Trainee Pricing Analyst - Part Time

Description

Changing the way the world thinks about waste

At Biffa, we love working with waste. Whether we’re turning it into sustainable power, finding new ways to recycle it or simply keeping it off the streets, we believe every day is an opportunity to improve the lives of millions. It’s a view that’s shared by our 9,500+ people around the country, who trust us to provide them with a career that’s always rewarding, often challenging, but never dull. And it’s why we’re the UK’s No. 1 choice for business waste management.

A quick look at the role

If you are interested in entering the world of analytics and pricing then we have an entry level position of a Part Time Trainee Pricing Analyst in the Biffa Pricing team. Pricing works closely with a wide variety of functions to optimise and enhance the value of the Biffa offer. The role is part time, Monday to Friday with flexibility on working hours.

*** This is a 'blended' role with time divided between home and our office in High Wycombe ***

Why it’s an opportunity not to be wasted.

  • Undertake acceptance testing on system changes
  • Resolve issues and queries, promoting improvements as required
  • Obtain and combine information from different systems
  • Generate weekly reports to benefit specific areas of the business
  • Collect, analyse and summarize data for review up to MD level
  • Translate pricing and financial concepts into real world actions
  • Work with many different people in the business from Operations, Sales, Customer Services, Finance and the Managing Directors
  • Work with a leading Business Intelligence package and with the Management Information Team
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    One standout aspect of the role is that you will develop skills moving large volumes of data around a company in a controlled and disciplined manner. This experience will give a great foundation for using any analysis package in general. These skills are fully portable and universally recognised. Longer term possibilities include:

  • Develop expertise to assimilate data coming from different systems and prototype & implement new working methods/schemes.
  • Identify trends/opportunities and develop propositions which are then thoroughly disseminated through Biffa.
  • Evaluate, deliver and monitor Pricing Programmes that enhance profitability.