Retail Intelligence Analyst

<p><strong>Acosta is proud to foster a corporate culture that is empowering, inclusive and responsible. Our values center on people, integrity, results, trust, teamwork, innovation, and balance. Having associates who live these values and have a great passion for what they do makes Acosta a terrific company to work for.</strong></p>

Jacksonville, FL

Acosta - Corporate

<p><strong>Acosta is the engine that drives greater sales and market share for consumer goods manufacturers and retailers around the world. A privately held sales and marketing agency based in Jacksonville, Fla., Acosta has more than 100 offices around the world with over 30,000 employees. Learn more about how our values, services and, most importantly, people are changing the CPG experience with proven results.</strong></p> <p><strong>Acosta is proud to foster a corporate culture that is empowering, inclusive and responsible. Our values center on people, integrity, results, trust, teamwork, innovation, and balance. Having associates who live these values and have a great passion for what they do makes Acosta a terrific company to work for.</strong></p> https://www.acosta.com/

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Full-Time

Overview: The Retail Intelligence Analyst position will focus on providing insights regarding retail opportunities and industry trends to help support business initiatives. Incumbent must adapt well to quickly changing environments and collaborate effectively with other team members by sharing new and exciting discoveries related to process improvements.
Responsibilities: <ul> <li> <p>Support data-driven decisions to keep Clients&rsquo; competitive in the marketplace thru the utilization of the following data sources and tools. (Cognos, IRI, Nielsen, Spectra, POS data, Etc.)</p> </li> <li> <p>Recommends controls by identifying problems; writing improved procedures.</p> </li> <li> <p>Interpreting data relative to business needs and translating them into application and operational requirements.</p> </li> <li> <p>Present data in clear and meaningful fashion, stay up to date on data visualization trends and theory</p> </li> <li> <p>Builds adhoc reports for review from other departments or management on a must-need basis</p> </li> <li> <p>Improves systems by studying current practices; designing modifications.</p> </li> </ul>
Requirements: <ul> <li> <p>Bachelor&rsquo;s Degree in Finance or other applicable major or equivalent work experience</p> </li> <li> <p>1-3 years equivalent work experience;</p> </li> <li> <p>1 year supervisory/management experience.</p> </li> <li> <p>Must be computer literate with a degree of proficiency in Windows and related software applications including spreadsheets, word processing, graphics, e-mail, fax ability, database management. Intermediate proficiency level using Microsoft Excel. (Pivot Tables, Look-ups, graphs, macros etc.)</p> </li> <li> <p>Strong presentation skills.</p> </li> <li> <p>Working knowledge and experience with ACNielsen NITRO, IRI Xlerate, Spectra, and Acosta&rsquo;s proprietary systems is preferred.</p> </li> <li> <p>Excellent verbal and written communication skills and the ability to interact professionally with a diverse group, executives, managers, and subject matter experts.</p> </li> </ul>