Analyst/Senior Analyst, Merchandising Analytics

Merchandising Long Island City, New York


Recipe for Success   Analyst/Sr. Analyst: This role will play an integral role in the development and positioning of data and insights for the category merchandising team. Reporting into the, Sr. Director of Merchandising Analytics and serving our growing category merchandising team. This position will be responsible for analytics and insights delivery related to category performance and customer purchasing behavior. This is a highly cross-functional role interacting with many areas across the FreshDirect business.

Key ingredients 

  • Bachelor's Degree in related discipline with specialized leadership training and/ or demonstrated capability to perform job responsibilities through previous experience and education 
  • Three to five (3-5) years of Category insights / Analytics experience -preferably in an agency, manufacturer (CPG) or e-commerce retail environment 
  • Expert level in MS Excel. Experience with PowerPivot, DAX formulas, and Power BI
  • Strong MS PowerPoint skills
  • Experience with syndicated and panel data (IRI, NPD, Nielsen)
  • Expertise in BI tools like Business Objects, SAS (Enterprise Guide), Micro Strategy is required
  • Report-writing/ storytelling skills: expert in developing/ delivering recommendations and summaries to key business partners at all levels
  • Experience with SQL (MySQL, Oracle)
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills with the ability to deliver insights and findings effectively
  • Must embody and demonstrate company values and culture


WARNING: Our food is processed in a facility that does not contain people who are toxic, rude, disrespectful, arrogant, egotistical, self-promoting, inconsiderate, or mean-spirited.



Who is FreshDirect?
FreshDirect is a food tech company and the Northeast's leading online fresh food grocer, delivering directly to customers throughout seven states, including the New York City and Philadelphia metropolitan areas, and the greater D.C. metropolitan area. FreshDirect is committed to sourcing the freshest and best-tasting meat, fish, produce, and specialty items through direct relationships with suppliers, growers, and farmers. In 2016, FreshDirect expanded its portfolio in NYC with the launch of FoodKick, an on-demand business that caters to the needs of urban dwellers with a curated selection of fresh food, alcohol, and essentials—all delivered within an hour. Launched in 2002, FreshDirect is a privately held company headquartered in Long Island City, NY. For more information, visit or


Why choose FreshDirect?

We are an innovative Food Technology company offering an environment where you can grow a career and feed your future and have fun while doing it! Great people deserve great benefits and we go above and beyond!


Wait, there’s more! Check out our #workperks:

Working here is pretty much as cool as you’d imagine - lots of food, lots of energy, and a whole lot of happy hours.

  • Flexible and generous PTO plan
  • 20% discount on FreshDirect and FoodKick plus an employee at-cost food program (FD Market)
  • Thirsty Thursdays, book club, monthly birthday breakfasts, and other happy hours
  • Wellness programs like weekly meditation, yoga, and Zumba, and monthly manicures and massages
  • Monthly Lunch & Learns covering things like “The Very Best Cheese and Wine”
  • We have a 24-hour shuttle service that runs back and forth to the subway
  • We offer up to $5000 per hire as a referral bonus
  • Summer barbecues and and annual company picnic for friends and family


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Disclaimer: The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by the Team member(s) assigned to this position. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of individuals in this position. Position Descriptions may be subject to change as the needs of the organization change.

As an EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER, FreshDirect does not discriminate against applicants or employees because of their race, color, citizenship status, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender, sexual orientation, age religion, creed, marital status, veteran status, domestic violence victim status, familial status, or on any other basis prohibited by law. Furthermore, FreshDirect will not discriminate against any applicant or employee because he or she is disabled, a disabled veteran, or a veteran of the Vietnam era, provided he or she is qualified and meets the requirements established by FreshDirect for the job.