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Data Analyst

Leighton Buzzard, Central Bedfordshire, United Kingdom, £ £ - Annual Annual, Permanent


Job summary: Playing a key role in ensuring that warehousing continually maximises capacity, efficiency and revenue through data analysis and liaising closely with all relevant teams and departments.

Major duties & responsibilities:

  • Assist the Data Analysis Manager in management of space utilization
  • Support the Site Managers in optimizing the warehouse layout
  • Data analysis to further develop the profitability of storage
  • Maintain weekly reporting for storage of space utilization across all sites and communicate to internal stakeholders
  • Ensure sites are undertaking Perpetual inventory counts to required frequencies (as applicable by customer)
  • New product introduction management, set up all item masters, put away priorities and locations for all new and returning products
  • WMS housekeeping maintenance
  • WMS solutions and improvements to continually fine tune and improve current WMS processes and procedures
  • Identify and drive continuous improvement opportunities.
  • Lead Year end stock counts (as applicable) in line with business guidelines.
  • Undertake project work as directed


  • Excellent analytical skills
  • Experience within a fast-moving distribution business, preferably within the 3PL sector
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Calm under pressure, with strong planning skills
  • Strong communication with ability to tailor communication style to people of all levels within the business
  • Innovative approach, forward thinking, able to think outside the box and generate new opportunities for improvement
  • A team player and works well autonomously
  • Strong H&S awareness with a passion to improve performance in this area
  • Excellent Computer skills and experience of WMS systems

Technical competencies:

  • Very strong attention to detail & Logical thinker
  • WMS experience
  • Advanced level of computer skills, particularly in excel is essential
  • Good communication skills, both written and verbal

Behavioural competencies:

  • Works to project deadlines
  • Solves tough business problems and makes good, timely decisions
  • Support Data Analysis Manager to plan and implements improvement across the organisation
  • Fosters an inclusive, respectful work environment
  • Continuously meets customer expectations and prevents customer challenges
  • Delivers complex information in simple to understand terms
  • Fosters an environment of objective, two-way dialogue
  • Shares information frequently and systematically to support people & business results

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Leighton Buzzard, Central Bedfordshire, United Kingdom
£ £ - Annual Annual