Category Analyst

Employment Permanent Date display: 01/12/2021 #Ref.:5585

Salary :

Activity area : Consumer goods

Post category : Sales

Province : Quebec

Region : Bois-Franc, Lanaudiere, Laurentians, Laval, Mauricie, Monteregie, Montreal, Montreal and surroundings, Quebec, Quebec and surroundings

Recruiter : Julie Laurin

Contact us : jlaurin@st-amour.com

Job description :

*Home base position*

Our client, a leading consumer data analytics company, is currently seeking an Analyst. The position will be based at home within the province of Quebec.

Main tasks :

  • Support clients in their strategic thinking in order to clearly identify their needs, analyze client problems, target relevant information and make timely recommendations
  • Perform category analysis and reviews to optimize strategies and opportunities related to consumer information, marketing, assortments, shelves, merchandising, pricing and promotions.
  • Maintain the ability to keep the perspectives of manufacturers and retailers in mind at all times; able to think through multiple divergent paths and understand the implications for all

Skills and qualifications :

  • 1 to 4 years of experience in the consumer goods industry
  • Strong knowledge of sales data systems: Nielsen, Dunnhumby, IRI, Precima, etc. (an advantage)
  • Bilingual
  • University degree
  • Agility to adapt to changes and identify opportunities to improve different ways of doing things
  • Strong interpersonal, leadership and communication skills
  • Excellent analytical skills and the ability to perform complex data analyzes