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Merchandising Analyst

  • Location: Woonsocket
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 28 days ago

  • Expiry Date: 01 October 2022
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​Job Description:


  • Analyze relevant data and incorporate findings and recommendations into Category Plans (i.e., optimal SKU mix; Extracare loyalty program; promotional programs) for merchandising programs.

  • Drive tactical execution of day-to- day plan activities (e.g., builds off-shelf plans, tracks promotional period and performs post analysis to take corrective action if necessary).

  • Collaborate with an internal team of  professionals in Inventory, Pricing, Promotion, Finance, Store Brands, Store Design, Marketing and Store Operations.

  • Analyze sales records and inventory levels of current stock

  • Develop and maintain a strong understanding of current competition; search out new competitive opportunities and make recommendations.

  • Keep abreast of changes in the market.

  • Research customer product preferences, supplier prices and the competitive environment.

  • Bachelor’s Degree

  • 1 to 3 years of experience in a retail organization or in an analytical, merchandising, or buying position is nice to have but not required

  • Working knowledge of retail math concepts and demonstrated application

  • Technical experience in MS Office, Word, Excel, PowerPoint; some Access or other database knowledge

  • Willingness to travel 5-10%.

About ASK: ASK Consulting is an award-winning technology and professional services recruiting firm servicing Fortune 500 organizations nationally. With 5 nationwide offices, two global delivery centers, and employees in 42 states-ASK Consulting connects people with amazing opportunities

ASK Consulting is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all associates.