Business Analyst (Hotels)

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
West Midlands Region
Salary
32000.00 - 50000.00 GBP Annual + GBP32000 - GBP50000/annum
Posted
23 Aug 2019
Closes
29 Aug 2019
Contract Type
Permanent
The Client

Our Client is one of the country's leading pub retailer and brewer, running over 3,000 pubs, restaurants and hotels in towns, villages and city-centre high streets across the UK.

This is how the client describes themselves ;' We work behind the scenes to guarantee the smooth operation of our pubs, restaurants, hotels and breweries. With around 44,000 people all across the UK who rely on us for guidance and support. Making sure we deliver this to a large and fast-paced business isn't always easy, but with the right attitude and an unyielding commitment to our customers, anything is possible.

We pull together to get things done and work hard to motivate and support each other to do well as one team. We believe in celebrating successes and recognising others for what we do, ask any one of our employees and they will say they are proud to be part of our company '

Job Details:

?? Be a pivotal support to the Hotels & Revenue Team, enabling them to deploy sales driving activity and drive revenue in each of the businesses.

?? Analyse volume and rate performance on an ongoing basis for input into marketing activity for driving further revenue and shaping long term strategy.

?? To monitor challenge key changes in activity or trends in booking / sales patterns and advise on appropriate action based on performance & analysis review.

?? Evaluate, analyse and report on the effectiveness of all hotel revenue & marketing activity and advise on key learnings to aid future activity decision.

?? Lead weekly / periodic forecasting and the annual hotels budget process, with a firm understanding of trends, market performance and future activity plans.

?? Build a full understanding of all available data sources within the hotels function to ensure the team capitalise on all data and insight available.

?? Further develop reporting suite to enable the monitoring and review of performance in order to identify further sales opportunities both through hotel revenue, meetings & events and associated in pub food & drink spend.

Business Impact/ Results

?? To proactively identify and communicate changes in activity or trends in performance

?? To robustly analyse sales driving activity, seasonal campaigns, pricing strategies to ensure we maximise business profitability.

?? Develop and present hotels insight and analysis in a way accessible to a wide range of internal audiences.

Communication

?? High profile, visible and prime contact for the Hotels & Revenue Team.

?? Challenging and supporting the Hotels & Revenue Team to ensure robust plans are in place and delivered effectively

Competitive salary

33% Discount (for all managed pubs including Local Pubs and brands

Wide range of employee benefits (pension, dental, share save, free refreshments, on site cafe)

Excellent Training and Career Progression opportunities

25 days holiday each year (Not including bank holidays). Role dependent

Onsite parking

Key Skills:

?? An enthusiastic team member with a positive attitude, capable of working on their own initiative.

?? An ability to work quickly and accurately without supervision and a well organised, structured and logical approach is essential.

?? Excellent Microsoft Excel skills with experience in data modelling and report building.

?? Strong numeracy and analytical skills, with the ability to handle large amounts of data.

?? CIMA / ACCA qualified preferred.

?? Previous knowledge and experience in hotel pricing concepts, channel mix management & yield optimisation beneficial.

How to Apply:

If you meet the above criteria for the Business Analyst ( Hotels) role please respond to this with an up to date copy of your CV. If you have any problems during the application process please call the office on (phone number removed). Our office hours are between 9am - 5pm Monday through to Friday. You may not hear from us straight away due to the level of applications we receive every day. We can only respond to applicants whose skills and qualifications are suitable for this position