Kforce has a client in the Irving, TX area that is seeking a Promotion Support Specialist. Summary:The candidate will be responsible for the coordination of cost support and promotional activities across new and existing items within their assigned support team by working extensively with Merchandising & Marketing. Key activities performed in this role are related to the collection and set up of cost support documentation as well as promotions.Key duties and responsibilities:
- Perform collection, submission, and verification activities for all cost support and promotions to ensure proper set up and collection of vendor funding
- Prioritize and allocate work activities for both In-Store and Digital promotions while performing deliverables accurately and in compliance with required processing timelines
- Cultivate and maintain strong knowledge of family items, financial impact of promotional activities, and nuances of key strategic initiatives
- Research and resolve financial and operational issues and communicate/escalate to the supervisor for resolution as needed
- Assist in various process improvements and template/dashboard creations to help the team in working more effectively in Power BI, SQL, 7-Intel, Access, etc.
- Bachelors/4-year degree
- 1+ years of relevant work experience
- Exhibits extreme ownership while being highly organized and able to handle multiple tasks in a dynamic environment
- Ability to prioritize tasks to deliver on commitments while having a high attention to detail to review, analyze, and make recommendations on complex business processes
- Ability to learn quickly and adapt to custom tools/systems
- Communicates effectively with various stakeholders and develops strong internal relationships
- Strong working knowledge of Excel
Kforce is a professional staffing services firm offering Technology and Finance & Accounting jobs with top employers nationwide. We specialize in providing contract, contract-to-hire and direct placement opportunities, with over 50 years of experience in the staffing industry. Kforce offers many consultants comprehensive benefits depending on employment status, including medical, dental, 401(K), life insurance and disability. Our vision is to be "the firm most respected by those we serve."