Dollar Tree RETAIL ANALYST in Chesapeake, Virginia
The candidate will assist in maintaining, balancing, and updating RPAS planning data. The work also involves detailed data analysis, research, and reporting using the Business Objects data warehouse tool. This strategic position will work closely with all merchandise departments to ensure proper information is being utilized to arrive at the most accurate data analysis. This position reports to the RPAS Administrator in Merchandise Planning and will play an integral role in effective data analysis and planning software management.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Balance RPAS planning data and store counts. Aid in researching any issues with data going into RPAS or coming from RPAS going into MMS/GPS. Troubleshoot user issues.
Assist the Business User Administrator for RPAS Assortment Planning (AP) and Merchandise Financial (MFP) planning platforms including making, testing and implementing configuration changes.
Develop, document and train if necessary, changes to RPAS processes including administrative and user procedures. Also, assist in training new planners.
Create, research and revise as required corporate reports in Business Objects.
If required, assume the responsibility of planning and forecasting a department using RPAS.
Special projects as assigned.
Knowledge and Skills
Four-year college degree in Business, Accounting, Economics, Statistics, Operations or Purchasing preferred.
Minimum of two years of experience, preferably in an analytical role with planning background preferred.
Prefer a self-starter with the ability to work independently with minimal supervision and ability to handle competing priorities and tasks while remaining organized to meet deadlines.
Troubleshooting skills in a technical environment.
Prefer a detail oriented candidate with strong quantitative and analytical skills and ability to convert data into valuable information including strong understanding of retail math.
Programming and/or software administration experience strongly desired.
Extensive experience using RPAS, Excel, Access including database development, Business Objects or other data warehouse report development.
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
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500 Volvo Parkway