Regional Planning Executive WER (London)

British American Tobacco Holdings Plc
Covent Garden
From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
06 Oct 2016
25 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Working hours: 35.5hrs p/w Purpose and Principal Accountabilities: · Act as the custodian of all marketing information across the region and ensure accuracy and alignment in information systems and analytical techniques · Support the annual marketing planning processes, including the marketing requirements for budget review · Ensure the availability and accuracy of all marketing information to meet business needs · Analyse of the market and segment trends across the region · Provide the marketing team with internal and external Region-wide marketing information to assist informed decision making, and act as an information hub for marketing-related information requests · Support the quarterly Sales & Operations Planning process, working closely with the Regional Commercial Finance team · Actively involved in the monthly cycle planning process, including the development, implementation and regular delivery of cycle planning process in the Region through regular contact with brand marketing. Knowledge/Skills/Experience Required: · Experience of operating in a complex geographical / functional matrix organization · Proven significant experience in Marketing with a large global FMCG · Experience of working within a tobacco organisation · Strong experience in a forecasting/modelling/analytical role · Highly developed numerical/analytical skills - experience of data analysis and forecasting, and of interpreting marketing data and presenting conclusions · Solid knowledge of all information sources and in depth understanding of consumer and trade research data sources, and experience working with information databases · Excellent knowledge of statistics · Experience of working across the Western Europe region · Degree educated Posting date: 5 th of October 2016 Closing date: 2 nd of November 2016 This job was originally posted as