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Central Trading Analyst

  • Location: Hatfield
  • Salary: Up to £37000.00 per annum
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 13 days ago

  • Sector: digital & technology
  • Type: hybrid
  • Contact: Mike Foster
  • Contact Email: mike.foster@handle.co.uk
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 01 September 2022
  • Job Ref: BBBH100352

Central Trading Analyst - £37k - Hertfordshire

A new Opportunity for a Central Trading Insight Analyst based in Hertfordshire is up for grabs with one of the UK's leading online retailers.

This is a perfect role for someone who has a passion for Data and Insight. You will be supporting the buying team with data needed to measure commercial performance, understand drivers and make effective decisions.

You will apply critical thinking to develop the best analytical approach to get to easy-to-understand, actionable insights and recommendations. Where appropriate, you will partner with insight colleagues in data science, reporting, customer and merchandising to import expertise in such areas as statistics, predictive analytics, data visualisation, and automation.

Knowledge, Skills & Experience
Essential:

  • SQL - you will either have some prior experience, or an eagerness and aptitude to learn at pace (with extensive training and support in the first weeks in role)
  • Numeracy - demonstrated by one or more of: i. a good grade at Maths A level, ii. a STEM degree, iii. significant working experience with data and analysis
  • Critical thinking and problem solving
  • Commercial awareness
  • Excellent Microsoft Office/Google Suite skills
  • Managing relationships/influencing across multiple stakeholders and teams
  • Data visualisation and 'science communication' skills - making the complex seem simple


Behaviours we would like you to demonstrate:

  • Taking a collaborative approach in working, and sharing your knowledge with the wider team around you
  • Being curious and keen to learn and develop yourself
  • Listening to others and understanding the business questions/challenges that they have and what is important to them
  • Proactivity and taking personal responsibility - identifying projects that could make a positive difference to the business and then taking ownership


In return you will receive

  • 26 Days Annual Leave
  • Private Medical insurance
  • Income Protection & Life Assurance
  • Enhanced Pension Scheme (with 7% matching)
  • Generous company discount

Apply today or call for a further chat.

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