Customer Analyst Walmart (Future Consumption)
Sales Analyst, Walmart is responsible for enabling the customer team with full analytical support for the Mars Wrigley business. This role is expected to create, deliver and maintain reporting and analysis in support of the customer team to deliver objectives of: revenue, growth, profit, product/assortment, placement/everyday shelving, merchandising, pricing and promotions.
What are we looking for?
2 years Business Analytics experience preferably in Sales, Category Management, Operations, and/or Finance
The knowledge, skills, and abilities typically acquired through the completion of a bachelor’s degree program in a related field, or equivalent work experience.
Proficient in Microsoft Word, Power Point and Excel
Ability to travel 15% of the time
Successful completion of a drug and background screen
Nice to Have:
3+ years Business Analytics experience preferably in Sales, Category Management, Operations, and/or Finance
CPG Industry experience
Strong Analytical Skills
MBA or Advanced degree
What would be your key responsibilities?
With full understanding of the annual customer business planning, customer solutions and company objectives, this role enables the customer team in all activity by:
Creating and producing reports to perform a wide range of analytics that drive insights and actionable items to be used by customer team
Assembling analysis/reports from multiple data sources (Nielsen, Retail Link, Compass) that tracks achievement, yields insights and supports the development of customer solutions that benefits customer and company
Seeking ways (projects) to deliver continual improvement in the process (better, faster) that deliver data that leads to action that builds the business, prevents issues and advances decision making
Developing expertise in leveraging available tools and processes
Developing processes that deliver required analysis timely and effectively (both routine analysis and special analysis); support fact based information needed by customer team
Being a communication link between internal and external partners; represent customer team at appropriate internal meetings and/or customer meetings
What can you expect from Mars?
The opportunity to learn, develop and take charge of your own career.
An industry competitive salary and benefits package.
To be respected and valued.
The Five Principles at the center of every decision we make
The opportunity to work cross functionally, add value and impact a better world for generations to come.
Mars is a family-owned business with more than $35 billion in global sales. We produce some of the world’s best-loved brands: M&M’s®, SNICKERS®, TWIX®, MILKY WAY®, DOVE®, PEDIGREE®, ROYAL CANIN®, WHISKAS®, EXTRA®, ORBIT®, 5™, SKITTLES®, BEN’S ORIGINAL® and COCOAVIA®. Alongside our consumer brands, we proudly take care of half of the world’s pets through our nutrition, health and services businesses such as Banfield Pet Hospitals™, BluePearl®, Linnaeus, AniCura, VCA™ and Pet Partners™. Headquartered in McLean, VA, Mars operates in more than 80 countries. The Mars Five Principles – Quality, Responsibility, Mutuality, Efficiency and Freedom – inspire our 130,000 Associates into taking action every day towards creating the world we want tomorrow.
Mars is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. If you need assistance or an accommodation during the application process because of a disability, it is available upon request. The company is pleased to provide such assistance, and no applicant will be penalized as a result of such a request.