At AutoZone, we have put customers first since 1979, when our first store was opened in Forrest City, Arkansas. As the leading retailer and a leading distributor of automotive replacement parts and accessories with stores in the U.S., Puerto Rico, Mexico and Brazil; AutoZone has been committed to providing the best parts, prices and customer service in the automotive aftermarket industry. We have a rich culture and history of going the Extra Mile for our customers and our community. At AutoZone you’re not just doing a job; you’re playing a crucial role in creating a better experience for our customers, while creating opportunities to DRIVE YOUR CAREER almost anywhere! We are looking for talented people who are customer focused, enjoy helping others and have the DRIVE to excel in a fast paced environment!

Real Estate Development and Business Analyst

Job Description

Summary:
 

As part of the Research Department within Store Development, the Real Estate Development and Business Analyst is responsible for working with a portfolio of potential new AutoZone stores alongside the Real Estate department, conducting spatial and analog analysis to forecast sales, performing competitive analysis to understand market trends, and presenting and defending findings to a variety of audiences.

 
Responsibilities:
  • Develop trade areas and forecast sales using spatial analysis
  • Understand market strategies and make recommendations to Real Estate
  • Articulate analytical results to executive level committees
  • Produce maps on an ad hoc basis using GIS
  • Travels to markets to conduct field research (10% travel required)
Requirements:
  • Bachelor's degree required
  • Experience conducting quantitative analysis
  • 0 - 3 years of experience in GIS, Market Research, Business Analytics or similar field
Preferred Skills:
  • Savvy technical skills
  • Experience using ArcGIS software or similar GIS platforms
  • Experience using Alteryx, SAS, Excel, or similar business software packages
  • Experience preparing and presenting technical documents