Senior Trade Business Analyst in Lake Forest at Reynolds Consumer Products

Date Posted: 5/23/2024

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Job Description

Job Title: Senior Trade Business Analyst

City: Lake Forest / State: Illinois

Job Description

Join Reynolds Consumer Products…and Drive Your Career across a world of opportunities! We provide amazing job opportunities for growth with competitive salaries and benefits in an exciting, dynamic, fast-paced, and fun workplace environment. If you are looking to build a strong career, we have an opportunity for you! We are searching for a Senior Trade Business Analyst to join our team located at our headquarters in Lake Forest, IL.

Your Role:

As a Senior Trade Business Analyst, you will be responsible for supporting design and development of strategic trade promotion system and enhanced reporting capabilities. This position plays a key role in driving best practices through the production of quality information and insights derived from the TPM system. We embrace unique backgrounds and experiences to achieve a strong team and inclusive workplace.

You will have the opportunity to:

  • Maintain working knowledge of the Trade Promotion Management application, reports, and processes.
  • Take responsibility for managing daily trade administration tasks and the RCP TPM support mailbox. Work cross-functionally to coordinate work necessary to resolve issues and answer end user inquiries. Follow through on issue investigation and resolution.
  • Prepare and deliver regular reports and presentations, summarizing key findings, insights, and recommendations for key stakeholders.
  • Represent Field Sales by ensuring technologies are being fully leveraged to optimize revenue and ROI metrics.
  • Responsible for supporting design and development of strategic trade promotion system and enhanced reporting capabilities. Perform continuous stop/gap analysis to improve processes and workflows.
  • Responsible for supporting advanced methodologies for evaluating trade promotion effectiveness.
  • Manage consumption data (Nielsen, Circana/IRI) information 4-week updates and trading area changes.
  • Maintain working knowledge of the SAP Business Warehouse reporting tool.
  • Assist with coordination of the annual trade planning and budgeting.
  • Support internal and external audit requests.
  • Provide leadership and expertise required to educate end users on trade reporting capabilities and assist with inquiries on report building.
  • Work with Information Technology and software vendors to research, analyze, and resolve trade reporting issues.
  • Follow through on process or data issue investigation and resolution.
  • Prepare and distribute trade program communications and announcements.

We strive to build a diverse, inclusive, and talented workforce who will contribute to the Company’s vision, mission, and goals.

You will love it here if…

  • You pay great attention to detail and are well organized
  • You are highly analytic and have a natural curiosity
  • You are committed to excellence
  • You are highly self-motivated with the ability to work independently as well as with a team

We need you to have:

  • BA/BS degree in Business, Finance Information Systems, or related field.
  • 5+ years of progressive reporting and analytics experience.
  • Experience in data analysis tools and software (e.g., Power BI, Power Query).
  • Proficient in MS Office.
  • Strong analytical skills as well as being detail-oriented with a commitment to accuracy and quality in all deliverables.
  • Must be team oriented with the ability to collaborate closely with sales, marketing, finance, supply chain, and other departments to align trade promotion strategies with overall business objectives.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to communicate and influence at all levels within the organization.
  • Self-directed with the ability to work in a fast-paced environment with multiple accountabilities and multiple internal customers.
  • Ability to leverage data, trends, and processes to identify opportunities to improve ROI and process.
  • Ability to effectively communicate technical information verbally as well as in written formats.
  • Ability to identify, analyze, and resolve problems logically and systematically.

Icing on the cake:

  • Trade promotion management experience in the CPG industry.

Want to know more? Check out our website or connect with us on LinkedIn!

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