Business Analyst - Retail

Job Title: Business Analyst - Retail
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Start Date: FTC
Reference: BBBH87031
Contact Name: Robert Lindsay
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 15, 2021 09:47

Job Description

Business Analyst (Vendor Management Office)

*This is an initial Fixed Term Contract

We're looking for an experienced Business Analyst to Join our client's Vendor Management Office for a short FTC. This would be a great opportunity to join a leading UK retailer.

What you'll do:

  • Provide data-led recommendations to buyers to manage cost price increase requests
  • Track commodity prices & identify opportunities to negotiate with suppliers proactively
  • Support the category review process, helping the commercial team develop annual plans for their areas
  • Identify key suppliers, trends and market dynamics that shape the different categories
  • Support annual business plans negotiations with suppliers

About you:

  • Experience in a retail, e-commerce or FMCG
  • Experience with VBA, Tableau or SQL
  • Highly numerate and analytical
  • Strong commercial awareness and problem-solving ability
  • Strong communication, teamwork and influencing skills
  • Excellent Microsoft Excel skills

If you feel like your skillset is a good fit for this role please send your CV through to Chris Bouroutzis on

Handle actively welcomes applicants from under-represented backgrounds

PLEASE NOTE: Due to the high volume of applications we receive we are unable to respond to everyone. If you have not heard from us within 5 working days of sending your CV then unfortunately you have not been shortlisted for the position you have applied for.