Walmart Category Analyst (Sales)
The Category Analyst is responsible for the collection, analysis, and reporting of sales and industry related data in an on-going effort to increase sales productivity. The Category Analyst creates both standardized and custom reports, conducts POS research and analysis, and helps track key performance indicators which will be critical to improve decision making.
Generate and maintain standardized and ad hoc reports using both internal and external (Retail Link) data sources. Efficiently manage data to produce clean, concise finished reports and presentations utilizing the Microsoft Office suite of programs. On time delivery of completed reports within the established or designated timelines. Work directly with Category Managers to assist in the growth of the total business by providing quantitative analysis and recommendations. Provide direct support to Category Managers on large scale analysis and research projects. Continuously monitor and report upon categories in which Sterilite has category level responsibility. Communicate business trends, findings, insights and recommendations (written and verbal) to Category Managers. Perform retail price audits and summary reports on an as needed basis (online and instore)Assist in sample management and product sets including Wal-Mart Stores, Layout Center and offsite storage. Coordinate outbound shipments from the ARK office through UPS, including scheduling pickups and tracking.