There are numerous middle level jobs available in this sector.

Retail skills are easily transferable and this facilitates workforce integration for the internationally trained professional. People who have extensive experience in data and cost analysis, e-commerce, fraud and loss prevention are currently in demand.

Paying attention to customer data is extremely important in today’s shifting economy. It helps to implement better strategies in merchandising, pricing and promotions. Online sales currently represent a small fraction of total retail sales but the influence e-commerce has on off-line operations is significant.

E-commerce has enabled retailers to leverage their existing logistics networks, customer services and branding to drive increase their market share.

Risks associated with error and fraud related to procurement are significant. Recent surveys show that the value and the frequency of detected fraud are at levels that should concern retail companies. Job seekers with expertise in managing or detecting fraud are in demand.

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[+] See the list of educational and training options
[+] See the list of Professional Associations. Evaluation of Credentials.