Sr. Business Analyst

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GP's North American Consumer Business is seeking a Sr. Business Analyst for our Grocery Business in Alpharetta, GA.  The Sr. Business Analyst will lead the team responsible for developing, managing, and maintaining the reporting/tools that support the Grocery Channel sales teams.  This person will be responsible for providing analytical thought leadership and support for key and strategic imperatives that will help generate and maximize long term value.  Some key responsibilities may include:

Daily Business analysis, Initiative Scorecard development/tracking, Portfolio Strategy support, Customer specific reporting/analysis, New Item Product Set Up/Management, and Project Work.

A Day In The Life Typically Includes:

  • Analytical Thought Leadership / Support: Providing analytical guidance and support for key and strategic initiatives, cross-functionally 
  • Grocery Business Reporting and Analysis:  Managing all daily/weekly/monthly/quarterly reporting for the Grocery Channel sales teams
  • Scorecarding /Key Initiative Tracking: Owning all development, tracking and reporting against key initiatives
  • Portfolio Strategy Analytics through identifying data insights via primary research
  • Customer Specific Reporting/Analysis:  Management of business reporting for specific key customers
  • New Item Product Set Up:  Responsible for new item set up in customer portals and managing product transitions.
  • Project Work:  Ad Hoc Reporting based on business needs      

What You Will Need:

Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Consumer Packaged Goods business experience
  • Strong computer skills: MS Office (Excel, PowerPoint)

What Will Put You Ahead?

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 2-3 years of progressive analytics work
  • Strong working knowledge of customer-specific and syndicated data
  • Advanced Excel, SharePoint, Tableau Skills and have aptitude to learn technical applications quickly
  • Experience working with large / strategic CPG organizations and retail customers
  • Ability to convert data analytics into useful insights that lead to actionable solutions

Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities:

  • Knowledge of category management and syndicated data analysis tools.
  • Strong communication, listening, planning and organization skills
  • Possess strong financial acumen and economic thinking skills.
  • Ability to effectively communicate with senior management (customer and internal).
  • Must effectively collaborate with internal support teams, demonstrating strategic thinking and customer focus.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong overall business acumen and ability to act with the appropriate sense of urgency.
  • Present ideas and directions that lead others to action.

Why Work For GP?

  • culture that places top priority on integrity and compliance
  • Opportunity for career growth at one of the largest, financially stable companies in the world
  • Encouragement to challenge the status quo and share knowledge
  • Responsibilities and rewards based on contributions
  • Continued company growth due to reinvesting 90% of our earnings
  • Competitive pay and benefits that help you manage your personal and financial wellness

Want to learn more about Georgia-Pacific?

We're part of your everyday life. From the walls of your home to the Dixie® plates on your table, the boxes at your local grocery store or the Quilted Northern® in your bathroom, there's a good chance a Georgia-Pacific product is nearby. We need people like you: People who can help us make life's simple necessities better.


Georgia-Pacific and its subsidiaries are among the world's leading manufacturers and marketers of tissue, paper-based packaging, office papers, cellulose, specialty fibers, non-woven fabrics, building products and related chemicals. Our familiar consumer brands include: Quilted Northern®, Angel Soft®, Brawny®, enMotion®, Sparkle®, Mardi Gras®, and Vanity Fair®, as well as the Dixie® brand of disposable cups, plates and cutlery. Its Harmon subsidiary is among the world's largest recyclers of paper, metal and plastics. 

The company employs approximately 35,000 people directly.

Salary and benefits commensurate with experience.
Equal Opportunity Employer.
Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test.

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