Acosta Sales & Marketing Retail Analyst in Charlotte, North Carolina

Overview:

The Retail Analyst primary responsibility of this position is to provide analysis and supporting recommendations for the Retail Analytics team, supporting internal retail-driven initiatives and external client reporting and initiatives.

Responsibilities:

  • Organizes and analyzes data from available data sources including iQubed, IRI, Nielsen, Spectra, POS data, Nielsen Homescan and others to support retail reporting, projects and initiatives.

  • Manage deliverables and requests for assigned clients to include new item, coverage, merchandising objectives, voids/chronic out of stocks, and other client projects.

  • As assigned, create analysis, recommendations and presentations to support retail initiatives and projects.

  • As assigned, develop standard templates, scorecards and benchmarking capability across customer teams and region.

  • As assigned, deliver retail analysis presentations to both internal and external contacts.

  • Provide support and recommendations for improvements to tools and information used within retail analytics.

  • Miscellaneous duties as assigned

Qualifications:

  • Must have college degree or three to five years experience in marketing/retail analysis (or previous experience as an Analyst). Specific knowledge of IRI and/or ACNielsen systems, other data gathering systems and their uses in creating reports, recommendations and presentations is desired.

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

  • Must be able to effectively communicate with others. Must be able to operate a calculator, computer, and a printer, fax machine, telephone and copy machine.

  • Must be able to make presentations coupled with excellent written and verbal communication skills.

Acosta Sales & Marketing is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Job ID 2017-126407

Work City Cincinnati

PCN 178937

Work State US-OH-Cincinnati

US-FL-Jacksonville

US-TX-Dallas

US-NC-Charlotte

Position Type Regular Full-Time

Work Zip 45241

Starting average hours per week 37.5 +