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Interim Senior Commercial Analyst

Job Title: Interim Senior Commercial Analyst
Contract Type: temporary
Location: St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Salary: £300 - £350 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: 3 - 6 Months
REF: CG026118_1516988403
Contact Name: Charlotte Garfield
Contact Email:
Job Published: 12 months ago

Job Description

Our client, a consumer favourite and household hand brand name, is looking to source a dynamic and highly ambitious Senior Commercial Analyst to join its top calibre team. This business has a proven reputation for identifying, developing and rewarding talent, giving you future opportunity to add value in a longer-term capacity.

You will be a key player in the Commercial Team, working closely with the Marketing Team to support marketing strategy and roll-out, as well as own end to end sales analysis. You will also partner with the Operations Team to define financial plans and monitor site P&Ls. This highly visible role also has great exposure and interaction with senior leadership team, so you must be able to demonstrate excellent stakeholder management skills and clear gravitas to build relationships at this level.

Main duties include:
* Owning, reporting and analysing top line performance on sales
* Acting as key business partner to Marketing Team, bringing analytical rigour and discipline to marketing strategy and campaign roll-out, including pricing, marketing calendar, forecasting new campaigns and understanding past performance
* Owning site P&Ls for quarterly plans, aligning target with realities
* Monitoring and analysing performance, as well as identifying opportunities for strategic margin improvements
* Leading and supporting on ad hoc strategic projects

The successful candidate will have 'best in class' academics and have performed a similar, highly analytical role in a fast-paced entity. You may come from consulting, strategic/demand planning, commercial finance or external audit, all profiles likely resulting in a similar skill set focused around data, analytics and value-adding commercial insight.

This is a great chance for someone with the right skills and attitude to work in a supportive, dynamic and evolving environment, in an exciting and enjoyable role that will undoubtedly help shape future career opportunities.

Vitae Financial Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.