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Sarah UKFast | Account Manager

Senior Commercial Analyst

Senior Commercial Analyst

UKFast Campus, Manchester, M15 5QJ

Over the past two decades, UKFast has grown from a two-person start up to a multi-million pound business. Dedicated to continuous innovation and providing world-class managed hosting and dedicated server solutions, we transform our customers businesses by using cutting-edge technology combined with incredible connectivity and award winning customer service and support.

This is a fantastic opportunity to work within our commercial operations team that will offer you scope for progression and allow you to accelerate your learning through hands on involvement in product, financial and commercial performance analysis.

We are looking for a bright, highly numerate individual to join our fast paced, fast growing entrepreneurial organisation as a senior commercial analyst/ business partner to help drive the revenue and operational effectivness through the use of data.

The Commercial finance team supports the whole organisation, partnering across Sales, Marketing, Account Management and our Technical teams providing great opportunity to gain exposure across all members of the Senior Leadership team with direct exposure to the CEO so candidate needs to be willing to roll their sleeves and get stuck in where required.

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What will my responsibilities be?

  • Managing a small team of analysts to help develop reporting (inc 121's)
  • Dealing with large data sets, assist in turning large data sets into user friendly reports.
  • Being responsible for production and review of weekly departmental KPI’s; driving change and improved performance
  • Forecasting/ budget production/ funnel modelling.
  • Project work; pricing engine, propensity modelling
  • Competitor analysis
  • Ad-hoc, Trend reporting
  • Cost reduction/efficiency
  • Data structure planning and system changes

What skills do I need to have?

  • At least 2 years’ experience as an analyst
  • University Graduate in a maths based subject or CIMA/ACCA/ACA Part Qualified
  • Advanced Excel skills
  • Ability to work in a fast paced and dynamic environment.
  • Be a self-starter able to manage own time and drive own projects
  • Strong commercial awareness
  • High degree of accuracy with high attention to detail
  • Strong interpersonal and business relationship building essential
  • Expert problem-solving ability
  • Adeptness in the use of logic

What's desirable?

  • MySQL
  • MSSQL
  • SSIS
  • PowerBI

Our benefits:

  • Pension Scheme with significantly higher matched contributions
  • Birthdays off as an extra paid holiday
  • A Tax paid bonuses of £1000 after 5 years, and an amazing £10,000 after 10 years.
  • Private BUPA healthcare cover after a years’ service
  • Full paid maternity leave for first 16 weeks and full paid paternity leave for 2 weeks after two years' service.
  • Award-winning training and education centre with three full-time teachers who help you obtain accreditations, develop and learn.
  • An extra weeks holiday the year you get married.

 

Our facilities and perks:

  • On-site gym with steam room with weekly boot camp and Yoga classes.
  • Sports clubs such as running, football and netball
  • Free kettle bells, pyramid, spinning classes and circuit training
  • Games zone with arcade games and retro consoles to play
  • Free fresh fruit delivered to the office
  • A bar - free drinks on a Friday to end the week
  • Crèche on site – somewhere to play when your kids come to visit
  • A giant slide
  • Table tennis and pool tables     
  • Onsite parking
  • Quiet zones and sleeping pods
  • Bring your dogs to work every day with plans in place for kennels in the near future.