Advantage Solutions Retail Data Specialist Part Time Canada in Scarborough, Ontario

Opportunity Details

Summary

Retail Data Specialist PART TIME

Our retail team needs a part time Retail Data Specialist to accurately collect and report retail data at our client’s retail locations. The ideal candidate will have the analytical ability to review the data, resolve any issues the data presents, and perform follow ups as needed. Come be a part of the leading sales and marketing agency in North America. Advantage Solutions in Canada is proud to offer top-notch training and competitive pay rates.

Responsibilities :

  • Accurately enter data into reporting systems to build and maintain pertinent retail information for reporting and analysis.

  • Authorized listings for national and regional chains.

  • Compile and gather data/information for daily report development specific to sales team and client's needs.

  • Audit and validate data in reporting systems to ensure data is correct for all systems related to retail.

  • Review reports daily, resolve issues, and perform follow-up as required.

  • Complete administrative tasks such as; document and file maintenance, filing, scheduling, correspondence, etc.

  • Participate in special retail projects as needed.

Qualifications:

  • (Required): High School Diploma or GEDor equivalent experience.

  • (Preferred) Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience.

  • Field of Study/Area of Experience: Business.

  • 1-3 years prior administrative or retail experience.

  • Retail Sales / Trade Marketing Experience or equivalent job-related experience.

  • 2 years computer experience (desired).

  • Retail technology experience (a plus).

  • Self-starter requiring minimal supervision.

  • Possess excellent verbal and written communication skills.

  • Accuracy and attention to detail.

  • Excellent organizational skills.

  • Excellent time management skills and the ability to prioritize.

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint).

ASM Canada, INC dba Advantage Solutions in Canada is one of North America’s leading sales and marketing agencies specializing in outsourced sales, merchandising, category management and marketing services to manufacturers, suppliers and producers of food products and consumer packaged goods. Advantage Solutions in Canada services a variety of trade channels including grocery, mass merchandise, specialty, convenience, drug, dollar, club, hardware, consumer electronics and home centers. We bridge the gap between manufacturers and retailers, providing consumers access to the best products available in the marketplace today.

Advantage Solutions in Canada is committed to providing equal opportunity in all employment practices without regard to age, race, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, religion, physical or mental disability, or any other category protected by law. Advantage Solutions in Canada welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Advantage Solutions in Canada will provide reasonable accommodations, accessible formats and communication supports upon request to persons with disabilities who take part in all aspects of the recruitment and selection process. If you require accommodation in connection with the application process, please contact: Human Resources Department, Advantage Solutions in Canada (905) 475-9623 or Info@AdvantageSolutions.net

Responsibilities

ASM Canada, Inc. dba Advantage Solutions is one of North America’s leading sales and marketing agencies specializing in outsourced sales, merchandising, category management and marketing services to manufacturers, suppliers and producers of food products and consumer packaged goods. Advantage Solutions services a variety of trade channels including grocery, mass merchandise, specialty, convenience, drug, dollar, club, hardware, consumer electronics and home centers. We bridge the gap between manufacturers and retailers, providing consumers access to the best products available in the marketplace today.

Position Summary

The Retail Data Specialist (RDS) will work closely with the Retail Director, ARTS Manager, and Retail team in coordinating maintenance and consistency of data within the ARTS System.

Essential Job Duties and Responsibilities

Data Entry

  • Accurately enter data into reporting systems to build and maintain pertinent retail information for reporting and analysis

  • Authorized listings for national and regional chains

Reporting / Auditing

  • Compile and gather data/information for daily report development specific to sales team and client's needs

  • Audit and validate data in reporting systems to ensure data is correct for all systems related to retail

  • Review reports daily, resolve issues, and perform follow-up as required

Administrative Support

  • Complete administrative tasks such as; document and file maintenance, filing, scheduling, correspondence, etc.

  • Participate in special retail projects as needed

Supervisory Responsibilities

Direct Reports

This position does not have supervisory responsibilities for direct reports

Indirect Reports

This position does not have guidance or mentoring responsibilities for indirect reports

Travel and/or Driving Requirements

Travel and Driving are not essential duties or functions of this job

Minimum Qualifications

Education Level: (Required): High School Diploma or GED o r equivalent experience

(Preferred): Bachelor's Degree o r equivalent experience

Field of Study/Area of Experience: Business

  • 1-3 years prior administrative or retail experience

  • Retail Sales / Trade Marketing Experience or equivalent job-related experience

  • 2 years computer experience (desired)

  • Retail technology experience (a plus)

Skills, Knowledge and Abilities

  • Self-starter requiring minimal supervision

  • Possess excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Accuracy and attention to detail

  • Excellent organizational skills

  • Excellent time management skills and the ability to prioritize

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)

Environmental & Physical Requirements

Field / Reps Requirements

Incumbent must be able to perform the essential functions of the job.

Work is performed in a retail in-store environment and at home.

Typically requires the ability to spend 80%+ hours each work day standing on feet in a retail environment.

A detailed Environmental and Physical Requirements document is available in the Total Rewards department.

Additional Information Regarding Advantage Solutions Job Duties and Job Descriptions

Advantage Solutions is committed to providing equal opportunity in all employment practices without regard to race, nation or ethnic origin, colour, religion, age, sex (including pregnancy and childbearing), sexual orientation, marital status, family status, physical or mental disability or pardoned criminal convictions, or any other category protected by law.

The above job description is meant to describe the general nature and level of work being performed; it is not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required for the position. Advantage Solutions reserves the right at any time with or without notice to alter or change job responsibilities, reassign or transfer job position or assign additional job responsibilities. Advantage Solutions shall provide reasonable accommodations of known disabilities to enable a qualified applicant or employee to apply for employment, perform the essential functions of the job, or enjoy the benefits and privileges of employment as required by the law.

Employee understands that neither the provision of the Job Description nor any representation in this document creates a guarantee or contract of employment for any specified period of time or changes the nature of Employee’s employment, which can only be modified in a writing signed by the CEO.

Important Information

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this position. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of associates so classified.

Are you passionate about Service Excellence, Results, Integrity, Entrepreneurial Focus and Leadership: These are our values atASM Canada, Inc.dba Advantage Solutions. Come learn why “Winning Together” is more than just words on a piece of paper. It is the vision by which we live our mission as an organization: "To create outstanding value for clients and customers through superior sales execution, operational excellence and innovative marketing services."

Advantage Solutions is committed to providing equal opportunity in all employment practices without regard to age, race, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, religion, physical or mental disability, or any other category protected by law. As part of this commitment, Advantage Solutions shall provide reasonable accommodations of known disabilities to enable an applicant or employee to apply for employment, perform the essential functions of the job, or enjoy the benefits and privileges of employment as required by the law.

Advantage Solutions welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Advantage Solutions will provide reasonable accommodations, accessible formats and communication supports upon request to persons with disabilities who take part in all aspects of the recruitment and selection process. If you require accommodation in connection with the application process, please contact: Human Resources Department, Advantage Solutions (905) 475-9623 or Info@asmnet.com

Job Locations CA - ON - Scarborough

Position Type Part Time

Postal Code M1M 1P1

Requisition ID 2016-101554

Category In Store Project and Reset Merchandising