Understand business needs and objectives
Develop strategies for effective data analysis and reporting
Define company-wide metrics and relevant data sources
Select, configure and implement analytics solutions
Lead and develop a team of data analysts and manage related workload
Oversee all analytics operations to correct discrepancies and ensure quality
Extract reports from multiple sources (e.g. operations, IT, customer feedback)
Build systems to transform raw data into actionable business insights
Apply industry knowledge to interpret data and improve performance
Compile data into professional reports that support both findings and recommendations quantitatively and qualitatively
Keep abreast of industry news and trends
Works closely with our client partners to uncover areas of focus and develop and assign work to the team.
Comprehensive and clear understanding of retail environments and consumer insights to utilize when recommending effective in-market strategies.
Serves as a point of influence for the client and effectively communicates performance measurements and impact of initiatives.
Presents data to clients and all levels of management and gains buy-in based on credibility of analytics .
Clearly articulate compelling business insights and actions with data and context.
Manage intelligence requests that come from a variety of sources, at varying times, with varying beginning and end dates.
Leverage deliverables from management, information from trade publications and industry sites and synthesizes into actionable recommendations / information for management and / or clients.
Leverage analytics to develop solid Key Performance Indicator (KPI) strategies for field execution and / or account management.
Exceptional skills in creative problem solving, study and reporting design, time management, self-confidence, data mining, analysis, accountability, practicality, client relations, communication, and presentation .
Proven expert at linking data collected with overall channel strategy delivering sound recommendations.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS & EXPERIENCE :
Proven experience as an Analytics Manager or Data Scientist
Solid experience in data analysis and reporting; industry experience is a plus
Background in market research and project management
Strong Knowledge of Excel, R and SQL; familiarity with business intelligence tools (e.g. Tableau, SAS)
Superb communication skills
Analytical skills and strong organizational abilities
Attention to detail
Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Statistics, Data Management or a related field or equivalent experience.
Travel up to 10% to regional offices, client and / or vendor sites and retail establishments.
Premium offers a competitive salary along with a full benefits package including health, dental, vision, life insurance, long-
term disability, and paid time off. All supplementary benefits and employment practices are in compliance with all Canadian employment laws.
Today's consumer has more buying choices than ever. Smart retailers and manufacturers need every edge to compete in today's marketplace.
Premium Retail Services is that edge.
Premium acts as an extension of retailers and manufacturers in stores nationwide, ensuring shelves are stocked, product knowledge is conveyed, and technology is solving common retail challenges.
And we've been doing it since 1985.
So no matter the product or category - from vitamins to video games - Premium provides the people, programs and technology to deliver.
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PREMIUM CAREERS :
Retail experience? Check. An unbeatable work ethic? Check. A burning desire to be part of a team absolutely dedicated to delivering results for a who's who roster of clients? Check.
You might be Premium material.
Family owned and operated, Premium's strong and steady growth has made us an industry leader in retail merchandising, assisted sales, field marketing and retail technologies.
From our corporate headquarters in the suburbs of St. Louis to the thousands of Premium field representatives working in stores all across the country, the company offers exciting career opportunities in a variety of retail disciplines.
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