Data Analyst
at Robert Half International UK

Date Posted: 20/06/2019

Job Description

Ref ID:  06120-00109055587


Robert Half, Finance & Accounting is pleased to be partnering with a market leader in the fast moving consumable goods sector. Their brand is world renowned, well established and has a reputation for developing talent.

Data Analyst / Northampton / £35,000 - £40,000.

The Role

The Data Analyst will be responsible for conducting data analysis to improve supply chain operations, increase efficiency and reduce costs in the organisation.

  • Prepare vendor send analysis and report on any potential cost savings
  • Analyse data and trends to perform necessary route cause analysis
  • Keep up to date with currency movement and commodity prices, reporting as necessary to internal stakeholders
  • Evaluate the most cost effective shipping methods
  • Track PPV performance and make any necessary recommendations for margin improvement
  • Assess Inventory performance, looking at stock turn and minimum stock safety levels
  • Monitor supply chain performance, tracking KPIs and providing solutions where appropriate
  • Develop a supplier performance dashboard and liaise effectively with supplier
  • Provide analytical support for all projects and new business proposals


The Data Analyst will have;

  • Strong commercial reporting skills ideally from within a large, dynamic, multi-site business.
  • Have strong data interrogation, analysis and reporting skills.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • It would be desirable if the candidate had an understanding of manufacturing.

The Company

The Organisation is an employer of choice with presence across the globe. They encourage ideas and invest in people. They also offer excellent benefits and a value work life balance.

Salary & Benefits

The role of Data Analyst is paying between £35,000 - £40,000, plus study support (if required) and bonus.

Robert Half Ltd acts as an employment business for temporary positions and an employment agency for permanent positions. Robert Half is committed to equal opportunity and diversity. Suitable candidates with equivalent qualifications and more or less experience can apply. By applying to this position, you acknowledge that you have read and accept the following terms:

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