Data Reporting Specialist

  • Company:
    Acosta Sales & Marketing
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
  • Posted:
    4 hours ago
  • Category:
    Business / Mgmt

The Data Reporting Specialist provides analytical support to Data Services/Business Insights and the Acosta client and customer teams. This includes supporting internal Acosta driven initiatives including Scorecards, dashboards, retail analytics and ad-hoc analytics. The Data Reporting Specialist manages projects independently and communicates directly with the Acosta Data Services team and directly with Acosta sales associates relating to successful completion Data Services projects and initiativesThe incumbent(s) in this position should exhibit the following ACOSTA values:People Minded – Must show dignity and respect to all peopleIntegrity – Must exemplify the highest degree of ethical behaviorResults Oriented – Must show passion, pride and commitment to succeedTrust – Must be honest, sincere and confidentTeamwork – Must build trusting relationshipsInnovation – Must progress through a combination of creativity, common sense and visionBalance – Must maintain an optimistic attitude and keep perspective on what is important in lifeSome Essential Functions of this Position:Under general supervision, manages the extracts of syndicated data, retailer direct, shipment and POS by analyzing data, drawing conclusions, and recommending changes to achieve client objectives. Partners with National Client and Customer Managers and the Data Services team in the development and maintenance of templates and dashboard reporting reviews.Ensure timely and accurate flow of data (including, POS, shipment and NARS and Movista retail) to various resource areas supported by the Data Services team, as assigned.Responsible for data accuracy that may require analyzing data for completeness, format and conformity dealing independently and directly with syndicated data companies and IT.Assist in training and orientation of internal and external clients in the use of Acosta tools, templates and resources as required.Manage troubleshooting of issues that may require analysis of reports, system processes, procedures and data in order to address issues, assist and/or recommend solutions to IT or data source providers for assigned clients and tools.May require interfacing directly with clients in the role of data reporting, set up and analysis for Acosta tools and templates.Perform user-acceptance-testing for company technology solutions (software, business intelligence, reporting systems, analytical tools.Other duties and assignments as outlined by Acosta Data Services Team Management.Minimum Education Requirements:High School Diploma/GEDBachelor of Arts Degree or equivalent work experience 0 Certified Public AccountantExperience Requirement:Must have a college degree or three years experience in syndicated data reporting or experience in technology-based solutions.Knowledge, Skill and Ability Requirements:Must be able to demonstrate an advanced degree of proficiency in Windows and related software applications including Excel, PowerPoint, Access and internal tools (Cognos, IRI, PowerBI, Spectra, POS data, Movista, STL/NARS, Etc.)Must be computer literate with a degree of proficiency in Windows and related software applications including spreadsheets, word processing, graphics, e-mail, database management. Intermediate proficiency level using Microsoft Excel. (Pivot Tables, Look-ups, graphs, macros etc.)Familiarity with SQL and querying an SQL databaseWorking knowledge and experience with Power BI and Acosta’s proprietary systems.Experience with syndicated, POS and store level data and formatsMust be able to effectively communicate with others. Must be able to operate standard office equipment.Familiarity with CPG business models an asset.Acosta Sales & Marketing is an Equal Opportunity EmployerBy submitting your application you agree with and accept the Acosta Privacy Statement and Terms of