Performance Manager (Commercial, Analytics)

The job in a nutshell

Are you a commercially astute self-starter with experience in a consumer led business? Are you able to discover trends in data and find your way around a P&L to create new and innovative ways to enhance business performance? GoCompare have an exciting opportunity for a numerate and commercial problem solver to take ownership of the management and monitoring of the end-to-end performance of GoCompare across all product areas.

You will be a lateral thinker, who thrives under the spotlight of senior management, and have the drive to improve business performance, whilst tracking progress and acting as a link between all functional areas to ensure everyone is pulling in the same direction.

Why should you apply for this role? You will have the opportunity to shape how the role will look by collaboratively working with  subject matter experts across the entire business and having the accountability for the performance of all products and services across GoCompare. You will build and form relationships with senior stakeholders and, through delivery of high pressure projects, have the opportunity to make a real impact in your role.

GoCompare have a true appetite to grow, and being an organisation that was recently admitted to the LSE in 2016 we are looking for individuals who enjoy the autonomy and variety within their role to come on this exciting journey with us.

Skills and experience you’ll need to have

  • Strong commercial awareness with understanding of financial performance metrics.
  • Ability to analyse and interpret trends and market drivers
  • Knowledge of online/digital/direct-to-consumer industry
  • Experience of working with cross-functional stakeholders
  • Awareness of the implications of working in a regulated environment

What you’ll be responsible for

  • Monitors performance, identifying and highlighting where action is required.
  • Provides clear and actionable recommendations or options.
  • Supports each of the functional areas in their evaluation of performance to ensure accuracy of decision making throughout the business.
  • Co-ordinates cross functional teams to better deliver improvements in business performance.
  • Supports the business planning cycle, scheduling of initiatives and goal setting.

Who you’ll be working with

Various Internal Stakeholders – Promotes a test and learn culture that constantly evaluates performance and identifies improvements to generate the highest ROI across the full revenue cycle.
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Up to £50,000 + Extensive Benefits, Bonus

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Contract type:

Full time

Closing date:

6th March 2018

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Where we live

Our office in Newport is off junction 28 of the M4, and is a short walk from Tredegar House (ideal for a quick stroll at lunch time). To find us, our address is: Imperial House, Imperial Way, Newport NP10 8UH