purpose is to use the power of communications to make a better world. For each other, for our customers, for society and our communities.
We need you to help us do this.
Why this role matters
The Commercial Analyst supports the Commercial Trading Manager to drive performance in Wholesale trading. The individual works across all sectors understanding key market requirements and trading gaps to ensure there is an end to end trading plan which underpins the P&L & market share ambitions.
This role works closely with counterparts in Finance, Propositions and Sales Enablement teams to support trading. As well as helping to hold the sales team to account for sales performance, the holder of this role will understand the challenges the sales teams face and will make recommendations for initiatives and interventions, supported by sound analysis, to improve trading
What you'll be doing
Supports the commercial proposition, structure development and monitoring of financial performance for mid-sized opportunities, supporting in the management of contractual risks and obligations.
Contributes to delivery of contract commitment within cost targets, contract profit and revenue growth for a small subset of a larger contract or a subset of a small to medium sized contract.
Coordinates and evaluates opportunities and assesses underlying risk, making recommendations on how to address opportunities.
Contributes to maintenance and development of customer relationships and satisfaction, ensuring delivery of commitments within service level agreements.
Contributes to account development process by identifying and flagging growth opportunity areas.
Specifically this role is accountable for :
Generating insight and analysis on portfolio KPI’s, revenue, profitability & volumes
Developing, delivering and monitoring performance of Portfolio key metrics highlighting risks, threats and driving through recommendations
Owning the product trading rhythm including quarterly key stakeholder product reviews with wider audience focusing on key product drivers and initiatives to support trading
Coordinating and evaluating opportunities and assesses underlying risk, making recommendations on how to address opportunities.
Contributing to account development process by identifying and flagging growth opportunity areas.
Assisting with creating a holistic view of trading across of the Wholesale sales segments
Performing analysis to inform the weekly Wholesale trading meeting
Spotting opportunities to increase sales pipeline, communicating those to the team, and performing analysis to prove or disprove hypotheses
Performing ad hoc analysis to support the Wholesale strategy
We'll also need to see these on your CV
Strong Commercial analytical and insight capability to assess the right course of action and modelling to enable investment choices
Previous experience within a similar role
Understanding of how P&L levers can be influenced to impact trading
Inquisitive, and interested in looking for data trends
Communication skills, specifically the ability to communicate complex messages simply
Stakeholder management, specifically the ability to influence up to Director level stakeholders
Why choose us?
We have around 1.2 million customers and serve over half the FTSE 350. Our customers range from big household names, government departments and public service organizations right through to small businesses and new start-
Mobility; Fibre and connectivity; networked IT services provided over the biggest UK network in both fixed and mobile communications.
We also provide network IT services to corporate and public sector organisations in the Republic of Ireland.
Our Wholesale business helps communications providers (CPs) and other organisations provide fixed or mobile phone services.
Our ventures provide mass-market services like directory enquiries and payphones, and enterprise services including Fleet Solutions and BT Redcare.
We also offer specialist enterprise services to our Internet of Things customers.
We value different perspectives, skills and experiences. We’re creating an inclusive working culture where people from all backgrounds can succeed.
That’s why we welcome applications from all parts of the community.