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Bid Data Analyst

London, Greater London, United Kingdom, £23,794 , Permanent

Posted: 16 hours ago


Bid Data Analyst

You'll provide support to the Procurement Bid process in order to deliver compliant and accurate bids for all product across Traction and Rolling stock, Infrastructure and Consumables and Fasteners. The role will be responsible for analyzing procurement data to determine costs that will be used for Bids. For any gaps the role will work with Strategic teams to identify sources and costs.

Bid Data Analyst Responsibilities:

To work with the Business Development Managers and Bid teams to ensure all customer requirements in support of bids is understood, clearly communicated and managed effectively across Procurement
To support the function to ensure that Procurement work within the Bids process delivers a quality, accurate bid that meets the customer needs. To ensure any issues are identified and communicated.
To provide data analysis across all procurement data (master data, cost management data and plans) to ensure that accurate cost data is maintained that supports the Bid team to prepare and deliver high quality bids to agreed timescales.
To support workshops with the Procurement teams to review Bids and agree bid strategies to support the identification of cost down/service improvements
To make recommendations to the Head of Operational Procurement to costs that are to be used in bids
To agree work with the Procurement teams to improve costs, introduce new parts in support of bids
To provide accurate reporting and KPIs to demonstrate accuracy of procurement data and bid performance
To work to improve the automation of the bids process
To work with the Procurement management team on key projects and activities as required in support of bids and to support the documenting and auditing of the process
Work in a safe manner, taking reasonable care for the health and safety of yourself and other people at work, following appropriate Health and Safety guidance, training and company rules and procedures as appropriate

Bid Data Analyst Requirements:

Essential Criteria:

Excellent communication, relationship and interpersonal skills.
Strong data analytical and problem solving skills.
Flexible and willing, desire to exceed targets set.
Good team player.
Effective time and deadline management and prioritization skills.
Ability to conduct effective meetings and complete follow up actions.
Ideally Graduate Calibre or relevant work experience.
Good track record of promoting a team culture and cross functional working.
Ability to work independently.
Ability to analyse data and present information to key stakeholders.

Desirable Criteria

Project management experience.
Operational procurement awareness.
Good understanding of the rail market, UK and international.
Good working knowledge of SAP & other systems and processes.
Recognised procurement professional.
Keen to learn all aspects of Supply Chain Management.
Experience of working with database, SQL, workbench, UR view.

Unipart Rail - who we are:

We have a long heritage in the rail industry based on decades of experience, we have continuous improvement plans to embrace innovation in both products and business techniques to ensure that we remain the first and best choice for our customers. Our focus on Technology in our products, services and solutions places us at the forefront of industry 4.0 and in our Technology & Product Solutions and Supply Chain Solutions, delivering value for our customers.

Unipart Rail is part of the Unipart Group, one of Europe's leading independent logistics' companies that employs more than 8,000 employees worldwide and has an annual turnover of more than £800 million.

As a valued employee of Unipart Rail, you can look forward to a varied and rewarding career with a company that holds the Investors in People accreditation and also world class status in employee engagement.

Unipart Rail has sites across the UK, and operations across the world. As the leading supply chain partner to the UK rail industry, we have opportunities across a huge range of professions - from the shop floor through to the boardroom.

And with our strong focus on training, development and promoting from within, we have career progression paths that could take you to the head of your department, working in Australia, or even into an area of the business you didn't know you were interested in!

We will challenge you to be creative and contribute with new ways of working, and we will reward you with a rich working environment with an emphasis on continuous improvement and an opportunity to make your mark on our business.

Join us today and start to work the Unipart Way.

Location: Doncaster

Type: Full time, Permanent

Salary: 23,794

Benefits: 25 days holiday + statutory bank holidays, DC pension scheme 3% contribution, cycle to work scheme.

You may have experience of the following: Data Analyst, Data Analysis, SQL Analyst, BI Analyst, Business Intelligence Analyst, Business Analyst, Business Data Analyst, etc.

Strictly no agencies and we would ask that agencies refrain from making contact with any of our colleagues and that no CVs are submitted to staff across the business. Any CVs sent will be at your own risk. We will reserve the right to engage with candidates directly having not, in any way, entered into your company's Terms and Conditions.

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London, Greater London, United Kingdom