Product Information Analyst

Date: Jun 10, 2023

Location: CHICAGO, IL, US, 60603-4013 JANESVILLE, WI, US, 53546-8729 Hybrid, IL, US, N/A LAKE FOREST, IL, US, 60045-5201

Company: Grainger Businesses

Grainger is North America's leading distributor of maintenance, repair, and operating products and services. Our wide assortment, deep expertise, innovative technology solutions and unparalleled customer service keep customers' operations running and their people safe.


We're looking for passionate people who can move our company forward. We have a welcoming workplace where you can build a career for yourself while fulfilling our purpose to keep the world working. We embrace new ways of thinking and recognize everyone is an individual. Find your way at Grainger.


Position Details:

You will oversee maintenance and quality of existing product information and the curation of new product information to ensure complete and accurate information in the Product Information Management (PIM) System. Support projects related to curating and maintaining product information while ensuring the data integrity and hierarchy structure.


You will report to the Senior Pod Lead, Product Information.


This is a hybrid role and is onsite in Chicago, Lake Forest, IL or Janesville, WI 3 days a week.


You Will:

  • Perform product information activities such as data analysis, editing, applying updates resulting from normalization, technical content support and other teams related to content issues, and ensuring the consistency of product information.
  • Clean, maintain and normalize product information based on our priorities and using defined processes.
  • Participate in PI team projects that support priorities.
  • Work with peers and multiple partners supporting overall merchandising projects
  • Address data content, consistency, and Taxonomy issues and analyze the best way to implement within the product information data model.
  • Execute additions, changes, and deletes to the Taxonomy structure.
  • Support new product introduction and maintenance processes for product information
  • Review product information for accuracy, completeness and consistency.
  • Respond to and act on customer feedback about product selection and data accuracy.


You Have:

  • BS/BA required or commensurate work experience.
  • 1+ years of PI experience.
  • Experience managing and analysis of product information data. Accomplished at analyzing large sets of data and sorting relevant information.
  • Awareness of increasing customer expectations around Product Information. Understanding of Product Information strategies.
  • Ability to understand technical information, concepts, and decisions. Demonstrated ability to use technical support or technical data. Can quickly learn, become competent in, and apply new technologies or processes.
  • Ability to bring groups together. Experience grasping and applying acquired knowledge


Rewards and Benefits:

With benefits starting day one, Grainger is committed to your safety, health and wellbeing. Our programs provide choice and flexibility to meet our team members' individual needs. Check out some of the rewards available to you at Grainger

  • Medical, dental, vision, and life insurance plans
  • Generous paid time off (PTO) and 6 company holidays per year
  • Automatic 6% 401(k) company contribution each pay period
  • Employee discounts, parental leave, 3:1 match on donations and tuition reimbursement
  • A comprehensive set of emotional, financial, physical and social wellbeing programs


DEI Statement

We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender, gender identity or expression, or veteran status. We are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace.