spectra, and Acosta’s proprietary systems is preferred.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills and the ability to interact professionally with a diverse group, executives, managers, and subject matter experts.

Acosta Sales & Marketing is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Job ID 2017-128741

Work City Brea

PCN 194941

Work State US-CA

Position Type Regular Full-Time

Work Zip 92821

Starting average hours per week ..

Category Corporate Jobs