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Business Analyst
Title: Business Analyst
Category: Logistics / Transportation
Job type: Permanent
Job status: Full Time
Salary: £25,000.00 - £27,000.00
Salary per: annum
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Business Analyst


6 month contract

Annual salary £25,000 - £27,000

Key Responsibilities

This is a newly created role and will be based in Northampton with some expected travel to close by sites.

1 To assist the commercial manager in providing weekly cost info for all responsible sites, presenting the reports and providing commentary.

2 Identify issues and check the accuracy of data capture in relation to on-site labour hours. A full reconciliation would be expected between the clocking system and the agency invoice to ensure all costs are correctly reported and captured.

3 Build relations with the planning manager and the operations team to understand staffing profile and other labour KPI's.

4 To help the commercial manager understand, and identify warehouse staffing issues through the labour analysis model. This would also involve volume and trend analysis.

5 To understand the PO process from a site perspective and to ensure all weekly PO data is captured on the weekly reports.

6 To assist the commercial manager in all budget and forecast models for the responsible sites.

7 There were will be ad-hoc reporting requirements from other senior members of the team e.g. General manger, Ops manager asking for various reports from time to time.

The Candidate

* This is a hands on role for someone who has an understanding of analysis and problem resolution

* Strong knowledge of excel

* Good interpersonal and influencing skills are vital, as you'll need to communicate clearly with multiple stakeholders and develop great relationships.

You'll have the opportunity to make a real impact on the performance of the business by using your own initiative. An understanding of the commercial environment is key, as well as good business and organisational awareness.
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