Business AnalystBookmark This
Hoffman Estates, IL
Research pricing and merchandising strategies of competitors. Suggest and implement strategies for meeting financial objectives and improving inventory turnover. Analyze market trends and customer behavior to determine which products company should offer. Report results of research to management through presentations and writing. Typical years experience in field of 3-5 years. Typically holds Bachelor's Degree.
1. Business Analysis
Review daily sales reports.
Analyze web metrics and identify areas of opportunity.
2. Site Optimization
Check site daily for broken issues and ad errors.
Maintain and enhance site navigation paths such as search terms, flyouts, left nav and visual categories.
Create product pages to highlight trends and promotions.
Assure products are in appropriate categories with correct images, titles and descriptions.
Identify and react upon opportunities for category and product page enhancements.
Pull coordinating items together into a collection.
Communicate weekly promotions and product launches to marketing teams.
Provide top search terms to paid search team.
Update SEO copy to maximize natural search visits.
Locate marketing assets in internal databases.
Provide assets needed to create promotions.
Test deals and troubleshoot errors.
Review inventory reports to identify products needing special attention.
Assist inventory team with locating product assets.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES REQUIRED TO PERFORM ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS
2 years of related experience, preferably within retail merchandising.
Prior e-commerce experience is desirable
Role specific abilities/skills
Strong written and verbal communication skills.
Strong analytical skills and retail math literacy.
Demonstrated leadership and decision making skills
Proficiency in the use of desktop applications and Windows-based programs.
Passion for ecommerce merchandising.
If you are interested in this position please call Accountemps at 847.885.3881 or send your resume direct to firstname.lastname@example.org