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Consumer Sales Support Analyst, Co-op

  • Internship
    Off-cycle Internship
  • Data
  • Mississauga

AI generated summary

  • You must be a 3rd year university student or enrolled in a Masters program, skilled in Excel/PowerPoint, detail-oriented, analytical, creative, and have strong communication skills. Retail experience and IT knowledge are assets.
  • You will analyze sales data, collaborate with teams, act as liaison with retail accounts, extract and analyze data, provide recommendations, manage processes, and apply academic knowledge to solve business challenges.


  • Education and Experience Required:
  • Preferred 3rd Year of University completed or currently enrolled in Masters program
  • Knowledge/experience in Business, Economics, Math, Finance and Statistics is an asset
  • Qualifications:
  • Experience with PowerBI software would be considered an asset.
  • Positive commitment to the business supported
  • Knowledge of IT and interest in consumer technology is an asset
  • Goal oriented approach
  • Highly skilled at Excel/PowerPoint/Word/Outlook
  • Thorough and organized with a strong attention to detail
  • Creative, outside of the box thinking
  • Ability to gather, organize and ANALYZE complex data from multiple sources
  • Initiative, resourcefulness and high problem-solving aptitude
  • Strong communication and relationship building skills
  • Ability to manage a changing and challenging workload independently
  • Customer focus: interact with HP personnel (all levels)
  • Experience within retail would be considered an asset


  • Preparing in depth sales data reviews to evaluate promotions and presenting findings to the business in a way that is objective and useful.
  • Collaborate closely with managers, individual contributors and other students on projects and assignments.
  • Act as liaison between Account Managers and major retail accounts collecting POE (Proof of Execution) for required marketing claims
  • Extracting raw data from in-house systems, if required, and using Excel and PowerPoint to provide meaningful recommendations from the analysis.
  • As you progress through the co-op term, you will use your knowledge of business issues, key customers, company practices, procedures and systems to co-ordinate and manage processes and projects.
  • Utilizing academic knowledge to understand various business challenges in order to provide insights and recommendations to real world problems.


What are the main responsibilities of the Consumer Sales Support Analyst co-op?

The main responsibilities include working closely with sales and category managers in Print and Personal Systems (PCs) on promotional sales tracking, forecasting, and analyzing sales trends for Canada’s largest retail accounts, as well as completing special projects and presentations as needed.

What skills are required for this position?

Strong analytical, communication, and problem-solving skills are required for this position. Experience with data extraction and creative thinking to effectively communicate recommendations is also important.

How long is the co-op term for this position?

The co-op term for the Consumer Sales Support Analyst position is eight months.

What are some of the key retail accounts that the Consumer Sales Team works with?

The Consumer Sales Team works with Canada’s largest retail accounts, including Best Buy, Costco, Walmart, Staples, The Source, and Amazon.

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Mission & Purpose

HPE (Hewlett Packard Enterprise) is a global technology company that provides a comprehensive range of IT solutions and services. They offer hardware, software, and hybrid IT infrastructure solutions, including servers, storage systems, networking equipment, and cloud computing services. HPE's ultimate mission is to help their clients thrive in the digital age by providing transformative technology solutions that drive innovation, enhance productivity, and enable business growth. Their purpose is to empower organisations to harness the power of technology and data to solve complex challenges, optimise their IT infrastructure, and accelerate their digital transformation. HPE strives to be a trusted partner, delivering cutting-edge technology and expertise that enables their clients to adapt, innovate, and stay ahead in an ever-changing and competitive marketplace.