Category Analyst- Produce/Floral

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Job Description: 

Responsible for supporting CM and the achievement of the departmental or category strategies and initiatives through relationship management of vendors, data collection, and analysis that enables the CM to leverage information to drive profitable sales.

Responsibilities & Duties: 
  • Provides support to Category Merchandising and Pricing teams that will support achievement of departmental strategies and initiatives.
  • Responsible for all aspects of analysis, for categories being evaluated, that will support achievement of Brand strategies.
  • Assists with shelf presentation, assortment decisions, cost negotiations, promotional planning, and product and program development.
  • Responsible for the accuracy and validation of vendor submitted deals.
Requirements: 
  • Bachelor's degree in Finance, Business Administration or related field from a four-year college or university required.
  • Related Experience, Qualifications and/or Certifications:
  • 1-3 years of category management or related experience in a Consumer Package Goods (CPG) environment.
  • Strong quantitative and analytical skills.
  • Professional level oral, written and presentation communication skills.

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