Referred applicants should not apply directly to this role.
All referred applicants must first be submitted through Workday by a current Loblaw Colleague.
1 Presidents Choice Circle, Brampton, Ontario, L6Y 5S5
At Loblaw, we help millions of Canadians get through their best days, worst days, celebration days, and every day. Through our innovation and quality products, we’re here for our friends, neighbours, family members and colleagues.
We succeed through collaboration and commitment and set a high bar for ourselves and those around us.
We’re looking for adaptable people who are thrilled to join us in our goal of helping Canadians Live Life Well®. Whether you are just starting your career, re-entering the workforce, or looking for a new job, this is where you belong. We promote leaders at every level and support our people to follow their passion.
September 6th, 2022
April 21st, 2023
- COVID Vaccination Status / Return to Office*:
COVID-19 is a serious condition and has had a devastating impact on Canadians and others across the globe. As a leading Health and Wellness provider for millions of Canadians, our goal is to help all Canadians "Live Life Well".
As of March 2022 Loblaw has adopted the following Hybrid working model (a combination of working between the office and remotely). Colleagues will continue working remotely up to 2 days a week, while spending the other 3 days in the office.
The Business Information Competency Centre (BICC) at Loblaw is responsible for managing all centralized reporting for Canada's largest and most successful retailer. These reports are accessed on multiple platforms including web and mobile and have a vast audience ranging from analysts to C-level executives. We are a team that assists with ad hoc requests from store support and operations teams. In this role you will be working closely with our Costing, Inventory, FSPD teams to fulfill the requests of our finance business partners. Our roadmap includes capturing the various dimensions we are exposed to such as: operations, product, vendor, and our customer. We are based in Brampton, Ontario and operate in a closely knit and highly collaborative environment. We are an entrepreneurial, fast-paced and fun team working to transform the way Loblaw consumes data. To achieve this goal, we are looking for individuals who want to solve challenging problems through data and be able to communicate large amount of complex information in an easy to understand, yet simple to comprehend manner. We are looking for a talented and motivated Co-op/Student to join our BICC team. You will be working with various stakeholders to understand their operations, data structures, and reporting requirements. More so, you will be partnering with them to generate and enhance existing reporting. The ability to communicate and present to various levels within the business and to external partners is of utmost importance.
Successful candidates will be comfortable working in a driven, entrepreneurial, and highly collaborative work environment. This position is based at the Loblaw headquarters in Brampton, Ontario just north of the 407 on Mississauga Road.
Evaluate new data sources and help define more effective ways to communicate data with our business users.
Strong Microsoft office suite knowledge, specifically in Excel with Pivot table experience, Macro building required, VBA experience would be a benefit.
Having experience using BI, analytical, and database tools would be a benefit. i.e., MicroStrategy, Click, Tableau etc.
Use / Write SQL to efficiently retrieve information from business data sources to support different kinds of reporting needs.
Use / Write SQL to manage large datasets, perform ad hoc analytics, and build predictive models;
Ability to self-organize multiple tasks well and to complete them on time with a clear focus on quantitative results.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Willingness to work well in a fast-paced team environment.
Ability to “think outside the box”.
About Loblaw Companies Limited:
Canada's #1 food retailer and #1 pharmacy and beauty retailer with $43B+ in sales; Canada's leading brands including President's Choice, no name, Joe Fresh, Life; More than 2,300 stores from coast to coast; One of Canada’s largest private-sector employers with more than 192,000 employees.
Loblaw is committed to sustainability by sourcing products with integrity and making a positive difference in the community. Our CORE Values – Care, Ownership, Respect and Excellence – guide all our decision-making and come to life through our Blue Culture. We offer our colleagues progressive careers, comprehensive training, flexibility, and other competitive benefits – these are some of the many reasons why we are one of Canada’s Top Employers, Canada’s Best Diversity Employers, Canada’s Greenest Employers & Canada’s Top Employers for Young People.
Type of Role:
Temporary (Fixed Term)
We have a long-standing focus on diversity, equity and inclusion because we know it will make our company a better place to work and shop. We are committed to creating accessible environments for our colleagues, candidates and customers. Requests for accommodation due to a disability (which may be visible or invisible, temporary or permanent) can be made at any stage of application and employment. We encourage candidates to make their accommodation needs known so that we can provide equitable opportunities.
Candidates who are 18 years or older are required to complete a criminal background check. Details will be provided through the application process.