Commercial Planning Analyst - SQL

  • Location

    West End, London

  • Sector:

    Data

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Paul Culmer

  • Contact email:

    paul.culmer@xcede.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    HQ00026733_1545139295

  • Published:

    4 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-02-16

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

  • Consultant:

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SQL, R, Matlab, Python, Retail, Supply chain, Customer Insights, Business Insights, consumer marketing, Modelling, Regression, stakeholders,

Our client who is a leading retail marketing platform based in London are urgently looking to recruit a Senior Commercial Analyst to join their team.

The role:

You will develop advanced Supply & Planning methodologies, tools, and processes in order to drive the business effectively.
Producing the unconstrained and forward-looking Supply and Demand projection, to engage pro-active actions on the upcoming seasons.

Analysing the current supply status and turning it into actionable insights, maximising and optimising the sustainable growth of the company.
Improving continuously the business process to pilot successfully the company strategy and its operations.
You will answer key business questions shedding light on product and partner performances.
You will drive and lead deep dive analysis to answer business challenges and key stakeholders questions.
You will collaborate with other key stakeholders from the Supply and Demand side of the business, to incorporate their qualitative input and to action on yours.
Work with Business Development, Account Management and Commercial Growth and Pricing functions to consider the practical challenges of their industry.
Deliver your findings to the Buying and Merchandising departments to transform Supply and Demand signal into specific products.
Work with finance to validate your forecasts and ensure both assumptions are in line.
Innovate, identify opportunities and lead projects that will solidify our business and the way we operate.

You will need to have:

Experiences in Supply and Demand Planning and/or Consulting
Excellent planning, organizational skills and strong attention to detail
Exceptional analytical and quantitative problem-solving skills
Advanced forecasting and data modelling techniques
Ability to influence change in senior stakeholders
Strategic thinker with an emphasis on operational and commercial excellence
You have a flexible, approachable attitude with good problem-solving skills
Comfortable dealing with ambiguity and scoping work focus
You have excellent verbal and written communication skills
You have technical skills for processing and analysing large amounts of data:
Excel and SQL (required), R, Matlab, Python

Please send me your CV to paul.culmer@xcede.co.uk