Sr. Trade Marketing Analyst

Sigma - Houston, TX3.8

Full-timeEstimated: $53,000 - $76,000 a year
EducationSkills

Sigma is a global food company that is dedicated to the production, distribution and sales of refrigerated and frozen products such as cold meats, dry meats, cheese, yogurt, prepared meals and beverages. We have a strong diversified portfolio of well-positioned brands that market in the countries where we participate. We operate in 69 production plants, serving more than 590,000 customers in North, Central, South America, the Caribbean and Europe.

Working for Sigma is like working for a family-owned business, we believe in taking care of our associates so they will be dedicated to producing high quality products. You are not just applying for a job, this is the start to a new career whether your path takes you to the corporate headquarters or within the food production and distribution side of the business.

Position Summary

This position is responsible for the aligning trade marketing initiatives with company objectives and supporting DSD sales for all regions, including international sales regions. This position develops and maintains an efficient information system and tools to help the sales force improve their efficiency.

Key Responsibilities and Accountabilities

  • Optimize use of promotional budget.
  • Designs and implements sales campaigns to increase sales volume
  • Analyze financial reports to track margins and analyzes the EBITDA to SKU level included in profits
  • Responsible for related cost and expense forecasting to ensure profitable margins are maintained
  • Assists with annual financial planning and obtaining results based on objectives (LMO’s)
  • Makes recommendations for the trade marketing strategy to achieve defined business objectives across all product categories
  • Responsible for the DSD sales module and creates financial and operational reports
  • Provide support to supply chain department to optimize supply side of the operation
  • Negotiates with various departments to ensure appropriate inventory level
  • Other duties and responsibilities as assigned

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Education and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in related field required
  • 3 years of Retail industry experience required, to include:
  • 1 years of supervisory experience
  • Bilingual in English and Spanish required

Skills and Abilities

  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines
  • Strong analytical and negotiation skills
  • Ability to self-motivate and possess independent problem solving
  • Relationship building
  • Project management skills

Come join our team of professionals! Sigma provides equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, Sigma complies with applicable federal, state and locals laws, including fair employment practices and equal employment opportunity when conducting recruiting and hiring, governing non-discrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities.

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • retail industry: 3 years (Required)
  • supervisory: 1 year (Preferred)

Education:

  • Bachelor's (Required)

Language:

  • fluent Spanish (Required)
  • fluent English (Required)