Marketing Analyst - Other Areas

Starts Within a Couple Weeks
Duration Months
Status Freelance
Rate Up to $34/hr (DOE)
Our CPG client is hiring a Marketing Analyst to work on a 11 month gig!

The Merchandising Strategy Analyst (Contractor) will play an important role on a Category Management team managing many of the day-to-day operational activities as well as supporting longer term strategic initiatives. The ultimate goal of this role is to support category level decision making to drive sales and profitability and establish clear market superiority.

As Marketing Analyst, you'll:
- Provide detailed business analysis to the Category Management Team(s) and support a subset of categories within the Edibles Team
- Performing root cause analysis, problem resolution, category research and identifying potential strategic opportunities
- Collaborate with the Category Management Team(s) to scope and plan any and all financial and quantitative analyses that will aid in day-to-day management of the business and yield critical answers to longer-term strategic questions
- Run Daily sales, seasonal reporting, weekly vendor reporting and analyze market data to assist in decision making
- Attend seasonal meetings and work with Category Management teams to assist with item selection and coordinate all billing and end of cycle disposition

The ideal Marketing Analyst for this role has:
- Three to five years analytical experience in a business environment.
- Communications, Marketing or similar bachelor's degree
- Ability to dissect a problem into an organized approach, structure analysis, and develop recommended solutions providing actionable insights
- Ability to run and manage quantitative analysis in a defect-free manner
- Mastery of Microsoft Excel is expected in this role
- A history of work and/or passion for the retail/consumer industry
- Ability to communicate effectively, succinctly and professionally, both verbally and on paper.
- Motivated team player able to effectively collaborate with many individuals including the Category Merchandising team(s), functional and divisional leaders, Cross-functional Support Teams, Field Management and Vendor Partners

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