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Pricing & Promotion Strategy Analyst

  • Paddington, UNITED KINGDOM
  • IT development

Job description

Job Description:

Reporting to the Head of Pricing & Promotions, you’ll be responsible for designing and executing detailed analysis, synthesising and communicating key insights, and building the tools and reports that support the delivery and tracking of key strategic initiatives across Pricing & Promotions.

Key accountabilities and measures

·  Support key strategic initiatives for the Food business across Pricing & Promotions, including Category Transformation, Promotional Planning and Price Investment
·  Design and execute detailed analysis, bringing together and manipulating data from multiple sources and systems e.g. financial, transactional, store and customer
·  Present insights and strategic recommendations to key stakeholders across the Food business
·  Set-up, track and report impacts of key initiatives versus plan/budget
·  Collaborate with teams across the business, including Trading, Finance, Space/Range, Supply Chain and IT to understand our current data and systems, identifying opportunities to restructure and/or streamline how we store, analyse and report information
·  Form close working relationships with Trading teams to influence the development of a strategic approach to pricing and promotions
·  Act as a consultant on pricing and promotions strategy to other functions, and be an ambassador for strategic analysis and data-led decision making across the business

Key skills

·  Strong analytical toolkit and experience, including one or more of: Advanced Excel (e.g. logic, modelling, macros); coding and querying large data sets (SQL and/or Python); data manipulation and visualisation (e.g. PowerBI, Tableau)
·  Clear and concise written communication (PowerPoint, Word, Email)
·  Track record of structuring and analysing complex problems
·  Excellent attention to detail and focus on quality/accuracy of output
·  Ability to work collaboratively with multiple stakeholders
·  Experience working within a commercial and fast-paced environment
·  Experience working with financial, transactional and/or customer data

Key relationships and stakeholders

·  Pricing & Promotions Insight team
·  Pricing Operations team
·  Strategy team
·  Trading teams (Trading Managers and Buyers)
·  Finance team
·  Systems & IT teams



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