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Buying Analyst

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New South Wales - Corporate Buying Office
Business Support Assistant
$120,200 - $137,100*
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An exciting opportunity to join the Buying team has become available within the National Buying department of ALDI Stores, based in Minchinbury.  This is a permanent full-time role.


As a Buying Analyst, you will be responsible for driving strategy through data to optimise the value chain. You will also be accountable for designing and implementing tools in order to support and achieve team objectives.


What we are looking for:

The successful candidate will be confident in data driven analysis and modelling using SQL, Alteryx and Tableau. We are seeking an experienced professional who demonstrates strong commercial and technical skills, along with the confidence to engage and influence stakeholders.  


Selection criteria:

  • Tertiary qualifications within a relevant field preferred
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience within an analytics background (ideally within FMCG)
  • Demonstrated commercial acumen and understanding of project management principles
  • Strong competency within SAP, SQL and Database integration highly regarded
  • Demonstrated experience designing and implementing tools and programs
  • Experience organising, manipulating and analysing complex data sets using Alteryx
  • Experience in the use of Tableau for data visualisation
  • Experience MS Office suite
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to adapt to both an autonomous and collaborative working environment
  • High attention to detail, accuracy and time management skills


What's in it for you?  

  • Market leading remuneration $120,200 - $137,100 (including super)
  • Great work/life balance - 5 weeks’ annual leave
  • Be part of a leading international retailer
  • Problem solving real business challenges


Role responsibilities:

  • Design and implement tools to support strategic value chain optimisation initiatives
  • Organise, manipulate and analyse complex data sets across product categories
  • Extract and interpret data patterns in order to translate findings into actionable outcomes
  • Triangulate data to validate and support value chain project activities
  • Utilise data visualisation tools to effectively communicate business insights
  • Present tools, insights and proposals to all business levels including senior leadership
  • Embed initiatives through effective stakeholder engagement and training facilitation
  • Utilise internal and external data to maximise impact
  • Support project leads with ad hoc reporting


This role reports to the Director - Buying

12 November 2020
Applications close:
12 December 2020
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