Acosta Sales & Marketing Senior Retail Analyst (CPG) in Tampa, Florida

Overview:

This position wil provide analytical support to internal Acosta driven initiatives including category reviews, new item presentations, scorecards, assortment/shelving, price/promotion and ad-hoc analytics. The Senior Analyst manages projects independently and communicates directly with the team and directly with Acosta sales associates relating to successful completion of projects and initiatives.

Responsibilities:

  • Organizes and analyzes data from available data sources including IRI, Nielsen, Spectra, POS data, Nielsen Homescan and others to support Acosta projects and initiatives with little or no direction.

  • Consult with internal teams as directed; develop and create analysis presentations with insight and recommendations to support projects.

  • Design and build reports and analyses; provide data analysis and recommendations in support of Acosta initiatives and projects.

  • Independently communicate with Acosta project directors and Acosta sales associates on status of projects.

  • Contribute ideas and participate in the creation of the development of new Acosta tools and systems.

  • Miscellaneous duties as assigned.

Qualifications:

  • Must have college degree and at least two years of prior relevant experience in marketing/retail analysis (or previous experience as an Analyst) with specific knowledge of IRI and/or AC Nielsen systems or other data gathering systems and their uses in creating reports preferred.

  • Must be computer literate with a degree of proficiency in Windows and related software applications including spreadsheets, word processing, graphics, e-mail, database management, and prefer experience with AC Nielsen NITRO, Spectra, and IRI’s XLerate.

  • Must be able to effectively communicate with others. Must be able to operate a calculator, computer, printer, 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 2017-129089

Work City Jacksonville

PCN SOURCING

Work State US-FL-Jacksonville

US-FL-Tampa

US-MA-Marlborough

US-NC-Charlotte

US-ID-Boise

US-MN-Eden Prairie

US-MI-Grand Rapids

Position Type Regular Full-Time

Work Zip 32244

Starting average hours per week 37.5 +