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Category Management Analyst

Date:  Jan 12, 2021

Chicago, IL, US

Requisition ID: 14340 

A Career in Beer:  


Our purpose Molson Coors Beverage Company is to Unite People to Celebrate all Life’s moments.   We are the world’s family brewer, brewing and selling our beer for over 350 years around the world.  We’re Talent Brewers - we believe in our brands and our people, we believe that a truly inspiring and diverse place to work is a must.  We want you to join our team of passionate self-starters who believe the world is full of untapped opportunities. So, if you get fired up about making a real difference as part of a winning team like we do, we want to hear from you. 


The Headlines:  


In the role of Category Management Analyst working in Dallas, Chicago, Southern CA. Northern CA, Boise, Seattle, Portland or Phoenix you will be part of the Molson Coors Albertson’s Retail Sales team. This person will help design category & space based selling solutions in collaboration with the chain team to advance the business.   


This position reports to Category Insights Manager and works closely with the Alberston’s Retail Sales Team.


The Responsibilities:   

  • Provides critical insights and analytical support with the Category Manager & Chain team to drive the customer’s beer category & capturing a disproportionate share of growth  
  • Provide understanding of category, channel, and shopper insights to sales teams through syndicated& internal data and how that aligns with retailers strategy & business goals 
  • Regular in-market work to evaluate effectiveness of plan implementation as well as in identifying retail volume/profit opportunities 
  • Supports the space management efforts with the retailer and provides “best in class” space management services and insights to achieve category goals of the retailer 
  • Responsible for creating and maintaining all Albertson’s Division-wide reporting
  • Provides assistance on ad-hoc reporting, sales and category presentations



The Other Qualifications:      


  • You love a challenge. You complete complex projects quickly and adeptly with your understanding of the business priorities.  You act with appropriate urgency to various market events and trends that require a quick turnaround in plans and strategy   
  • You are confident and inquisitive. You are diplomatic, professional and exercise great judgment in developing and maintaining excellent business relationships within the business  
  • You take pride in ownership of projects and have a strong track record in delivering actionable insights
  • You have a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Marketing, Finance, Statistics/Analytics or other relevant field; 
  • You have at least 2 years' experience in data analysis and/or category/space management in the consumer or direct store delivery industries; 


Work Perks that You Need to Know About:  

  • As the world’s family brewer we have the scale to make big things happen and still get to know  colleagues on a first name basis across the globe  
  • We play our part to make a difference – from charitable donations to hitting the streets together to build parks – giving back to the community is part of our culture and who we are. 
  • Flexible work programs that support work life balance all year  
  • You can become a Certified Beer Enthusiast through in-house training that includes everything from brewing techniques to beer tasting and food pairings   
  • Access to cool brand clothing and swag, top events, beer allotment  
  • Participation in our Total Rewards program with a competitive base salary, incentive plans, parental leave, health, dental and retirement benefits 


At Molson Coors we seek diversity. Differing perspectives lead to challenging the expected, which keeps new ideas bubbling up. We’re an equal opportunity employer and invite applications from candidates from all backgrounds, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status or any other characteristic. We take pride in celebrating our unique brew.

Nearest Major Market: Chicago