Senior Pricing and Analytics Manager

Recruiter
Location
Solihull
Salary
Up to £55,000 + Package
Posted
28 Oct 2016
Closes
21 Dec 2016
Ref
SH1356982RN_64_5
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Reporting into the Pricing and Commercial Analytics Team Leader this is a new role created following a restructure of the Commercial team as we look to strengthen our position in the market place.

RWE npower require a Senior Pricing and Analytics Manager to join our Commercial & Marketing function. This is a full time role to be based in our Solihull office.

Role description The role looks at new potential business cases for products and services for our customers and works alongside other teams to develop these into actual products and services that we can offer to our domestic customer base and out to the market these products and associated bundles need to create perceived value and deepen relationships with our customers and grow the financial value of our portfolio.

Particular emphasis is placed on ideas appraisal, maintaining stakeholder engagement and the translation of strategic and commercial considerations into initiatives and forecasts using relatively incomplete information and supposition, to shape decision making.

Another prominent aspect of the role will entail the use of SAS to develop modelling assumptions and perform regression analysis and customer insight work for the wider team.

The ideal candidate will have a numerate degree (or equivalent), have previous experience of using and adapting models using MS Excel and SAS, and extracting insight to predict future outcomes. They need to demonstrate commercial acumen and have the energy to drive change in a structured manner.

An understanding of product lifecycles and measures of product performance is preferred. Ideally this person will have a background in a B2C, retail or other service led business.

Skills and experience In this role you will guide commercials from concept through to full scale launch, covering:

Work with other business units to compile cost stacks, understanding changes in customer dynamics to ensure the right prioritisation of investment is undertaken

Appraisal of new product investment ideas and establishing suitable baselines to track success

Delivering expert insight and modelling solutions that support the optimisation of Profit, Long Term Value and Customer numbers

Key Skills and requirements: SAS, VBA Coding and strong Excel skills

Commercial project management background

Strong understanding of financial decision models

Strong stakeholder management

Previous management of virtual teams is desirable

Analytical / Commercial background

Why work for us As well as a competitive salary and impressive benefits package youll also get the opportunity to really shape the future of our business. Along the way well give you all the support you need to develop your skill set and achieve your long term ambitions.

Up to £55,000 + Package

Company overview

Company overview npower is one of the UKs biggest energy suppliers with the backing of one of Europes largest energy companies, the RWE group. We supply gas and electricity to millions of homes up and down the country, So when you switch on the light, take a shower, or simply have a cuppa, youll know you can rely on us. Were also here for you when your boiler needs servicing or repairing. We offer competitive tariffs that save you money and well tell you when you can save even more. Its all part of how we stand up for customers every day at npower. We stand up for the community too. Were proud to have been a partner of Macmillan for 12 years raising over £3.5m. Were also one of only a handful of UK companies to have been awarded the Carbon Trust Triple Award for sustainable management of energy, waste and water.

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Agencies: RWE operate a preferred supplier arrangement, however if you wish to be considered at the next review session please submit a brief overview of your capability to pslreviewrecruitment@npower.com.