Aquen's Fortune500 client is looking for an Assistant Category Manager for a 5 month + opportunity (40/hrs 5 days, on site in Woonsocket, RI) with potential to extend beyond.
The company is embarking on a journey of evolving its world-class personalization and loyalty program- which is a top organizational initiative that has already seen significant investment. The current focus is optimizing our personalization strategy. We are looking for top talent, to join our existing team.
·1+ year experience in either a Customer Growth, Data-driven Marketing, Digital Marketing, or Marketing ·2+ years of MS Excel experience required. Proficient in Pivot Tables, VLOOKUP, SUMIFS, CONCATENATE, etc ·1+ years of Powerpoint experience. ·1+ year experience with project management · A passion for understanding the customer. Preferred Qualifications ·1+ years of Microsoft Access experience. ·Experience with retail or consumer goods companies ·Intellectual curiosity, with a desire to understand performance, strategies. · Creative problem solver who can incorporate new earnings into existing plans. · An ability to understand finances, forecasts and budgets. · Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal. · Ability to multi-task a variety of initiatives/ projects to deadlines, in a fast-paced environment. · Ability to flex and navigate effectively through ambiguity. · Strong organizational, analytical, communication and operational skills. · Keen ability to prioritize. · Strategic thinker and creative problem solver always looking for most optimal solution – with the ability to execute that strategy. · Planner; capability to “look around the corner” to determine risks and mitigating strategies. · Calm and comfortable in ever-changing environment. · Strong work ethic and ability to work well independently or in a team environment. · Self-motivated, high capacity individual with proven successes in performance-driven teams · Ability to use external tools like Ad Grinder, Image Tool, Release Ads and others as identified. · Ability to understand finances, forecasts and budgets.