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Marketing Analytics Specialist

Requisition ID:  164799 

Career Group:  Corporate Office Careers 

Job Category:  Consumer Insights Marketing 

Travel Requirements:  0 - 10%

Job Type:  Full-Time


Country: Canada (CA) 

Province: Québec  

City: Montréal-Nord

Location: Bureau de Montréal-Nord 

Postal Code: H1G 3J5 


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.

Job Description

  • Validate, analyze, synthesize and interpret customer data to identify findings and trends for informed decision making;
  • Develop and execute quantitative customer analysis models to increase consumer understanding and measure the effectiveness of marketing investments;
  • Collaborate with the loyalty team on internal personalization campaigns;
  • Collaborate with key departments within the company including marketing, finance and operations to determine analytical needs and assist in day-to-day decision making by sharing knowledge and information;
  • Produce ad hoc analyses and support existing analysts in finding solutions to internal customer requests;
  • Oversee data validation and quality assurance to ensure the accuracy of analytical reports used in critical decision making;
  • Develop reports illustrating key indicators and sales trends to support the effective use of this information by key stakeholders in decision making;
  • Collaborate with the marketing department and all other key business departments to determine analytical needs;
  • Work closely with the Customer Business Insight teams in National and Quebec to consolidate key findings and provide concrete recommendations to guide strategic and tactical decision-making.

Job Requirements

  • 4 to 5 years of relevant experience in a position with similar responsibilities;
  • Have a Bachelor's degree in mathematics, statistics, computer science, business intelligence or any other relevant field (a Master's degree is an asset);
  • Comfortable presenting recommendations and popularizing complex concepts and analyses to different audiences;
  • Have a very good knowledge of SAS and/or SQL tools;
  • Advanced experience in data warehouse mining and predictive modeling;
  • Mastery of existing database tools and strong analytical skills (use and development of statistical concepts and models);
  • Have good communication skills (French & English; spoken and written).


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.



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