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Category & Consumer Analyst I

Posting Date: May 10, 2022

Location: Tyler, TX

Company: Brookshire Grocery Company

Brookshire Grocery Company (BGC) is a family business based in Tyler, Texas, and currently operates more than 202 stores in three states – Texas, Louisiana, Arkansas, and Oklahoma – with three distribution centers and a corporate office. BGC prides itself on offering its partners one of the most comprehensive benefits packages in the industry which includes medical, prescription drug, vision, dental, paid time off, stock ownership, a 401k retirement plan, incentive plans, employee discounts, educational scholarships, and access to BGC’s 205-acre outdoor recreation area.

Job Summary

Provides analysis and support to various department leaders relating to historical data, ad projections, and overall sales. Works with management to understand and determine changes needed for product pricing and quantities projected.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Provides various reports containing sales, pricing, etc. for category management and marketing departments.
  • Uses research and historical data to project ad sales. Compares projections to information provided by category managers and works with upper management to determine appropriate forecasts.
  • Works with peers to determine causes of metric changes and communicates changes to necessary partners.
  • Builds and automates ad hoc queries upon request. Conducts analysis and provides data to appropriate leaders.
  • Works closely with cross-functional teams to determine challenges and identify potential improvements. Provides findings and collaborates with management to develop solutions.
  • Compiles and provides information such as historical data, projections, etc. to department leadership to be used in meetings as requested.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Intermediate mathematical skills.
  • Intermediate knowledge of Microsoft Office applications including Excel, Word, Outlook, Access, and PowerPoint.
  • Basic knowledge of statistics.
  • Basic knowledge of financial statements.
  • Basic knowledge of marketing and promotional analytics.
  • Ability to communicate effectively in written and verbal form.
  • Ability to comprehend and interpret information.
  • Ability to prepare reports and business correspondence.
  • Ability to maintain a high level of accuracy and productivity.
  • Ability to research information, establish facts and draw valid conclusions.
  • Ability to learn new technology systems, methods and processes.
  • Ability to reason, form concepts and recognize problems.
  • Ability to analyze complex information.
  • Ability to show information in presentation or diagram form.
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality regarding sensitive information.
  • Ability to work flexible schedules including nights, weekends and holidays.

Education, Experience, and Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in related field and six or more months of related experience; or an equivalent combination of experience and/or higher education required.

Physical Demands

  • Continuously required to use close vision, distance vision, depth perception or the ability to focus.
  • Continuously required to talk and hear.
  • Continuously required to use hands for reaching, touching or handling.
  • Continuously required to use fine finger movements (ex. sorting and typing).
  • Frequently required to sit for long periods of time.
  • Occasionally required to push, pull, maneuver or lift objects up to 40 lbs.
  • Occasionally required to bend, kneel, or squat.
  • Occasionally required to climb, balance, stoop or crawl.
  • Occasionally required to stand or walk.
  • Attendance at work is required.

Work Context and Environment

  • Work is generally performed in an office environment.
  • Quiet to moderate noise level.

Brookshire Grocery Company strives to provide a safe, drug free and alcohol-free environment for its partners and guests. The Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer and makes employment decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity and sexual orientation), national origin, age (40 or older), disability, genetic information or military status and any other trait protected by law.

Nearest Major Market: Tyler