Category Management Analyst

Bimbo Bakeries

Bentonville, AR

Bentonville, AR, US
Bentonville, AR
12 days ago

Job Description

Have you ever enjoyed Arnold®, Brownberry® or Oroweat® bread? A Thomas’® English muffin or bagel? Or perhaps snacked on a Sara Lee®, Entenmann’s® or Marinela® cake or donut? If the answer is yes, then you know Bimbo Bakeries USA!

Bimbo Bakeries USA is part of Grupo Bimbo, the world’s largest baking company with operations in 33 countries. Bimbo Bakeries USA (BBU) employs 20,000 associates across the U.S. in bakeries, sales centers, corporate offices and on sales routes to ensure our consumers have the freshest products to feed their families at every meal. But our associates come to work for much more – the chance to feed their own lives through exciting work that offers the opportunity to make a real difference in their professional and personal lives every day.

Under general supervision, this position analyzes sales and consumer data in support of defined sales and account initiatives. Provides analytical support to various levels of the organization to drive and leverage fact-based insights.  The primary purpose of this position is to ensure optimum utilization of fact-based information, aligned with category management best practices in order to maximize BBU sales and the overall category performance for the retailer.

This position has the ability to be remote. 


  • Identify assortment and modular shelving opportunities within assigned categories.
  •  Data extraction, cleaning and analysis from a wide variety of available systems and synthesize that data into actionable recommendations.
  • Provide category insights and analytics through use of Retail Link, IRI syndicated data, Margin Minder (BBU’s proprietary database), Spectra, MADRID etc.
  • Identify and communicate the insights and opportunities to the sales and category team.
  • Ability to leverage insights and partner with sales in developing category strategies for growth.
  • Develop and maintain internal weekly and/or monthly reports inclusive of Gap, Share Maps, Panel Insights & other Adhoc reporting needs.
  • Develop and maintain strong business relationships with key internal constituents.
  • Other duties as assigned

About the Company

Bimbo Bakeries

Bimbo Bakeries USA is a leader in the baking industry, known for its category leading brands, innovative products, freshness and quality. As part of Grupo Bimbo, the world’s largest baking company, BBU is proud to share the company philosophyHighly Productive and Deeply Humane in the U.S.
5,000 to 9,999 employees
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