Permanent
Analyst
Logistics
Rochester
£38,000 - £40,000

Business Analyst

Ref: 77| Posted: 20th Feb 2019

To support their continuous growth to become the global leader in their field, my ambitious and dynamic client are looking for a Business Analyst to join the progressive team.  The newly created role of Business Analyst will focus primarily on revenue and capacity management with an objective to improve utilisation and profitability of profit centres.

This highly commercial role will liaise with all functions of the business and extract data from multiple sources to analyst project specific costs and profitability.

Detailed duties;

  • Working closely with Finance, Operations and Sales, to identify risk/opportunity
  • Monthly profitability analysis of cost centres within key business functions
  • Review/standardise pricing structure
  • Develop new management tools and models
  • Help determine the viability of potential new business
  • Identify potential synergies with existing business across the entire chain of the business
  • Global stock distribution level analysis across the network

In order to succeed, candidates must be able to demonstrate the following skills;

  • Able to work with large data files, to extract and manipulate relevant data to present in a meaningful way
  • Attention to detail
  • Creative thinker
  • Confident/personable communicator
  • Advanced Excel skills (Power BI advantageous)
  • It would be advantageous to have experience gained in international supply chain setting.

It would be preferred if candidates are formally qualified/actively studying, however, consideration will be given to candidates with a strong relevant experience gained in a similar role.

This is an excellent opportunity to get your foot in the door with a successful, growing, international business who encourage their employees to progress within the company.