Insight and Analytics Manager

Alpharetta (Atlanta), Georgia | Freelance | Job ID #63644 |
Posted Last Month

We are seeking an Insight and Analytics Manager to join our client for an ongoing contract engagement based in the Alpharetta Ga area. This will be a hybrid onsite/remote position. We're looking for candidates with the following skill set and experience to fill the role. 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Is the subject matter expert in the assigned channels, identifying reporting needs based on internal team’s feedback
  • Drives ROI analysis to measure effectiveness of trade marketing programs
  • Develops KPI metrics against company goals and implements in PowerBI
  • Works closely with Finance and other teams to drive master data process improvements ensuring reporting accuracy and creating efficiencies
  • Works in collaboration with Trade & Shopper Marketing to provide industry trends, competitive assessment, product gap analysis and customer segmentation
  • Provides data and insights needed to help make key decisions about product/category assortments and identify opportunities to capitalize
  • Acts as a change agent to guide and influence cross functional teams to adopt new tools and capabilities
  • Maintains technical skills on appropriate software applications to provide optimum level of support
  • Assists in managing customers / categories by using trends and gap analyses to identify strengths and weakness in customer assortments and make recommendations to improve productivity
  • Provides ad hoc analytical support and insight generation for use in presentations by the sales team members
  • Prepares and delivers presentations for senior management and provide findings and recommendations to support strategic decision-making
  • Accelerates at translating and simplifying complex data and insight, crafting stories on implications across the business

Key Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree (emphasis in business analytics, data science, statistics or related field)
  • 5+ years of experience in data analytics, financial analytics, or related field
  • Insightful, with strong analytical skills and the ability to consolidate complex information, interpret & develop strategies, tactics and measurable implementation.
  • Ability to access IT applications to improve current business environment
  • Consumer Goods background (CPG, Consumer Durables, HBC, etc.) a must; B2B experience desirable
  • Advanced in Excel (spreadsheets, pivot tables), advanced presentation creation skills are required and ability to tell a story
  • Proficient in Access database, PowerBI or Tableau
  • Confident and capable of operating and presenting at all levels
  • Strong communication skills, with the ability to listen to understand, and to translate the company/brand strategy to customers and support of strategies
  • Ability to effectively resolve competing priorities for the team and the customer
  • Experience working with SAP/BW highly desirable
  • Experience working with CRM systems ( a plus
  • Strong analytical skills and attention to details
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment
  • Critical thinking and problem solving
  • Skilled at simplifying diverse data (structured and unstructured) ranging from financials, syndicated data, secondary research, to market/competitive intelligence to deliver impact

Does this sound like you? Apply today! 

Employer Details:

  • Onward Search is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in an employment with regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status or any other classification protected by federal, state and local laws and ordinances. Candidates must be at least 18 years old to be considered for employment. EOE/M/F/D/V/SO.
  • In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.
  • Onward Search offers medical, dental, vision benefits, as well as a 401k program, for all eligible full time temporary assignments.
  • Onward Search is unable to support 1099 / Corp-to-Corp or Independent Contractor arrangements at this time. All freelancers will be paid as W2 employees.
  • Onward Search is a drug-free workplace.


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