Data Analyst

Posted 14 March by RS Components

Data Analyst


Competitive Salary + Great Benefits

Role Purpose:

This role will provide analytical expertise to the Data Science function and drive forward new data led initiatives through data mining and exploiting the large amounts of big data sets within the business.

Key Accountabilities

  • Exploit our customer data as a strategic asset to drive data driven marketing and human touch sales programmes.
  • Utilise data mining and advanced analytics to identify new sales and marketing opportunities and activities.
  • Identify new, behaviourally triggered opportunities by analysing data or using existing information
  • Develop rules based 'next best action' data to inform and guide sales and customer service actions
  • Provide ad-hoc analysis and measurement to support Data Science activities and wider customer insight team needs
  • Work with the Data Scientists and Engineers to develop ways to combine data and outputs from modelling to create an enhanced view of our customers
  • Identify ways of using the business channels to drive activity and the best way to present the data to them once new opportunities have been discovered
  • Advocate and champion the use of data demonstrating the benefits of doing so

Essential skills and experience

  • Two years plus experience preferably in an analytical role
  • Strong technical skills with experience of software such as Excel, SQL, SPSS, SAP BW / CRM or equivalent software
  • Ability to distil complex analytics into simple themes that are appropriate for non-technical stakeholders
  • Experience identifying new opportunities based on customer data and influencing teams to implement actions in response
  • Strong understanding of current business priorities to ensure recommendations are in line with strategy and direction
  • Experience identifying new opportunities based on customer data and influencing teams to implement actions in response
  • Culturally sensitive with the ability to operate effectively in a global role
  • Good, confident communicator with experience of delivering findings and conclusions to stakeholders

RS Components

RS Components is a trading brand of Electrocomponents plc, the global distributor for engineers. With operations in 32 countries, we offer more than 500,000 products through the internet, catalogues and at trade counters to over one million customers, shipping around 44,000 parcels a day. Electrocomponents is listed on the London Stock Exchange FTSE 250 and in the last financial year had revenues of £2bn.

How to Apply

Please apply online and upload your CV in English and follow any instructions online. If you experience any difficulties or require further details, please contact the Recruitment Team on +44 (0) .

Required skills

  • Analyst
  • Data
  • SAP
  • SPSS
  • Excel

Reference: 34683007

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