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Senior Analyst, Wholesale Operations

Requisition ID:  170852 

Career Group:  Corporate Office Careers 

Job Category:  Wholesale Operations 

Travel Requirements:  0 - 10%

Job Type:  Full-Time


Country: Canada (CA) 

Province: Nova Scotia  

City: Dartmouth

Location: Dartmouth Office 

Postal Code: B2Y 4B1 


Our family of 134,000 employees and franchise affiliates share a collective passion for delivering exceptional shopping experiences and amazing food to all our customers. Our mission is to nurture the things that make life better – great experiences, families, communities, and our employees. We are a family nurturing families.  


A proudly Canadian company, we started in a small town in Nova Scotia but we are now in communities of all sizes across this great country. With over 1500 stores in all 10 provinces, you may know us as Sobeys, Safeway, IGA, Foodland, FreshCo, Thrifty Foods, Lawton’s Drug Stores or another of our great banners but we are all one extended family. 


All career opportunities will be open a minimum of 5 business days from the date of posting.


Sobeys is full of exciting opportunities, and we are always looking for bright new talent to join our team! We currently have a full-time opportunity for a Senior Analyst to join our Wholesale Operations team. This individual will bring their distribution and logistics expertise to elevate our service levels and thrill our customers.  

Job Description

•    Act as the Wholesale supply chain subject matter expert by understanding the intricacies of the network by province/RSC, etc. 
•    Conduct a weekly deep dive analysis on Wholesale fill rates 
•    Partner with Distribution & Logistics (D&L), Replenishment, Merchandising and our supply partners to understand the reasons for low fill rates: question, push and influence where appropriate.
•    Proactively address issues by identifying problem products and communicating solutions to customers and Sales teams in the field (suitable available substitutes, etc.).
•    Make recommendations for improvements and lead D&L initiatives that could impact Wholesale. 
•    Advocate for the Wholesale business on large D&L projects that impact the entire company. 
•    Support the Wholesale IT team in addressing customer ordering and delivery issues. 
•    Participate in ad hoc projects and assignments as required

Job Requirements

•    Undergraduate degree in a relevant area of study (Supply Chain, IT, Business, etc.)
•    A minimum of 5 years relevant work experience 
•    Proficient use of Microsoft Office suite with advanced knowledge of Excel
•    Excellent presentation and communication skills
•    Experience working for a large national organization where collaboration with multiple departments and stakeholders is required
•    Knowledge of the SAP system
•    Bilingual (French and English) would be considered an asset
•    Knowledge of Sales Force products would be considered an asset

Sobeys is committed to accommodating applicants with disabilities throughout the hiring process and will work with applicants requesting accommodation at any stage of this process.



While all responses are appreciated only those being considered for interviews will be acknowledged.


We appreciate the interest from the Staffing industry however respectfully request no calls or unsolicited resumes from Agencies.