Finance Analytics Manager - Food Trading Data & Insight

England, West Yorkshire, Leeds
08 Feb 2019
08 Mar 2019
Olivia Crook
Contract Type
Level of qualification

This is an exciting opportunity to join the Commercial Finance team support the function through key deliverables using data, analysis and insight.

Client Details

Our client are a leading and well-known retail business in Leeds.

The Commercial Finance Team plays a key role in supporting decision making. One of the team's key objectives is to find opportunities for that will unlock significant financial value. This is done through a combination of large scale projects and smaller, more regular deliverables. Examples of key areas of focus include product line profitability and range performance.


  • Designing and implementing a framework for capture, maintenance and analysis of core data
  • Designing and implementing an analytical suite enabling data driven MI to be embedded within the business
  • Supporting the Senior Leadership team to provide objective analysis and support decision making
  • Supporting individual areas to help drive category strategy
  • Working closely with the Commercial Finance team to provide objective view of true performance
  • Driving the BI agenda, helping to continually step on our analytical capability to ultimately make better decisions for our customers


  • You will have previous experience using data visualisation software such (e.g. Tableau, Power BI etc) and data preparation software (e.g. Alteryx)
  • You will have strong skills in MS Office software (Excel / Powerpoint)
  • You will have some experience of using databases, including SQL queries / code
  • You'll be able to display a high level of analytical capability and attention to detail and able to develop insight off back of detailed analysis
  • You'll have strong communication skills and be confident, with the ability to challenge stakeholders where necessary
  • Ideally you should have previous experience of working within a Data, Analytics or Insight focused role as part of a Finance team although this isn't essential

Job Offer

As well as a competitive salary, you'll also receive an excellent benefits package including a company car / car allowance, private medical cover, colleague discount, a company share save scheme, a competitive pension scheme, a company bonus scheme and extra perks such as discounts at cinemas, gyms and holidays.