Job Detail

Business Analyst - Vehicle Storage

U-Haul Corporate Headquarters
U-Haul International
2727 N Central Ave
PHOENIX , AZ

Company Info:
U-Haul is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants for employment will be considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, physical or mental disability, veteran status, or any other basis protected by applicable federal, provincial, state or local law. Individual accommodations are available on requests for applicants taking part in all aspects of the selection process. Information obtained during this process will only be shared on a need to know basis.
Description:
Under the direction of the VP of Storage Operations, responsible for conducting and analyzing market and consumer research surveys reflecting consumer preferences, market penetration and economic, demographic data to furnish U-Haul International management with information upon which to make sound, logical financial business decisions regarding expansion and development of future Vehicle Storage projects.
  • Benchmark the RV, Boat, and vehicle storage competitive market. Conduct market research surveys by compiling and analyzing economic, demographic, financial and marketing data in the RV, Boat and Vehicle storage market. Apply statistical formulas to information obtained and convert this data into meaningful format.
  • Determine trends, make forecasts, projections and recommend alternative courses of action to management. Evaluate U-Haul vehicle storage offering, number and distribution outlets, performance against forecasts, and the effectiveness of advertising campaigns and recommend course of action based on research data obtained. Evaluate customer preferences and needs reflected in data obtained.
  • Develop population trends, consumer profiles and the like, and project future business, number of locations necessary to provide management with essential data with which to develop long range marketing plans and strategies.
  • Prepare charts, graphs, maps and other visual aids.
  • Act as the liason between Storage Operations and other UHI departments engaged in the compiling of information for the U-Haul Vehicle Storage Program.
  • Establish and maintain working relationships with industry personnel to keep informed of the latest methods, techniques and services offered by each agency.
  • May perform other related duties including special studies as required or assigned by the Storage Operations VP.
Requirements:
  • Good communication skills both written and verbal a must
  • Ideal candidate will have firsthand personal experience with the wants and needs of the RV, Boat, and Vehicle owner.
Education/Training:
  • Previous U-Haul experience preferred
Work Status:
Full-Time