• Micro Space Analyst (Analyste micro merchandising H/F)

    Job ID
    2017-1120
    Operating Company
    Offer & Sourcing, Supply & Logistics
    # of Openings Remaining
    1
    Category
    Commercial
    Position Type
    Permanent
    Contract Type
    Full Time
    Job Locations
    FR-Templemars
    End Date
    31/03/2019
  • Overview

    At Kingfisher data is key to our decision making and our newly formed Merchandising Performance Team shows our commitment to ensuring we realise the value that our data can generate and the vast opportunities this presents.

     

    As an analyst, you will be responsible for providing honest and robust retail merchandising analysis and insight to support, develop and understand an area of our business. Your role will see you source, process and deliver accurate data and analysis across over 600 international retail stores with 5.3 million m2 of selling space through the use and development of bespoke analytical tools. The role will be a mixture of project-based work and day-to-day insight and analysis, the wider purpose of which is to give the business greater insight into its operation and potential areas of improvement as well as facilitating data-based assessment of issues and initiatives.

    Responsibilities

    As The MicroSpace Analyst, you wil assist the business with their questions / challenges by building custom analysis and insight.

     

    By collaboratively working, you will support merchandising and category functions by providing performance analysis and predictive modelling across retail space within a given business area(s).

     

    You will work on multiple projects relating to Analytics, working both cross functionally and independently.

     

    You will have apacity to translate findings into recommended solutions.

     

    Are you thinking about what's key to succeed on this role? See below...

    • Deliver accurate and timely data and analysis that is easy to interpret and understand
    • Propose and recommend the approach that should be taken to fulfil data analysis
    • Become the go-to knowledge bank for the way to access and present data for analysis
    • A high level of team contribution – looking for opportunities to provide input and support across the team
    • Show a genuine interest in new technologies and tools for analytical purposes, trying out new tools and approaches

    Qualifications

    We're looking for someone which a logical approach to problem solving and with strong attention to detail. You will need to have strong Commercial and customer awareness, with excellent communication skills with an ability to explain technical concepts in simple terms to a non-technical audience.

     

    You have knowledge (or strong interest) in retail space planning and you're an expert in key analysis and space planning systems (ie. Excel, Access, IKB, BO, JDA application, RGIS smartplace...).

     

    If you're able to apply advanced analytics and statistics to business problems, and if you're in confident in questioning a proposed strategy or approach to analysis and in offering ideas and solutions, then this role fits to you perfectly! 

     

    You will be able to contribute to the analytically approaches applied to business area through providing greater insight into its performance and potential areas of improvement.

     

    What's in for me ? 

     

    Becoming part of Kingfisher is a fantastic opportunity, we want to be able to provide our employee’s with roles that engage them, alongside a competitive benefits package that allows our employees to feel a valued part of our team