Sr. Financial Analyst in Greensboro, NC at The Fresh Market

Date Posted: 6/25/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

The Senior Financial Analyst is responsible for collecting, managing, analyzing large volumes of data while ensuring a high level of data quality.  The analyst will work closely with merchandising and marketing teams as a thought partner on a day to day basis, directly supporting the Senior Manager and Vice President of FP&A.

  • Develop financial models to help with forecasting and analyzing sales and help with pricing analytics
  • Evaluate effectiveness of promotions
  • Analyze and interpret test results and provided financial recommendation and guidance
  • Provide Department level profitability Analysis; Support Space planning and allocation
  • Transaction and Basket Analysis to help with growth initiatives
  • Product planning, distribution, and inventory management
  • Identify relevant data sources and tools to further inform and evaluate customer segmentation, marketing and promotional campaigns, operations enablers, and various market-growth initiatives
  • Measures, tracks, and reports on the effectiveness of various Marketing Programs
  • Establish efficient data reports and processes to meet the needs of business partners; Create new reports as needed
  • Use financial and quantitative skills to work on a variety of research and analysis projects
  • Ad-hoc analyses as required

Required Skills

  • Strong analytical and quantitative skills
  • Self-starter with strong organizational skills and excellent follow through
  • Strong PC skills including Excel, PowerPoint and Word
  • Alteryx and/or Microstrategy skills preferred
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills          
  • Detail oriented 
  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize tasks

Required Education & Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in Economics, Business, Applied Mathematics, Computer Science, Management Information Systems or a related field
  • 2-3 years of experience in financial modeling and analysis
  • Grocery/Retail analytics preferred