Sprouts Farmers Market, LLC
Phoenix, AZ, United States
Nov 20, 2022
Mar 05, 2023
The Category Coordinator - Grocery supports the Category Management team in all relevant areas of the business. The Category Coordinator - Grocery supports retail item and price management, business report development and analysis, creation, and distribution of department business tools, and supports collaborative objectives between procurement, merchandising, space planning and pricing. The Category Coordinator - Grocery also serves as the key point of contact supporting stores with all related inquiries and requests.
Support Category Management and Food Science teams with coordinating organizational compliance process for all Grocery products.
Support the Grocery product development process in partnership with the Grocery Category Management and Food Science teams.
Coordinate and communicate regular and promotional retail hosting with the Marketing and Data Integrity teams.
Support with managing product ingredients and formulas within Sprouts Farmers Market database.
Support with administering Sprouts Farmers Market Grocery vendor certification programs.
Use system tools to provide consistent reporting on every day, promotional, and holiday programs.
Assist Category Manager with analyzing progress against department\u2019s goals and objectives.
Provide Store locations with relevant historical sales data to make informed decisions about the department and how to maximize profitability with direction from the Category Manager.
Work directly with suppliers to facilitate collection of item, cost, and delivery information.
Prepare reports and files for Category Manger and Store locations.
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Physical Requirements
Bachelor\u2019s degree in Buying, Marketing, Business related field preferred
Minimum 2 years\u2019 experience in Grocery, Merchandising and/or food industry experience
Familiarity with USDA/FDA regulations and quality assurance practices preferred
Ability to work cross-functionally and maintain effective working relationships
Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite
Strong verbal and written communication skills, analytical and decision-making skills, and ability to work on cross-functional teams
In addition to a rewarding career, Sprouts offers a comprehensive program to help support you and your family. These programs include:
Sick time plan that you can use to support you or your immediate families health
Opportunities for career growth
15% discount for you and one other family member in your household on all purchases made at Sprouts
Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
Eligibility requirements may apply for the following benefits:
401(K) Retirement savings plan with a generous company match
Affordable benefit coverage, including medical, dental vision
Paid parental leave for both mothers and fathers
Pre-tax Flexible Spending Accounts for healthcare and dependent care
Company paid life insurance and short-term disability coverage
Get Paid Every Day!
Sprouts Farmers Market offers DailyPay - if you\u2019re hired as an eligible employee, you\u2019ll be able to transfer the money you\u2019ve already earned at no extra cost, and get it the next business day, for free.
We offer DailyPay so you don\u2019t have to wait for payday to access the money you\u2019ve already worked for. With DailyPay, you can see how much you\u2019ve made every day and you can transfer your money any time before payday.
You can learn more by visiting dailypay.com.
Grow with us!
If you have a passion for inspiring people and a flair for fresh food, consider applying for a job at Sprouts! With a focus on customer service, our neighborhood grocery stores offer high-quality, farm fresh produce, natural meats, plenty of scoop-your-own bulk goods and much more in a fun, friendly, old-fashioned farmer\u2019s market setting. Come grow your career in healthy living with a fast-paced, rapidly growing company and teams that pride themselves on empowering others along their journey.
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of the work being performed by people assigned to this work. This is not an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities, and requirements. Sprouts\u2019 management reserves the right to amend and change duties, responsibilities, and requirements to meet business and organizational needs as necessary.
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