UK Project Analyst

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
Lancashire
Salary
21999.00 - 22000.00 GBP Annual + GBP21999 - GBP22000/annum
Posted
09 May 2017
Closes
06 Jun 2017
Category
Accounting
Function
Analytics
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Data is a critical asset for the business and is directly linked to ongoing growth and stability of the organisation. In addition to day to day trading (including ERP / NDC integration), product data is also used for price guidance applications, Price Roots management and analysis; electronic and paper catalogue creation, e-Commerce; marketing programmes; inventory profiling and management; reporting; and other areas. This role will focus initially on product data.

Principal Responsibilities
- To gain and maintain a detailed understanding of the complex data structures and their relationships across all systems both within the UK and within Group
- To gain and maintain a thorough working knowledge of the systems used to maintain our data
- Work with colleagues to achieve monthly targets as set by project lead
- Investigate complex issues independently; identify root cause and appropriate resolution
- Work with necessary business contacts to find prompt resolution to complex issues
- Prepare data in a suitable format for investigation / resolution by the business
- Ensure all process steps and deviations are documented for audit purposes
- Identify potential process improvements
- Escalate issues to project lead
- Data entry as required

Required Experience/Skills
- Ability to manipulate large volumes of data using a variety of tools
- Ability to investigate and resolve complex, multi system issues
- Wide knowledge of business processes & systems and their data requirements
- Logical and methodical approach with strong attention to detail
- Ability to prioritise and work under pressure
- Experience of working towards and achieving targets set
Desired Experience/Skills
- Previous experience in a similar role
- Business analysis experience