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Retail Analyst

Job Title: Retail Analyst
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: East Riding of Yorkshire
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q89777
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email: DMB.85043.4032@quest.aplitrak.com
Job Published: January 07, 2013 18:30

Job Description

Due to ongoing expansion, this leading multi-product retailer currently requires an experienced Retail Analyst to be a key service provider to all trading departments. The main focus of your role will be to provide reporting and analysis covering a broad range of trading KPIs from sales and margin performance, promotions, budgeting, supplier income, inflation, market share, pricing, and certain aspects of the supply chain process. Finally, you will be required to manage projects on an ad hoc basis. As this is a new role to the business the successful candidate will be involved in introducing new processes and systems so an unique and exciting challenge. Skills required: * You will have experience of problem solving in a fast paced and high pressure environment (ideally within retail) and feel comfortable working with large volumes of complex data * You will be from a Business/Commercial Analyst background with strong Excel skills with the ability to use formulas, V look ups and pivot tables * You will have excellent communication skills which will enable you to build strong internal relationships, with the ability to influence and challenge the Trading and Product Supply teams * Will take total accountability for your decisions and be able to stand on your own feet but at the same time work as a team player This challenging and interesting role will provide the opportunity for progression and great rewards and the chance to join a successful and growing retail business. Apply now!