MI Analyst - Financial Services

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Milton Keynes
09 Feb 2017
09 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
As Finance MI Analyst you will have the opportunity to provide commercial insight and recommendations based on your detailed analysis of complex data.

You’ll deliver and develop a range of MI on a regular basis, improve regular weekly and monthly reporting, as well as delivering ad-hoc analysis across FS finance including Store card, Credit cards Warranties and Insurance.

You will be joining Financial Services where our aim is to make life better every day for Argos customers. We help customers afford and protect what matters most, offering products and services including Credit, Warranties & Insurance. The Financial Services department is the profit creator and that’s why it’s the most exciting place to be: right at the heart of the action. Here, you can be part of something bigger and help to create a new approach that puts the customer at the heart of everything we do.

As Finance MI Analyst you will:

Analyse and interpret data from multiple data sources and multiple third party suppliers and present in a user friendly manner.
Reporting MI designed to enable stakeholders to make key commercial decisions around business strategy.
Be able to strongly communicate the results of your data analysis and provide the business with recommendations to support the commercial decision making.
Build strong relationships with both Finance and Commercial stakeholders and act as the data support function across all Financial Services products.
Assist across all FS products to provide detailed analysis into business performance, product performance and KPIs.
Use SQL skills in order to extract information from disparate data sources and arrive at accurate, robust & concise results.

As Finance MI Analyst you will have:

The ability to strongly communicate to a wide set of stakeholders, and to advise and make recommendations on commercial decisions.
Drive and ambition to grow and improve your technical skills, senior stakeholder management and business acumen.
Good working knowledge and experience of SQL.
Advanced excel skills.
The ability to co-ordinate information from multiple data sources and individuals whilst maintaining consistency.
Proven analytical experience.
Excellent presentation and communication skills.
Experience of financial services would be desirable, but not essential.

As well as the opportunity to join a great team you will also receive a competitive salary, 24 days holiday, and a range of other great benefits. We will support you in developing your skills to build the career you want.

There’s never been a more exciting time to join Argos. We are capitalising on our success and going through a great transformation. It’s a period of expansion and rejuvenation; we’re shaking things up and creating more opportunities than ever before.

As this role involves working in a regulated environment any offer made will be subject to satisfactory background checks including criminal record check, credit check and employment references.