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Promotions Planning Analyst (12 month contract)

Date: 07-Apr-2021

Location: Macquarie Park

Company: Metcash

At Metcash Food, we’re the power behind local business, proudly supplying over 1600 independently owned stores in every corner of Australia and New Zealand. With a range of trusted independent brands like IGA, Foodland and Campbells/C-Store, our stores sit at the heart of their communities, providing locals with the products and homegrown produce they love most.


This role is a 12 month contract.


What you’ll do
•    Support the Promotions Planning Manager & wider Promotions team to provide promotional forecasts, reporting and analytics on promotional effectiveness 
•    Partner with the Trading, Channel and State Teams to manage and report on promotional programs which deliver the Food Group strategies
•    Articulate sales trends and commentary on variances
•    Proactively identify potential risks and opportunities
•    Focus on Improved promotional performance and reporting, e.g.
-    Retail and Wholesale promotional sales performance and GP$
-    Performance of various promotional mechanics; LPED, Non Advertised, Catalogue, State activities
-    Promotional channel guardrail support


What you’ll bring
•    Advanced MS Excel and analytical skills 
•    An understanding of category management principles and process including promotional mechanics and pricing
•    Strong collaboration skills and retail promotional knowledge
•    Degree qualified and/or 3+ years experience in a similar role within FMCG / retail 


What we can offer you 
•    We’re BIG on flexible working
•    Training and Development


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. 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