Senior Commercial Analyst

Spectrum Brands UK Ltd ,
Manchester, Greater Manchester


Job Summary Spectrum Brands is looking to recruit a Senior Commercial Analyst to be responsible for reporting, analysis and insight across our divisions and support the sales and accounts department in providing commercial analysis at an account and product level. Responsibilities / Duties Preparation of annual operating plans and updated forecast. Ability to create and update matrices including pricing. Post audit review of promotions. The production and maintenance of all regular reports (Daily, Weekly, and Monthly) accurately and in a timely manner. To be able to develop new reports/insight and make suggestions on improvements on existing reports/insight where necessary. Production of ad-hoc analysis and insight. Maintain product prices and costs on the promotional calculator (KD). Monitor trade investment by account and work closely with account managers to drive better ROI on trade activity. Support national account teams by analysing and interpreting data to create actionable recommendations. Line manager responsibility for Commercial Analyst. Skills/ Experience Essential You will be a super user in Excel/Access and able to cope with using multiple systems. Experience of managing large data set and using pivot tables is essential. Numerate and analytical thinker. Takes proactive action when the situation calls for it. Ability to communicate technical solutions and analysis/insight to non-technical people. Good commercial acumen and how this changes and affects the business. Confident & friendly personality. Ability to manage time and work well under pressure. Able to demonstrate excellent communication skills and the ability to build relationships. VBA Skills for Reports– Excel & Access. Desirable Retailer/Supplier industry experience. Use of SAP BW / SAP. Benefits 25 days holiday Bank holidays Company Pension – up to 8% matched employer contribution Annual bonus scheme Health cash plan Option to buy up to 5 days holiday Staff discount Free car parking This job was originally posted as