Brook Street

Category Insight Analyst

Brook Street
Sleaford, Lincolnshire, England
08 Feb 2018
08 Mar 2018
Lincoln Branch
Contract Type
Full Time

An exciting opportunity has arisen within a fast paced Sales Team for a Category Insight Analyst to join Brook Street's client, a forward thinking and market leading manufacturer of retailer branded products. Supplying a range of products they boast an impressive client base of most of the UK's major retailers.

Key Responsibilities

  • Analysing data from existing reports to facilitate effective decision making by the Account Managers
  • Working as part of a team to draw out commercial implications from reports and provide concise summaries to Stakeholders
  • Proficient in using market data from Kantar, Nielsen, TNS and Dunnhumby and analysing quantitative trends and opportunities
  • Collating key statistics to support negotiations with suppliers
  • Compiling insight from a range of sources to make critical recommendations related to product range, pricing, promotions, website media and product tenders
  • Delivering data and recommendations to support the strategy for the category
  • Conducting consumer surveys and benchmarking

Your Skills and Experience

  • Strong numeracy and analytical thinking skills
  • Good Commercial awareness and problem-solving ability
  • The ability to recognise buying trends
  • Excellent communication, teamwork and influencing skills
  • Fully competent with Microsoft Excel
  • Previous experience within an FMCG company
  • It is desirable that you will possess a relevant Business/ Marketing Degree or be qualified by experience
  • Graduate applications welcome

In return for the above you will be offered a competitive salary, excellent career development and a clear path of progression.

Hours: 9am- 5 Monday- Friday

For more details on this excellent opportunity please call Jade Hilton on 01522 528115, alternatively email .