Operations Analyst

Job Terms:
£95,000 per annum
Start date:
Posted By:
Nikita Vyas
12 Months

Job Description:

The Global Business Group (GBG) contributes directly to our top 3 global social media client’s mission by connecting businesses with customers on social media, helping them to maximize the return for their investment on our platforms. Within this, the Business Planning & Operations group is to maximize business performance by being an objective and trusted function within our cleint's socil media platform.

Our client is seeking an analytical and detail-orientated business analyst to join The Business Planning & Operations team in EMEA to support revenue reporting and insights for sales leadership as well as operational and strategic programs in the region. The main function of a business analyst is to assist in business planning and resource management activities by providing accurate, timely and thorough data analysis and insights to support business decision-making processes. Other responsibilities may include program management support of ongoing initiatives in the region. This business analyst will be expected to have excellent Tableau and excel skills and be able to work with large, complex data sets from varying data sources.

· Contribute to preparation of regular Rhythm of Business activities including revenue reporting and qualitative insights/analysis to provide context around KPIs and revenue metrics for senior sales and BP&O leadership
· Routinely provide ad hoc revenue analysis (revenue performance, product adoption, market trends, etc.) that will be used to support leadership business decisions and make clear recommendations based on analysis to senior BP&O leadership to drive discussions with sales on areas for investment or improvement.
· Support ad hoc data requests and identify opportunities for reporting, analytical or operational efficiencies across the region
· Contribute to forecasting initiatives to accurately forecast our business at an EMEA level, using multiple data sources to accurately predict future sales performance
· Work with large data sets & complex infrastructure
· Work within the wider Business Planning & Operations team to support global or regional operational and strategic projects
Minimum Qualifications
· BA/BS in a quantitative discipline (e.g., Statistics, Computer Science, Math, Finance, Physics, Engineering), or equivalent practical experience
· 5+ years of work experience in an analytical role, preferably in consulting, technology, investment banking or similar
· 5+ years experience with Excel and SQL, Powerpoint
· Excellence in Tableau
· Experience with end to end execution of projects and program management
· Experience working independently, managing multiple concurrent projects and driving initiatives in a cross-functional environment
· Proven analytical ability and business judgement; Proven problem-solving skills
· Track record of initiating and completing data-centric analyses leading to recommendations
· Knowledge of business and management principles involved in strategic planning, and resource allocation; strong ability to apply accounting and mathematical principles to work as needed
· Strong ability to work independently and manage one’s time.
· Clear and succinct verbal and written communication skills and attention to detail

Client Description:

Our Client is the largest social media company in the world. They have substantial B2B and B2C advertising and media platforms, as well as a nonprofit initiative. With the mission of bringing people together, they now boast over 2 billion users, and are rapidly developing as they influence the world around us.


Aquent is dedicated to improving inclusivity & is proudly an equal opportunities employer. We encourage applications from under-represented groups & are committed to providing support to applicants with disabilities. We aim to provide reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process, to those with a medical condition, disability or neurodivergence.