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Forecast Executive

Job Title: Forecast Executive
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Surrey
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q92098
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
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Job Published: March 08, 2013 17:42

Job Description

Due to continued growth an exciting opportunity has arisen for a Forecasting Executive to work client side. This FMCG company are considered market leaders in their industry, and are looking for someone who is highly analytical to join one of their most recognisable brands. The main function of this role is to support both the senior management and Marketing team, using your forecast and market awareness to help provide strategic direction for the brand. Key responsibilities: * Create statistically driven forecasts and scenario plans to support strategic decision making. * Identify accurate volume, SOM and profit projection plans for key brand activities. * Develop key performance reports to provide the Marketing team with timely market trends. * Evaluate brand activities and present findings & recommendations to the marketing team. * Independently analyse large quantities of data, and manipulate it in such a way that provides insightful "easy to understand" solutions. What we are looking for: * Preferably degree educated. * A highly analytical candidate, who has at least 18 months experience with statistical and analytical experience. * Proficient in the use of Statistical tools and packages. SPSS is the desired package and the ideal candidate must be able to use Excel, PowerPoint and Word. * Fluent in English. My client are offering an extremely competitive package for a candidate that ticks all the boxes. If this role sounds like the perfect fit for you, apply now! We request that candidates send their CV as a Microsoft Word document where possible. Quest Search and Selection is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.