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Business Insights Analyst

Requisition ID:  163578 

Career Group:  Corporate Office Careers 

Job Category:  Merchandising Business Intelligence 

Travel Requirements:  0 - 10%

Job Type:  Full-Time


Country: Canada (CA) 

Province: Ontario  

City: Mississauga

Location: Tahoe Office 

Postal Code: L4W 0C7 


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 Business Insights Analyst for our team based out of our offices in Mississauga, ON.

Job Description


What you'll get to do in this fast paced role:


  • Provide expertise and practical assistance in the ad hoc investigation, evaluation, and interpretation of data, themes, and trends
  • Analyze business and market trends to recommend new strategies for increased performance
  • Help to develop insights – focus on simplistic measures of performance and providing the ‘so what’ to our Category Management clients
  • Manage large analytical projects, and help develop new reports and views of data for Category Management team
  • Be able to interact with different stakeholders across the business, and direct flow of requests to third party analytics vendors
  • Develop relationships with the Category Management teams, and integrate analytical views into their decision-making processes

Tailored Reporting

  • Produce accurate reports and complete analysis to put forward suggestions to improve financial results, processes and business improvements
  • Provide category scorecards that provide insight for Category Merchants
  • Support Category Management in the development and execution of category strategies by providing data and insights
  • Be comfortable teaching and guiding Category Merchants on the correct way to use and interpret multiple sources of information
  • Help to tailor reporting views to different levels of management; providing the right information to the right levels of the organization to make better business decisions

Job Requirements


What your resume will include and demonstrate to us:


  • An Undergraduate Degree and a minimum of 2 years of relevant experience or a DEC and a minimum of 4 years relevant experience
  • Retail /CPG experience preferred

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.