Wednesday , April 8 2020

Food Lion Hiring For Analyst Site Location

Website Food Lion

Job Description:

Perform site location research to identify and determine appropriate growth opportunities for Delhaize America stores. Design, conduct and analyze a wide range of primary market research projects including acquisition studies and detailed location strategy studies in new and existing markets. Apply seasoned knowledge of supermarket industry, trends, & competitors combined with in depth market analysis to recommend best course of action.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Coordinate market strategy assessment process through multiple departments culminating with the real estate committee meeting(s).
  • Perform Acquisition studies – identify and evaluate potential supermarket and pharmacy acquisition candidates. Based on market analysis, recommend appropriate actions needed for stores once acquired.
  • Enlist support for recommended strategies among senior executives and several other associates in corporate development and other areas in the company.
  • Serve as sales expert within district or districts for budgeting and three year plan sales projections
  • Perform Site location/market analysis – thoroughly evaluate market dynamics including competitive demographic and economic factors. Quantify the potential of one or several sites and select the best strategy for entering or expanding the market. Prepare a concise, written analysis recommending appropriate corporate strategy for senior executives.
  • Develop and incorporate new research tools including GIS to further automate forecasting process.
  • Serve as a market resource and consultant to senior executives.

Job Requirements:

  • Strong analytical skills and attention to detail
  • Excellent verbal and written communication
  • Microsoft Software Suite: Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, Word
  • High comfort level collaborating and interacting with persons outside of the organization to gain market intelligence.

Qualification & Experience:

  • 3+ Years of analysis-based work experience
  • Experience/knowledge of supermarket business and operations
  • Experience/knowledge of retail commercial real estate functions and terminology
  • Experience with GIS (Geographic Information Systems)- i.e. ESRI, MapInfo
  • Experience with flat file and relational databases (SQL)
  • Experience with ETL (Extract/Transform/Load) data platforms- i.e. Alteryx
  • Analytical skills: Supermarket dynamics, competitive, demographic and economic factors
  • Experience in giving data-centric presentations
  • Bachelor’s Degree (preferably Business or Geography)

Job Details:

Company: Food Lion

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Washington, NC, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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