Acosta Sales & Marketing Senior Retail Analyst (CPG) in Tampa, Florida
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.
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.
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
Work State US-FL-Jacksonville
Position Type Regular Full-Time
Work Zip 32244
Starting average hours per week 37.5 +