• Trade Analyst Intern

    Location US-IL-Elgin
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  • Overview

    Summary of the Position:

    Under the direct supervision of the VP of Sales, the Trade Analyst Intern works on various projects for the broker/business managers.  This could include input, trade spend tracking, and process improvements. 

    Duties and Responsibilities

    Functions Performed:

    • Learn to serve subject matter expert for trade system with internal and external customers.
    • Ensure accuracy to Trade Management process steps.
      • Assist Business Managers to ensure annual plans are loaded completely and accurately
      • Hold broker partnes accountable for moving deals from planned to committed in a timely manner
      • Address inaccuracies in a timely manner
    • Develop Broker scorecards to be used in a quarterly Plan on a Page reviews
    • Decelop and maintain trade tracking systems utilizing the trade system as primary source of information
    • Execute initial and remedial training for all users
    • Complete Ad hock reporting and analysis
    • Collaborate with Demand Planning and Sales to ensure that demand forecasts are ccurate for three months out and that systems align (BPC/Trade Pro)
      • Responsible for manufacturing, distributing and consistently maintaining safe and quality food by following good manufacturing practices, allergen controls, food defense, HACCP and SQF requirements.
      • Responsible for immediately reporting all food safety and quality issues to your manager
      • Responsible for partnering with others; Sharing knowledge, skills and information within your team and across functional areas.
      • Responsible for enhancing technical and functional competencies, as well as professional and leadership development



    • General knowledge of business, finance or other related field.


    Education, Experience, & Knowledge:

    • In the process of obtaining a business, finance or related degree

    Skills & Competencies:

    • Demonstrated proficiency in Microsoft Excel, Word and Powerpoint required.
    • Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal skills
    • Abiity to multitask and work in a team environment with people outside your department
    • Desire to think cognitively and work through problems
    • Strong analytical skills and systematic approach to problem solving
    • Excellent organizational/time management skills