Senior Category Analyst

Bob's Red Mill

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Position Overview:
Bob's Red Mill is looking for the right person to join our employee-owned company. We are the nation's leading producer of whole grain and natural foods as well as a leader in the gluten-free products industry. We are recognized time and again by the nation's top publications for having quality products and stellar customer service. We specialize in stone ground, whole grain flours, cereals, baking mixes and gluten-free products. We are headquartered in Milwaukie, Oregon but our employees and products span the country and can be found throughout the world.
As employee-owners and recipients of a monthly profit sharing program -- there is a special camaraderie at BRM, we watch out for one another and for the company, working to uphold the values, integrity and principals at the root of this successful organization.

We are currently looking for a Senior Category Analyst to join our team immediately. The Senior Category Analyst will be both an analyst and manager of the Bob's Red Mill market data environment. This analyst will work with pertinent syndicated market data, including IRI, Nielsen and SPINS. This person will determine and execute delivery of pertinent ongoing and adhoc reporting needed for the sales team and other key departments at Bob's Red Mill including quarterly "Business Review" presentations to the Executive team. The position will work with and manage our broker analytic teams to support and supplement Bob's Red Mill needs. This position reports to the Vice President of Sales.

Essential Functions and Skills:

Ability to manage analytics team including junior and broker analysts
Excellent working knowledge of syndicated data and applications including IRI, Nielsen and SPINS
Excellent oral and written communications skills
A team player and able to interact and work with people at all levels of the company
Able to work in a fast paced environment
Excellent time management skills with the ability to work independently
Thorough understanding of category management
Excellent MS Office skills; particularly Excel (including formulas, pivot tables and graphs) and PowerPoint
Working knowledge of Macola and Crystal is a plus
Monitor KPI's while troubleshooting issues and creating recommendations

Education and Experience:

Bachelor's degree in Business, Technology or related field is preferred
Minimum of 5 years of Category Analyst experience is required, preferably in the Natural Foods industry

To Apply please email a Cover Letter and Resume to and type Senior Category Analyst in the Subject line.