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Data Analyst

Glasgow, Lanarkshire, United Kingdom, Permanent

Posted: 14 hours ago


We have an exciting opportunity for a Data Analyst to join our team based in East Kilbride. You will join on a full-time, permanent basisand in return, you will receive a competitive salary plus bonus and benefits.

PDM Buildbase offers 1000's of core products and is proud of being competitive on price. We have a vast range of products including building materials, timber, landscaping, insulation & plasterboard, plastics & drainage, kitchens & bathrooms, plumbing & heating, roofing and painting & decorating.

Life at PDM Buildbase is fun and rewarding and no two days are ever the same, whatever your job!

This is a new exciting role within PDM Buildbase. As our Data Analyst, you will be responsible for analysing sales & margin, haulage and overheads across the business with the aim of improving profitability. As well as data analysis, you will also be responsible for month-end journal posting, reconciliations and any further ad-hoc tasks.

This role will suit an individual with excellent excel skills, a good understanding of basic accounting/finance, a "can-do attitude", and experience of manipulating large amounts of data in excel models.

As our Data Analyst, your responsibilities will include:

• Reporting and actioning on weekly/monthly sales and margin reports

• Managing large sets of data in order to produce meaningful reports for management

• Working closely with the branch network to drive profitability

• Calculating and managing P&L accruals

• Detailed analysis of haulage/yard costs

• Journal posting essential to month-end processes

• Assisting the finance team with ad-hoc tasks where necessary

As our Data Analyst,you will have the following skills and experience:

• Experience in managing large data sets is essential

• Excellent analytical skills - able to understand the commercial implications of the data

• Proactive approach with commercial awareness and a basic understanding of a P&L

• Exceptional Excel skills is required

• Ability to work as part of a team and on their own initiative

• Excellent communication, presentation and interpersonal skills

• Excellent accuracy and attention to detail

• Always looking for opportunities in continuous improvement

• Excellent planning and organisation skills: able to work to tight deadlines

Click apply today to be considered or to find out more about the Data Analyst role - we would love to hear from you!

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Glasgow, Lanarkshire, United Kingdom