Marketing Analyst

General Mills

General Mills is reshaping the future of food. We believe food makes us better. It nourishes our bodies, brings us joy and connects us to each other. As one of the world’s leading food companies, General Mills operates in more than 100 countries and markets more than 100 consumer brands, including Cheerios, Nature Valley, Betty Crocker, Yoplait, Annie’s Homegrown, Old El Paso, Epic Provisions, Blue Buffalo and more. Are you passionate about the future of food? You’ve come to the right table. We want the very best talent to help lead something big.

Position Details

Marketing Analyst
Twin Cities Metro
Minneapolis, MN

General Mills is seeking a highly-motivated Brand Associate to work within our various business operating units. The Brand Associate (Marketing Analyst) serves as a member of the marketing team, leading projects, providing business analysis, managing budgets, and executing parts of the marketing plan.

In this role you will be responsible for:

  • Project Management: lead packaging, holistic margin cost savings management, and other projects, working across cross-functional teams to deliver results
  • Business Analysis and Tracking: Analyze the divisional business to identify problems, opportunities, and trends
  • Budget Management: Lead budget management and tracking for the division
  • Marketing Execution: Execute elements of the marketing plan for your brand, including price promotions, in-store creative, etc.
  • Ad-Hoc Projects for the Brand Teams
  • Other duties as assigned
  • Bachelor’s Degree in any major (Marketing and/or Finance preferred) 
  • 2-4 years of previous experience in marketing analytics or a related field 
  • Strong, proven analytical skills 
  • Ability to lead cross-functional teams 
  • Organizational skills with attention to detail and accuracy 
  • Strong PC skills (Excel, PowerPoint, Word) 
  • Demonstrated ability to effectively build team relationships 
  • Ability to manage multiple projects with executional excellence 
  • Prefer familiarity with GMI systems (Eclips, BEX, K2, Nielsen, SharePoint) 
  • This position is located in Minneapolis, MN

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