Posted: Thursday, May 11, 2017 1:52 AM
WHO WE ARE:We are passionate about the well:being of our associates, consumers and farmers and contribute to vibrant living by making it easy and fun to eat well, while protecting the environment. WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR:Are you optimistic about your future and eager to take charge of your career? Are you a resilient individual who enjoys developing creative solutions to overcome obstacles? As part of the Dole Business Analytics group, this is an exciting position structured to accelerate development for ambitious self:starters for advancement within the Dole Packaged Foods retail sales division. This opportunity is ideal for those with long:term goals of pursuing a sales or marketing management career. PRIMARY PURPOSE OF POSITION: The Business Analyst for Dole Packaged Foods maintains forecast files, analyzes post promotion execution, tracks new item performance, and uses IRI to proactively identify segment trends, competitive trends, and Dole opportunities. 25 : Maintain Forecast FilesUpdate Excel sheets with data from DoleA?s reporting systems.Track promotional performance using IRI and updates forecast sheetsMaintains forecast models 20 : Analyze in store promotion programs to meet account performance objectives, and present post promotion analysis to managementCoordinate analysis across all geographies and divisions.Provide analysis, proposals, and recommendations related to promotion performance and effectiveness.25 : Track New Item PerformanceBenchmark new item performancePresent insights to relevant teams and use expertise to forecast new itemsCoordinate Sales information for New Item launches30 : Use IRI to proactively identify segment trends, competitive trends, and Dole opportunities.Use IRI to perform periodic business updates.Develop action plans based on findings and present to department management and Marketing.Other duties as assigned.KNOWLEDGE AND SKILL REQUIREMENTS:Strong familiarity with the issues and processes involved in selling to the retail grocery tradeStrong experience with financial, syndicated data, and general business analysis.Previous success with championing recommendations to headquarters management.High:Intermediate to Advanced Excel and PowerPoint skills. Strong spreadsheet abilities are important. KEY COMPETENCIES REQUIRED:Highly proactive problem solverNeed strong problem solving skills using both quantitative and qualitative techniquesMust enjoy working independently in a fast:paced analytic environmentGood at motivating and persuading many types of peopleStrong organizational skills, able to manage multiple prioritiesEDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS: BachelorA?s degree in business:related majorPHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:Ability to sit and use a computer for extended periods of time; ability to answer phones, and utilize a variety of office equipment. Ability to lift a minimum of 15 lbs. and reach overhead.TRAVEL REQUIREMENTS:Occasional travel may be required. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or on the basis of disability.
• Location: San Fernando Valley, westlake village
• Post ID: 115689868 sanfernandovalley