Insight Analyst (Retail)

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Cheshire | Ref: BBBH29419

£40000.00 - £45000 per annum + various benefits

Insight Analyst (Retail)


£40,000 - £45,000 + various benefits

Role Profile

Cast UK are thrilled to be working with a market leading organisation to recruit an Insight Analyst to be based at their key client's head office in Cheshire. The company partners with retail businesses to help identify and close product availability opportunities, measure and improve promotion compliance, and manage and optimise markdowns, deletions and seasonal items to reduce waste and loss. The business prides themselves in reinventing retail operations through advanced analytics, growing sales and profitability for their portfolio of global retail clients. This is a newly created role where you will receive full training. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a business that prides themselves on their world class team, offering further UK-based, as well as global development opportunities.


As an Insight Analyst, you will develop a deep understanding of the challenges the business looks to address for the customers, their data and business processes, and products. You will use this understanding to support delivery, derive systemic insight and improve products to ensure customer value is delivered and successful renewals achieved.

  • Work closely with operational counterparts in Customer Relationship Management, Engineering and DevOps.
  • Support the Customer and Customer Relationship Manager by being the expert on the customer's data and the output of the products (SLA, accuracy, parameters, formatting, value).
  • Ensure client issues are resolved quickly and the root cause is identified and managed.
  • Leverage knowledge of data and products to derive valuable insight for the customer and continuously demonstrate value of the products (and ways to improve value from product/service enhancement)
  • Liaise with the Engineering team on any product changes, particularly on version release.
  • Identify business development opportunities through exploration of current customer solutions.

Experience, Skills & Personal Attributes

  • It is essential that you have 3+ years' experience in an analytical role
  • Experience working for a retail head office with FMCG would be desirable
  • Experience using analytics and data to drive improvements/solutions/profits/efficiencies
  • Creative, proactive attitudes towards finding solutions and pleasing clients
  • Strong technical skills (SQL/advanced Microsoft Excel)
  • Experience in any of the following would be advantageous (R, Python, Tableau, Power BI, Google Cloud Platform including Big Query, SSRS, SAS, SPSS)
  • Team player with strong communication skills
  • Confident, able to present effectively to both internal and external stakeholders

Client information

Our client is a market leading and expanding global business.


£40,000 - £45,000 + various benefits

Cast UK is a leading executive consultancy, providing national recruitment solutions to both clients and candidates. Specialising in HR, Procurement, Buying, Supply Chain, and Logistics, each member of our specialist team has a professional background specific to their recruiting sector. With this unique insight and knowledge, our consultants are able to place individuals from trainee through to main board. For more information on Cast UK and a complete list of all of our current vacancies, please visit

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