Posted 4 weeks ago

Marketing Analyst

Company: Edward Don & Company
Category: Analyst, Marketing

 Woodridge

Type: Full Time

Edward Don & Company seeks a Marketing Analyst to join their team. The Marketing Analyst is responsible for project management and analytics in support of RFP’s, line reviews, product conversions, SKU rationalizations, supplier performance, profitability improvement, and pricing strategies. Essential Duties:

  • Assist in conducting regular category reviews with preferred suppliers and senior management.
  • Analyze market trends to assist in developing respective merchandising plans.
  • Proactively interact with Sales and Sales Management to identify opportunities to increase sales and overall profitability.
  • Coordinate cross training of staff to maximize productivity and provide backup coverage of all functions.
  • Develop and present presentations to groups including suppliers, Sales and customers.
  • Support the Merchandising Product Manager to ensure suppliers are implementing performance improvement measures and meeting OTIF requirements.
  • Communicate with Sales, Merchandising, and Purchasing as needed.
  • Conduct contract pricing analysis in order to secure new business and/or improve profitability in existing customers.
  • Analyze item level and customer level mark ups in order to identify opportunities for pricing optimization.
  • Provide analytical support with RFP’s and line reviews.