Thursday , February 9 2023

JD Sports Careers – Planning Analyst

Website JD Sports

Job Description:

Collect and analyse large amounts of data from multiple data sources and concatenate into a logical reporting framework

Job Responsibilities:

  • Work in partnership with Operational Management teams to ensure the maximisation and successful flow of merchandise across the DC
  • To undertake any other reasonable duties in line with the needs of the business
  • To attend operational meetings in line with requirements
  • To support with the development of Peak Planning activities
  • To provide full support where necessary for any DC projects requiring stock, resource of planning information, through analysis of data etc.
  • Work in partnership with Operational Management to resolve issues that may hinder the departments achieving planned targets, optimising DC workload
  • Recognize trends and patterns; make recommendations based on analysis
  • Produce Management information for both internal and external parties in line with business / project requirements

Job Requirements:

  • Ability to communicate effectively and influence at various levels
  • Resilient and tenacious
  • Excellent computer literacy including Microsoft Word, Powerpoint and advanced Excel skills e.g. modelling
  • Organised and analytical with the ability to work independently and to tight deadlines
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to think strategically
  • Strong commercial acumen
  • Ability to optimally communicate both internally at Senior Management levels & externally
  • Above all, be results driven and a hardworking individual with desire to grow with the role
  • Proficient in SQL

Qualification & Experience:

  • Ability to analyse and interpret statistical information
  • Creative approach to problem solving and “can-do” attitude
  • Knowledge of Power BI/Looker – Preferable

Job Details:

Company: JD Sports

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Kingsway, England, UK

Application Deadline: N/A

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