Commercial Planning Manager

London (Central), London (Greater)
£65000 - £70000 per annum
17 May 2014
14 Jun 2014
Caroline Hawker
Business Type
In-house / Client-side
Contract Type
Full Time

Do you have strong analytical skills and are confident in reviewing data and identifying trends? Are you looking to take on more responsibility in a company that is committed to leading innovation in multichannel shopping across device and channels? If so, read on to find out more about this exciting new opportunity that could see you playing an instrumental part in co-ordinating activity across teams, driving change and developing a high performance team...

Commercial Planning Manager - Retail - £65,000-£70,000 - London

This leading UK high street retailer is one of the nation's favourites with around 21 million customers visiting stores each week. With a values based business and a head office in London they offer great career opportunities for candidates looking to be at the cutting edge of marketing.

As Commercial Planning Manager you will lead the planning function in a fast growing and evolving business and play a pivotal role in co-ordinating activity across teams, driving change and developing a high performing team. Your responsibilities will include:
- co-ordinating the operating plan across all trading areas to align business plans
- providing management information and analysing trends to provide insight into performance, identifying opportunities to improve commercial performance
- planning the stock and promotional calendar across all business units.
- ensuring all promotional activity is planned, clearly communicated and implemented on time and accurately across channels
- providing weekly forecasting information based on the latest trend position

To be considered for this Commercial Planning Manager role, you will need:
- strong expertise in analysing and reporting information
- confidence in reviewing data and identifying trends
- knowledge of processes and systems
- Financial management experience is advantageous
- competence in SAS
- experience using JIRA, Omniture, Google Analytics or Endeca would be advantageous

If you have the skills for this role, please apply online now...

Commercial Planning Manager - Retail - £65,000-£70,000 - London

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