Analyst
UNIVERSAL SUPPLY GROUP
Kingston, ON

Analyst

Universal Supply Group is currently seeking an ANALYST to join our growing team. Based in our Kingston Head Office and reporting to the Vice President, the successful candidate would be responsible for producing reports and analyzing data to help form sales strategies, and working with the management team to analyze product being sold to customers.

We offer a competitive compensation package complete with benefits and abundant opportunity for advancement.

Position Responsibilities

  • Monitor and forecast daily/weekly/monthly/quarterly product and sales trends
  • Produce timely and accurate reports for different management leaders
  • Proactively uncover and identify trends, changes, issues and opportunities and communicate these with management
  • Monitor and analyze effectiveness of new products
  • Support Product and Marketing teams by providing reporting on performance of products
  • Work with management to prioritizebusiness and information needs
  • Complete inventory reconciliations monthly on select categories/product lines
  • Lead product returns and claims to suppliers
  • Manage price variances between invoice and price file
  • Complete product class reconciliations as assigned
  • Performs other duties as assigned

Requirements and Competencies

  • Minimum post-secondary diploma or degree in a business related discipline such as accounting or marketing
  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to collect, organize, analyze, and disseminate significant amounts of information with attention to detail and accuracy
  • Passion for data analysis and using data to drive change
  • Strong customer service and communication skills
  • Exceptional problem solving, with the ability to use critical-thinking skills
  • Strong multi-tasking skills and ability to adapt to change
  • Advanced computer skills required (Microsoft Office/Windows)
  • Must be able to work both independently and in a collaborative environment

If you are a result-oriented, customer-focused team player, and meet the requirements as listed above, you are invited to apply.

The Universal Supply Group thanks all applicants; however, only selected candidates will be contacted

Job Type: Full-time