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Position Title: Intern Metro Merchandising
Requisition ID: 9661
Career Group (ADSP): Administrative
Division: Merchandising & Store Services (01000169) 
Department: Merchandising  
Work Location: METRO ON - COLD CHAIN - 5559 DUNDAS ST W (#A-COLD) 
Province: Canada : Ontario 
Position Type: Intern/Student  



Role involves research and analysis looking for opportunities to improve sales and optimize profitability while leveraging loyalty, pos, category, customer, and market insights.


Specific Responsibilities:

  • Working with the category manager and team on special reporting and projects which will be required on an "as needed" basis. This will require extracting and analyzing data in order to formulate into meaningful recommendations and conversations.
  • Working with Dunnhumby loyalty platform (reporting), ACNielsen reporting, and pulling BW POS sales data.  Research and analysis will involve review of performance for planograms, listings, market sku gaps.
  • Provide general routine and non-routine support for projects and tasks, working closely with the Assistant Category Managers and Admins, leveraging their system knowledge and department processes.
  • Prepare in-depth ROI reviews and audits of pricing, promotions and distributions sell through's to maximize future sales and profit.
  • Collaborate positively with manager and peers in a team structured approach, learning to work in an office environment both independently and as a team
  • Help create reporting documents (e-com weekly recap/seasonal sell through recap)
  • Help Pharmacy Cat manager with the annual conference
  • Support on the annual major project (pertaining to the 2021 year)
  • Other duties as assigned by supervisor (ie. admin tasks, vacation coverage, ad hoc reports, ad checks)



  • Student working towards the completion of an undergraduate degree or diploma in business, finance, accounting preferred.
  • Demonstrated technical experience preferred - proven ability to work with databases / analytical platforms and/or strong ability to learn quickly.
  • Intermediate experience in Microsoft Excel and Office. Advanced would be an asset.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Excellent time management skills.
  • Independent thinker interested in taking initiative
  • Proven ability to multitask and follow up on actions/ issues.


Metro values, respects and leverages the differences and competences of all employees from a variety of different backgrounds. We will consider all qualified applicants for employment.
Metro is committed to accommodating applicants and employees with disabilities.  Should you require an accommodation or wish to receive this application in an accessible format, please advise.
Only applicants that meet the qualifications will be contacted.
We respectfully request no calls or unsolicited resumes from agencies.

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