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Strategy Manager

Job Title: Strategy Manager
Contract Type: Contract/ Freelance
Location: London
Industry:
Salary: £280 - £310 per day
Reference: 1631889_1562659923
Contact Name: Carolina Malko
Contact Email: carolina.malko@emr.co.uk
Job Published: July 09, 2019 09:12

Job Description

RETAIL STRATEGY AND OPERATIONS MANAGER

Are you highly commercial and analytical, ready to take on an exciting strategic role? Are you keen to join on of the World's Largest eCommerce brands? Read on!

ABOUT THE ROLE:

You will be working with major retailers and renowned brands to generate sales by analysing and optimising their performance;

  • Manage several sellers performance, development and optimise trading plans
  • Optimising the virtual shelf space by improving data quality and data adoption
  • Engage with existing key sellers to understand specific trends, initiatives and opportunities
  • Analyse, report and manage weekly performance of the assigned portfolio
  • Predicting sales and profits, identifying and delivering optimisation opportunities
  • Planning and agreeing stock promotions/price reductions as appropriate
  • Managing retailer quarterly planning across all categories
  • Devising annual commercial strategy for each account

ABOUT YOU

You will be highly numerate and analytical, able to quickly identify market trends which create opportunities and challenges for the assigned portfolio and devise and deliver a plan of action.

  • Successfully completed a degree in Data science, Analytics or Operations research
  • Excellent analytical skills and comfortable working with numbers and large volume of data
  • Proficient in SQL; comfortable in writing and executing data warehouse queries
  • Advanced Excel manipulation skills
  • Excellent problem-solving skills
  • Excellent stakeholder management and communication skills
  • Strong commercial acumen
  • Able to cope with pressure
  • Strong numerical and analytical skills
  • Strong organisational skills

ABOUT THE BRAND:

A highly respected, global company with a long-standing heritage and a great reputation as an employer.

Location: London