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Data Analyst

Not Specified United Kingdom Permanent

Posted: 12 hours ago


The Role

At Saint-Gobain we pride ourselves on being innovative, customer focused, agile, open and engaging and entrepreneurial. We are also proud to have been named a 'Top Employer' for 5 consecutive years. If you want to know what it's like to work for a top employer that is working hard to make the world a better home; then please read on to find out more about this exciting opportunity to join us as a Data Analyst. You'll be working for Saint-Gobain Supply Chain and the role is Home based.

Is this role right for me?

First and foremost, we always want to recruit talented people that align well with our values and way of working. For this role in particular we are looking for someone with the following skills, qualifications and experience;


Good GCSE standard of education which must include English and Maths
Happy to work towards a CIPS qualification (Level of achievement to be discussed with line manager)
You must have excellent Excel skills
You must have strong analytical skills, and be able to understand the problem being analysed, and so develop your skills at designing appropriate analysis for a problem
Accurate data entry skills and previous experience - average (8000/9000 key strokes)
You must be numerate with attention to detail skills
Excellent interpersonal skills
Excellent communication and organisational skillsDesirable

Proven experience of inventory or supply chain within a manufacturing or distribution environment
Demonstrated experience in Excel is essential, as well as experience with programming languages such as R / Python / SAS / Matlab / SQL.
Knowledge of Microsoft Access
Product knowledge

What will I be doing in the role?

The role of the Data Analyst is to provide the business with advanced analytical capabilities, act as an entrepreneur in identifying inefficiencies, and designing business solutions. To assist with systems, procedures and a culture of continual improvement to actively optimise inventory lifecycle. To assist with all Inventory & availability reporting across SGBD. To provide analytics on working capital performance. In this role you will;

Production of accurate and timely analysis and reports
Generating clear summaries and charts of complex analysis of large quantities of data
Contribute to reduction in excess inventory and improved range availability in branch
To support with providing information for the supply chain department in relation to Inventory management data
Responsible for providing analytics on working capital performance

About us

Are Saint-Gobain an Inclusive employer?

We're working hard to be, and we're keen to hire talented people regardless of their background, abilities, ethnicity, religion, sexual orientation, gender, national origin, taste in music, fashion sense or anything else that makes you, you!

We understand that a diverse workplace is not only a more enjoyable place to be, but also facilitates better decision making and innovation. So, whoever you are, and whichever Saint-Gobain business you join, you can be sure of a warm welcome with us.

And what about flexibility?

The world of work is changing, and at Saint-Gobain we are open to new ways of working in order to attract talented people to our business. We understand that everyone has different needs and commitments. Therefore, we are very open to discuss any flexible requirement or need that you may have for this role (this could be flexible hours, a job share, part time, to name a few). We can't guarantee to meet all requests for flexibility when we are recruiting, but we promise to listen

Job Details

Full Time
Not Specified, United Kingdom