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Category Analyst

Date: 08-Apr-2021

Location: Macquarie Park, AUSTRALIA

Company: Metcash

Metcash | Australia’s leading wholesale distribution and marketing company


At Metcash, we’re the power behind an independent Australia. For almost 100 years we’ve been proudly supporting local, family-owned businesses – sticking up for the little guys and helping them become the best stores in town.


In this role you will be reporting into the Category Insights Manager, focusing on examining and processing the relevant data from all available sources to help make clear actionable propositions to the merchandising team to drive growth.


What you’ll do

  • Co-ordinate cross functional collaboration to ensure all relevant insights are used to develop and implement a successful category strategy
  • Embed category management principles by delivering Metcash’s category management program, ‘The Shopper Led Way’
  • Combine macro and department trends with category level analysis to ascertain category impact to total supermarket performance
  • Develop broader category management capability within the business, acting as the main point of contact for pilots and initiatives


What you’ll bring

  • Bachelor’s degree in business/Marketing or similarly related field
  • Strong FMCG experience and/or experience working within a data agency is desirable
  • Proficient at using scan and panel data from Nielsen, IRI and loyalty data
  • Strong stakeholder engagement skills
  • Advanced Excel and Powerpoint skills


What we can offer you

  • Multiple career opportunities
  • We’re BIG on flexible working and will consider flexible working arrangements
  • An extra week of annual leave each year after 12 months of service


Today we’re Australia and New Zealand’s leading independent retail partner and wholesaler in the food, liquor, and hardware sectors. And while we may be large, we’ll always be locals at heart.


So, roll up your sleeves and bring your best self to work, and we’ll give you the support you need to develop a rewarding career and make your mark on the future of retail.


                                                                                   Make your Mark!

                Metcash is the power behind Australia’s most successful independent retail brands