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Business Analyst - Cornelius, NC at Oldcastle APG Inc

Posted in General Business 30+ days ago.

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Type: Full-Time
Location: Cornelius, North Carolina

Job Description:


Job ID:  151920

Oldcastle APG, a CRH company, is a leading supplier of products for North America’s building and landscaping markets. Its products include concrete masonry and hardscapes, packaged cement mixes, packaged lawn and garden products and composite decking products that are sold through a variety of channels.  Oldcastle APG is the innovator behind many of the industry’s well-known brands including Belgard Hardscapes, Echelon masonry products, Sakrete bagged dry-mixes, Anchor Wall Systems, MoistureShield composite decking, among others.  With over 195 operating locations and 6,500 employees, Oldcastle APG operates across 36 states and 5 Canadian provinces.  Oldcastle APG is a U.S. subsidiary of CRH plc., a leading global diversified building materials group.

Job Summary

The Business Analyst will support the Retail Account Management team by performing critical analysis functions including but not limited to reporting, forecasting, budget preparation, margin analysis, and sales analysis.  Evaluate information and generate various sales, inventory, and customer order reports; analyze business trends, and provide the results of this analysis to internal and external customers.  Use advanced data visualization tools such as Tableau to provide an enhanced, easy to understand interface for our users.  Gain an understanding of how our existing internal database works; provide occasional updates to tables, security, and perform occasional troubleshooting.  Looking for a candidate that relishes the opportunity to find data and trends that can be acted upon.

  • Generate reports summarizing sales, inventory levels, orders, service levels, etc.

  • Set up and maintain product level data for all categories

  • Analyze diagrams of product layout in stores

  • Analyze trends in retail sales, inventory, and shipping data

  • Analyze product mix shift with intent of improving profitability

  • Analyze merchandising tests to determine better in-store selling methods

  • Analyze financial impact of changes in: 

    • service levels

    • in-stre displays

    • advertising and prmotional spend

  • Foster relationships with retail teams and operational management team

  • Price / Cost analysis

Educational Requirements

  • 4 year business degree or equitable work experience

  • Knowledge of Business Intelligence systems; Tableau preferred

What CRH Americas Offers You

  • Highly competitive base pay

  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs

  • Group retirement savings program

  • Health and wellness programs

  • A culture that values opportunity for growth, development, and internal promotion

About CRH Americas

CRH Americas has a long and proud heritage as one of North America’s largest corporations. We are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that together form the CRH Americas family. CRH Americas operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.

Oldcastle Architectural, a CRH company, is a great place to grow! If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Please complete your online application and profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Thank you for your interest in the CRH family!

CRH Americas is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

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