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Acosta Sales & Marketing Space Planner (JDA) in Lubbock, Texas

Overview

At Acosta, we attract and develop people who have a drive to be successful.

Are you interested in combining creativity and financial data to design efficient and effective Planograms that will drive sales & category growth?

Then check out what's needed to be a part of this team!

Responsibilities

Essential Functions:

  • Provide space management and section merchandising on the assigned categories at the assigned customers. This includes analysis of financial data and the ability to provide space related insights at both the account and market level.

  • Participate in the development and maintenance of client-specific reporting that measures performance against strategies and objectives.

  • Developing andinsuringthat planograms meet both the Customer’s and Client’s visual standards, all the while increasing space for brands represented by Acosta based on sales performance.

  • Set up and run team meetings with BM and clients to discuss client needs and upcoming projects.

  • Maintain and update all plan-o-grams for assigned categories and/or sections for assigned customers

  • Responsible for quality control of data sources and ensuring accuracy of deliverables, often requiring engagement with other BI associates and data/tool vendors.

  • Perform user-acceptance-testing for space management tools.

Qualifications

Education Requirements:

  • Must have 2 – 3 years of industry level experience or an Associate’s Degree

Work Experience Requirements:

  • Knowledge in Apollo, Spaceman, orProspaceSpace Management Software or reset/merchandising experience.

  • Proficient in Excel, Word, PowerPoint

  • Able to clearly and concisely communicate relevant information.

  • Identifies and leverages relevant data to diagnose situations and identify potential solutions.

  • Able to effectively and independently conduct data mining utilizing CPG math concepts and tools.

  • Ability to manage multiple projects and strong organizational skills is preferred.

  • Must be a self-starter and be willing to take ownership in your responsibilities as well as your career path.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Requirements:

  • Must be able to demonstrate an intermediate degree of proficiency in Windows and related software applications including Excel and PowerPoint. Knowledge of Power BI and advanced macros would be a strong asset.

  • Experience with syndicated data and/or space management tools would be an asset.

  • Must be able to effectively communicate and interact with others and work effectively within a team.

  • Demonstrates a drive for results, pursuing assigned tasks with energy and a desire to achieve.

  • Able to understand and apply basic math and CPG principles in achievement of assigned work.

Work State US-TX-Lubbock

Job ID 2020-179176

Work City Lubbock

PCN 237701

Position Type Regular Full-Time

Work Zip 79404

Starting average hours per week 37.5 +

Category Corporate Jobs

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