Category Analyst (Modulars)

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Cincinnati, OH

Acosta - Grocery

<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&nbsp;with more than 25,000 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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Regular Full-Time

Overview: The primary responsibility of this position is to provide for the integration of syndicated scanning data and/or demographic information into graphical presentations and/or category management business reviews within the assigned Marketing area.
Responsibilities: <ul><li>Coordinate with the branch marketing manager and/or the category development manager to implement strategic plans developed by sales and marketing for the market, hub, client or customer team. </li><li>As directed, create business reviews and presentations dealing with specific needs as they pertain to category management, top line reports, and "New Client Interviews". </li><li>Responsible for the use and understanding of IRI and ACNielsen syndicated scanning data, Spectra Demographic data and systems utilized to generate the information for category reviews.  </li><li>Analyze and create base marketing presentations for assigned clients within the market, hub, client or customer team. </li><li>Assist business managers, clients and/or trade contacts, marketing and MIS departments in order to fulfill requirements as needed within the market, hub, client or customer team. </li><li>Participate in local market presentations and assist in the operation of presentation equipment (computers, LCD Panel, overhead, etc.) as required. </li><li>Coordinate efforts and communications with the region's marketing hub to ensure all information and analytical requirements for the branch are being met. </li><li>Visiting customers in the market with business managers may be required. </li><li>Miscellaneous duties as assigned.</li></ul>
Requirements: <ul><li>Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience. </li><li>Prefer college degree or equivalent experience in marketing analysis (or previous experience as a category analyst) with specific knowledge or IRI and/or ACNielsen systems, data and their uses in building category business reviews. </li><li>Must be computer literate with a high degree of proficiency in Windows and related software applications including Excel, Word, PowerPoint, email, fax, database management, AC Nielsen, Spectra (in offices where applicable) and IRI data. </li><li>Must be able to effectively communicate with others. </li><li>Must be able to operate a calculator, computer, printer, fax machine, telephone and copy machine. </li><li>Must be able to make presentations coupled with excellent written and verbal communication skills. </li><li>Must be attentive to detail and accurate. </li><li>Must be able to effectively interact with peers, sales group and management teams. </li><li>Must be able to work effectively in a team environment. Acosta Sales & Marketing is an Equal Opportunity Employer     By submitting your application you agree with and accept the Acosta Privacy Statement and Terms of Conditions. US: http://acosta.jobs/privacy-policy-us/ Canada: http://acosta.jobs/privacy-policy-ca/</li></ul>