Position Summary :
As a Merchandising Strategy Analyst, you will provide quality
analytical support to the Merchandising Strategy Team with respect
to customer insights, assortment optimization, pricing and
promotion strategy development, and other activities on an ad-hoc
basis. Leveraging both internal and third-party data sources, you
will collaborate with the Merchandising Strategy Team on the
development and continued refinement of customer-centric and store
segment strategies. You will model, measure, and create recurring
reporting framework for strategic tests and assist the
Merchandising Strategy and Merchandising Execution teams with
interpretation of results.
About Us :
Experience Required: 1 to 3 years.
Experience Desired: E xperience in forecasting, planning, or
information technology. Familiarity with one or more analytical
environments. Experience with third part data providers
(Nielsen/IRI), category management, or retail operations experience
is a plus.
Education Required: High school diploma or equivalent
Education Desired: Bachelor's Degree in Business, Analytics,
Finance, Math or Customer Science
Utilize customer insights, pricing, promotions, Nielsen, and
internal reporting tools to prepare analytics for the Merchandising
Strategy Team during formal strategy development sessions as well
as on an ongoing basis
Provide analytics to the Merchandising Strategy Manger as they
develop customer-centric merchandising strategies and
recommendations for key Merchandising stakeholders
Monitor customer trends against desired outputs, developing and
providing key reporting to the Merchandising Strategy Team on a
Develop in-depth knowledge of customer types and strategies.
Seek out data-indicated opportunities for the Team to act upon to
both drive customer business metrics and improve customer
Become an expert user of Giant Eagle’s data systems and serve as
liaison to Giant Eagle’s IT department or third party servicers
where opportunities for enhancement arise.
Other tasks as assigned