Trade Analyst

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Location
Wilbraham, Massachusetts
Industry
Administrative & Support Services
Job Type
Temporary
Salary
US$ 18.00 per hour, $18 per hour + none
Ref. Number
S_18779
Contact
Gary Dazelle, Spherion
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Job Description

The Trade Analyst reconciles all trade spending and customer deductions. Assists in preparation of sales forecasts and collects and analyzes data to evaluate current sales and trade spending goals. Recommends changes to current sales techniques, procedures or promotional efforts based on market research and new trends. Prepares daily, weekly, monthly, and ad hoc reporting as required.

Working hours: 8am-5pm

Skills:
Bachelor's degree in business, or a quantitative/technical discipline is required.
1-2 years of related analytical experience.
Strong analytical and critical reasoning skills.
Attention to detail and excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Experience within a manufacturing company supplying product to Retail Customers preferred
Ability to organize and summarize large amounts of data.
Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite with an intermediate to advanced skill set in Microsoft Excel.
Knowledge of Hyperion Essbase or JD Edwards, a plus.
Ability to function within a multi-system environment.
Ability to work collaboratively with all departments, management, and external stakeholders.

Email resume to: garydazelle@spherion.com

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