Compass Group, North America DATA ANALYST--Member Services in Charlotte, North Carolina

DATA ANALYST--Member Services 6/15/17North Carolina-Charlotte

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Job Description:

Foodbuy is the foodservice industry’s leading Group Purchasing Organization (GPO) focused on lowering purchasing and product costs for foodservice organizations. With offices in Charlotte, NC and Alpharetta, GA, we offer a Great Opportunity for career development and growth as a Member Services Analyst.

The Data Analyst - Member Services will support the Manager of Opportunity/Cost Analysis. The Member Services Analyst is responsible for preparing and presenting Market Basket analysis and making key recommendations to drive incremental value for all Customers and to further Customers’ purchasing compliance goals. This includes preparing and reviewing opportunity analysis, trend analysis; assist in the preparation of executive level reporting. This role is responsible for adhering to established processes and standards that have been put in place. The job is located in our offices in Charlotte, NC.


  • Prepare Market Basket Analysis comparing competitive programs

  • Analyze Reporting and Compliance tools using Excel and MS Access

  • Understand aspects of Foodservice GPO’s manufacturer and distributor contracts, review analysis on competitiveness of Foodbuy programs and recommend program changes to maintain competitiveness

  • Prepare key business analysis to assist functional leaders in decision-making processes

  • Investigate trends and variances compared to prior periods and forecast

  • Ad hoc analysis and special projects to support continued growth of business

  • Prepare executive level summaries based on analysis


  • Advanced Knowledge of Microsoft Access, Excel, Word and PowerPoint

  • Basic knowledge of CERES (or other rebate / contract management technology)

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; 2+ related experience may be considered in lieu of formal education

  • Foodservice product knowledge preferred

  • Financial or trend analysis experience

  • Supplier and customer interaction experience

  • Purchasing/procurement experience preferred

  • Distribution or foodservice experience is preferred

  • Minimal travel required (typically to the Corporate office in Charlotte)

  • Excellent communication and customer relationship skills are required

  • Excellent written communication skills

  • Detail-oriented

  • Analytical problem solving

  • Flexible/Adapts well to change

  • Collaborative – works well as a member of a team

  • Strong verbal and written communications skills

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Compass Group is an equal opportunity employer. At Compass, we are committed to treating all Applicants and Associates fairly based on their abilities, achievements, and experience without regard to race, national origin, sex, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other classification protected by law.


Career LevelMid Career (2+ Years Experience)SectorFoodbuyAreas of InterestFinance, Purchasing/ProcurementEducationBachelor's DegreeLocaleNorth Carolina-CharlottePreferred LanguageEnglish