Business Analyst

  • Location
    Woonsocket, Rhode Island
  • Job type
    Contract/Temporary
  • Category
    Information Technology - Business Analyst


ADECCO is currently assisting a premier client in their immediate search for a

Business Analyst
W2 Contract 6 months
Pay rate $31.00 hour
Woonsocket RI


Summary

This is an exciting opportunity to work with a company that specializes in sales and marketing of consumer goods to major retailers. The analyst position will play an important role to the management team managing many of the day to day operational activities as well as supporting longer term strategic initiatives. The role will be analytical and strategic in nature. The analyst will extract data, prepare the data for presentations, apply critical thinking and make recommendations that will enhance the business moving forward. The analyst will also present findings to the management team and our clients.

Duties
• Quantitative Analysis: Manage the delivery of timely analyses to support insight development. Run ad-hoc analysis upon request and provide actionable insights with recommendations for next steps.

• Product/Project Management: Initiating, planning, executing and bringing closure to specific goals over a specific time.

• Administrative: Manage day to day administrative needs for the team - scheduling vendor meetings and preparing reports as needed. Communicate effectively, both verbally and on paper, to management. Assist with communication and reporting on sales performance, seasonal sales and sell thru and promotional plans.


Experience Required


• Ability to analyze mid-size data sets in a Microsoft Excel environment, derive insights from that data, and communicate those insights effectively
• Proficient in PowerPoint
• Excellent interpersonal skills, including the ability to effectively interact and influence at multiple levels within the organization
• Ability to support multiple projects simultaneously, with the capacity to identify and re-adjust priorities as needed
• Experience with retail category analysis and/or strategy in a retail or CPG environment
• Retail store experience or shopper marketing experience.
• Minimum 1 year retail experience
• 2 Year college degree required

Education

Four year college degree in business, finance or other related field. (completed or in progress).
BACHELORS in Business Administration preferred, will accept a two year degree with relevant experience.
Proficient in Microsoft Office Excel, Word, PowerPoint and Access (advanced excel skills required)

Mon- Fri 8:30- 5:00


**Must be eligible to work for any employer in the U.S. without sponsorship / no corp to corp or 3rd party contracting arrangement / Adecco W2 only and not require relocation assistance.

***Successful completion of a full background check, drug screen, employment verification, educational verification and reference checks required upon offer.

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If you have any questions surrounding the application process, please reach out to: Patricia.Landay@adeccona.com

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