Business Analyst (closed)
Location: Toronto, GTA area
Our client is a large, well known CPG company and they are looking for a savvy business analyst to join their team!
PLEASE NOTE! This is not an IT role; those who have an IT background will not be contacted.
The ideal candidate will be responsible for:
Collecting, preparing and analyzing weekly retails sales, consumersales and profitability results to determine impact on account
Identify market trends by item and category for consumer for both new and existing items; licensed items retail price, ad and media
Once observed trends, identify required actions and make solid recommendations to stakeholders
Analyst customers sales information where available to identify sales opportunity
Work with Customer Development Directors and Managers to align the forecast plan for the customer (retail budget internal reports)
Monthly assessments with Demand Planning submissions to ensure customer forecasts are accurate and in line
Evaluate and analyze actual forecast performance against objectives/plans
Track and analyze account advertising pans and results to determine impact
Produce POS sales Retail Sales and consumer sales reports on a weekly basis
Assist in presentations of new item creation reports for sales team
Enter and update internal system to ensure program forecasts are captured
A University Degree in Business Administration or related area of study.
A minimum of 1-2 years of business analyst or related experience a MUST
Experience with children’s products an asset.
Sales support and Consumer Packaged Goods (CPG) experience is preferred
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Organized and detail focused
Strong analytical skills
Compensation: To be discussed with potential applicants; includes great base salary + FANTASTIC bonus structure + full benefits + vacation and a great working environment.
How to apply: Please forward your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org