Business Analyst

Wootton Bassett, Swindon
£20,000 pa + Bonus + Pension contributions + Medical Benefit + Travel Benefit
06 Sep 2016
06 Oct 2016
Job function
Full Time
Contract Type

This role is a fundamental part of the business strategy, supporting decision making on a daily basis.  The ideal candidate will have a passion for analysing and scrutinising data.  Reviewing past and current performance data to provide financial insight into future opportunities and risk in order to increase profitability and volume of the business.


  • Update ROI reporting (Feed) for the previous day
    • ROI by product
    • ROI by marketing source
  • Weekly and Monthly (Newspaper) Press plan   
    • Based on ROI and Product Focus
    • Business needs (from Cruise lines)
  • Competition Review
    • Daily Paper Review
    • Online/websites
    • Competition email review
  • Review accrual cruise rates against agreed rates
  • Pricing/Yielding  (volume v price v sailings)
    • Mass Market
    • Med / Atlantis
  • Liaising with cruise lines to align pricing and marketing decisions
  • Trend Analysis
    • Ad hoc (problem products)
  • Weekly / Monthly press plans
  • Daily press performance tracking and amends

Skill set required:           

  • Strong Analytical skills and the ability to turn data into information for decision making
  • Advanced skill base in Excel essential
  • Experience of working in a fast paced environment and able to deliver under pressure
  • Self-driven, with a positive outlook, and a clear focus on high quality
  • Proven numerical and analytical skills
  • Excellent communicator and team player
  • A passion for the travel industry a real advantage
  • Able to work extended hours on occasions when required
  • A quick thinker with a commercial outlook.
  • Ability to multitask and manage multiple priorities
  • Previous pricing and yield management experience preferred (not essential)

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