Commercial Analyst

Full Time Bedfordshire IT Job Pro UK

Our client is one of the largest providers of education management software in the UK, they influence the lives of over one million people every day through a range of web and mobile (iOS, Android) products that are built on the SIMS management information system.

Due to continued growth, our client is now looking to recruit a Remote Commercial Analyst for a new remote role in which you can be based anywhere in the country with very limited trips to the head office in Bedfordshire.

In this role, you will provide full analytical support and deliver insightful intelligence to commercial functions that add value and drive business decisions. You will be able to deliver information in a clear manner at the appropriate level using your analytical, commercial and communication skills.
Working with all teams across the business, your focus will be:

Optimising our resources – helping teams work efficiently and intelligently, ensuring they can make data-driven decisions
Development, monitoring and optimising of Key Performance Indicators
Identify any gaps in our current reporting suite and advise on solutions
Provide analysis and interpretation for Senior Management on ad hoc scenarios and activities. Responsibilities:

Promoting a data-driven culture across the business and championing the use of insight for effective decision-making
Working alongside our data, product and engineering teams to enhance our data capability, including input on the architecture and software required to drive further growth
Ongoing review and maintenance of the existing BI suite of automated reports and processes
End to end development of BI Solutions – from initial discussions with stakeholders to the deployment of an automated solution
Ensuring consistency and accuracy across all BI Reports
Regular communication with internal stakeholders, ensuring they are supported and have the data required for their business area
Working with commercial teams to answer specific questions through ad-hoc insight projects
Fulfilling ad hoc data requests Skills & Knowledge

To succeed in this role, you will have an analytical and logical mindset, have excellent attention to detail and quality, be comfortable working with large amounts of data from various sources and be able to interpret data and help the business understand the numbers.
You will be proficient in writing SQL queries, often complex queries combining data from numerous data sources located on multiple SQL servers.

Experience of commercial analytics (5 years)
Experience in the schools/ education marketplace (desirable)
Experience dealing with stakeholders at all levels
Advanced knowledge of SSRS for report development
Experience working with multiple data sources, able to transform, combine and aggregate data into a single repository
Advanced knowledge of SSIS for ETL design
Experience of working with APIs
Experience of working with BI Solutions (Power BI/ Qlik/Tableau etc)
Excellent practical knowledge of Excel
Confidence in using SQL to work with data
Outstanding written, verbal, and interpersonal skills
A keen eye for detail and aptitude for working with data
Strong problem-solving skills and an analytical mind Like the sound of this role? If you think you fit the above description, then we want to hear from you. Apply today!

Please note. Every candidate will be assessed in accordance with their qualifications, merit, and ability to perform the duties of the job role advertised. Please be advised that no terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of a person's religion, gender, race, colour, age, sexual orientation, disability, or marital status

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