Marketing Analyst - Merchandising Category Analyst

Woonsocket, RI
Job Terms:
Competitive w/ full benefits
Start date:
Posted By:
Emily Restrepo

Job Description:

Job Description:

  • No one has benefits like AQUENT! 

With the news of COVID19 spreading, Aquent is committed to ensuring the safety and well being of our employees. This includes providing technology to support video interviews, resources and support for employees to work from home successfully, and fully covered healthcare for eligible employees. This position will be initially remote dueto COVID19 but will likely be onsite in Woonsocket RI.



  • Interpret and provide the analytical detail of category and product performance.
  • Use internal data to track, analyze and communicate category/brand dynamics and sales trends.
  • Review margin, inventory turns and service levels.
  • Build queries and supervise the preparation.
  • Interpret and provide the analytical detail of category and product performance.
  • Identify opportunities and recommend changes to drive improvements in sales forecast accuracy, in-stock, inventory levels and product flow.


  • Minimum 2 years experience interpreting and recommending promotional strategies.
  •  Advanced level Access proficiency (able to create/run database queries, summarize and utilize data).
  • Must have excellent Excel and PowerPoint skills and able to develop his/her own oral and visual presentations, spread sheets and general correspondence.
  • Must have effective communication skills.
  • Detailed oriented and organized.
  • Proven experience using and analyzing data to make decisions and recommendations that will maximize profitability.

Position Summary
This position is responsible for interpreting and providing the analytical detail of category and product performance, tracking product sales trends, reviewing margin, inventory turns and service level, building queries, supervising the preparation.

Communications, Marketing or similar bachelor's degree

Client Description:

This Client:

  • Is considered by Fast Company to be amongst the most innovative companies
  • Is listed by Forbes as one of the world’s most admired companies
  • Makes it their mission to guide people toward better health
  • This includes altering the products they offer at retail to more health-conscious offerings!

Our client has recently made a move toward a major merger, which means this is a great time to get involved! Two big industry brands coming together.

Working here gets you into a fast-paced environment, with tons of cross-functional working relationships. You’d have exposure to a number of teams related to any project you’re working on, and we sometimes see freelancers convert to permanent employees on teams they’ve had the opportunity to interact with. This is definitely a standout opportunity!


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Working with AQUENT gets you access to some pretty cool things, including:

  • Subsidized (up to 85%) of your health, vision and dental benefits
  • Access to Fidelity 401(k) and FSA Program
  • Direct deposit for your weekly paycheck
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