Category Analyst

Newark, NJ Job ID: 10533 Job Category: Consumer Products

Job ID: EB-5466631519
Category: Consumer Products
Location: Greater New York City Area, NY

Our fast-growing client is seeking a Category Analyst who will use syndicated data and internal business intelligence tools to assess trends across vendors, categories and brands in an effort to maximize sales. This is a great opportunity to be part of the decision-making process, get exposure to senior management, and be on a track for career growth!

Responsibilities include:

• Generate Sales and Gross Profit trend reports
• Perform SKU Optimizations by department & category
• Use syndicated data to generate reports to help identify trends
• Create demographic profiles and produce reports to monitor purchase behavior

Ideal candidates will have:

• Bachelors’ degree and 5+ years’ experience in the Consumer Package Goods industry
• Experience in category analytics and the use of syndicated data (IRI, Nielsen) is a must
• Ability to interpret data and transfer into selling opportunities
• Excellent analytical skills
• Excellent Excel, PowerPoint and Access skills