Data Analyst

Michaels - Irving, TX 75063 (Freeport/Hackberry area)
Estimated $47.8K - $60.6K a yearFull-timeMonday to Friday

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Michaels is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are here for all Team Members and all Makers to create, innovate and be better together.

The Space Planning Data Analyst applies advanced analysis to specific planogram/modular and market performance that will drive actionable recommendations for future planning and decision making. Through the understanding of business and select store performance, the Space Planning Analyst will apply a mix of quantitative and qualitative skills to create reports and tools used by the organization on a regular basis in critical space planning sessions. This Team Member will also serve as a lead analyst for various projects centered around the impact of various strategic levers on productivity and sales, ranging anywhere from Basic and Seasonal Planograms/modulars to store relays to select store tests to store level SKU rationalization.

Major Activities

Analyze sales, margin, and unit productivity and margin performance at a SKU, market, (select) store and/or planogram/modular level:

  • Mine large and complex data sets using Alteryx to drive sales and margin.
  • Improve access to and reliability of required source data
  • Solve Planogram & Space opportunities through clustering & modeling to maximize sales and customer space/shopping experience
  • Collect & analyze groups of data to look for conclusions, patterns, and potential opportunities
  • Continue to streamline, develop, and simplify regular reporting
  • Communicate findings to cross functional teams concisely

Project Manage macro-analysis needed for quarterly submissions, store relays, special projects, and new stores:

  • Identify sales opportunities through data analysis
  • Analyze data to help finalize merchandising and space assortment decisions
  • Communicate project status, goals, and objectives to project stakeholders

Other duties as assigned

Minimum Education

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Finance, Analytics, Economics, Data Science or Engineering

Minimum Special Certifications or technical skills

  • Expert level in Excel
  • Ability to write intermediate or advanced SQL code
  • Experience with R or Python

Minimum Type of experience the job requires

  • Advanced Analytics experience creating actionable insights
  • Strong verbal/written skills
  • Strong collaborative skills with both technical and non-technical teams

Preferred Special Certifications or technical skills ​

  • Experience with machine learning
  • Intermediate Power BI or similar data visualization tool experience

Preferred Type of experience the job requires

  • Alteryx experience preferred but not required
  • 1+ years of previous experience with advanced retail analytics preferred but not required

Applicants in the U.S. must satisfy federal, state, and local legal requirements of the job.

Job Type: Full-time


  • Monday to Friday

Work Location: One location

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