Junior Commercial Retail Analyst

23 Feb 2018
23 Mar 2018
Florence Crabtree
Job role
Business analyst
Contract type
Part time

If so, Page Personnel Finance is working on behalf of a luxury beauty and cosmetics company in the West End. They are looking for someone for 6-12 months with strong Excel ability who has commercial awareness and ideally some experience in retail/FMCG.

Client Details

The client is a leading luxury beauty and cosmetics retailer with an international presence. They have an office in Central London and will soon be relocating to new offices. You will be working in a finance team of 6 including 2 accountants and a commercial controller.


Key responsibilities

  • Producing timely and accurate detailed reporting for all retailers, brands and products on a weekly, monthly and quarterly basis
  • Producing and maintaining retail sales reports at a door level on a weekly, monthly, quarterly basis
  • Promotional and New launch tracker: creating and distributing promotional and new launch trackers on a weekly basis which track sales performance at retail level against benchmarks
  • Update reports for the Sales & Marketing meeting every month
  • Sku Analysis database: Updating and maintaining an Access database giving Sales and Marketing visibility of 3Y retail performance at brand level
  • Creating/ Maintaining KPI's reports for Beauty consultants' performance on a monthly basis
  • Creating/ Maintaining innovation tracker for Beauty consultants
  • Collaborating actively with Retail and Sales team to align targets with actual retail trends and future expectations


Key Requirements

  • Advanced Excel and Access required
  • Proven analytical experience in a retail role
  • Experience in creating retail reports
  • Detailed-oriented person
  • Strong communication skills
  • Retail or FMCG background (desirable)
  • Exposure to commercial data analysis in a similar role (desirable)
  • Business partnering with Sales and Marketing teams (desirable)

Job Offer

This Junior Commercial Retail Analyst role is a 6-12 month contract to start immediately with a 1 stage interview. They are looking to pay between £22,000 to £25,000 dependent on experience.

If you are analytically minded and have good Excel, please apply now!