Product Data Specialist- Grand Rapids, MI

Company Name:
Gordon Food Service
Are you looking for a new opportunity with a strong, stable and financially smart company? Do you want the opportunity for advancement in your career? If so, Gordon Food Service could be the place for you; for more than a century we have been honoring our promises to our customers and employees. As one of the largest privately held foodservice distributors in North America, our family-owned company has a history of pursuing innovative ideas and building strong relationships.
The continued growth of current and new markets allows for the addition of new talent to join our team. We're seeking great people looking for professional and personal growth and a place to make a difference in people's lives. If you are interested in joining an innovative, supportive, values-driven company, we invite you to consider a career with Gordon Food Service.
The Merchandising Solutions Team (MST) is responsible for over 16,000 GFS and nationally branded specialty and exclusive products to meet the vast needs of our customers.
As a Product Data Specialist you will have the opportunity to impact the success of our business through meticulous product data administration and maintenance.
Some of the key responsibilities for this role include:
Complete new item creation and control activation of inventory products within the data system
Support e-commerce data management
Conduct system maintenance of specific item attribute fields
Ensure defined data quality levels for item master fields in accordance with corporate standards and protocol
Cross trains and provides secondary support for the management of promotional pricing for all US National and divisional marketing events
Provides support with item life cycle activities
Key requirements for this position:
Bachelor''s degree in Marketing, Business Administration, or English or related field
Bachelor's degree is preferred
One to Two years of previous food service or marketing experience - or equivalent combination of education, training, and experience
Ability to demonstrate Microsoft Excel knowledge and comprehension
Effective communication, organizational, and mathematical skills
Demonstrate detail-oriented management of multiple projects and timelines
What we offer our employees here at GFS:
A fun, fast-paced, collaborative place to work
Career advancement opportunities
Comprehensive medical, dental, vision, and prescription insurance
Short/Long-Term Disability
Time-off Benefits
Generous 401k matching program
Flexible spending
Profit Sharing
Why Work for Gordon Food Service?
Gordon Food Service in an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability.
All Gordon Food Service locations are tobacco free.

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