Full Time Job

Business Insights Analyst


London, United Kingdom 08-12-2022
  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Senior (5-10 years) Experience
Job Description
Why PlayStation?

Role Overview:
• Reporting into the territory GM, this area is responsible for the management, coordination, and delivery of territory commercial analysis across all relevant critical metrics, such as but not limited to PS Store, services, D@R, console, software, and Peripherals.
• Generating, consolidating, and communicating key data/insight that drives business understanding, decisions & strategy.
• Working across all local functions, helping to knit all departments together and ensure key business decisions, where appropriate, are grounded in easily accessible, robust data.
• Act as the UKI lead within the PlayStation global analyst community to unlock and share insight

What you'll be doing:
• Industry expertise - Relaying important industry news to the wider team and providing insight as to how that news will impact PlayStation UKI's deliverables
• Forecasting – Creation, maintenance, and dissemination of monthly, quarterly & Budget forecasts across key product areas
• Data Coordination, Evolution & Reporting – Managing and evolving the business master data to ensure the foundations of our data are kept up to date and adapting to the constantly evolving business needs. This area also includes the management of external data providers e.g GFK
• Fast Paced Insight – With a strong understanding of data and trends, the role will often be required to deliver quick ad-hoc insight to help understanding of changing business trends.
• Strategy & Budget Planning – Working with the key partners to help craft the direction of the business strategy and ensure that where applicable this strategy is grounded in robust data.
• Cross Functional Working – Working across the business (including Northern Europe region) to help ensure data/insight is the foundation of our project groups and is easily accessible/understood.
• Analyst Community – Act as representative within the EMEA/Global community to help share and uncover best practice/insight that can benefit the business both locally and globally
• Business Updates – Playing in a key role in the easy dissemination and articulation of the key business performance trends/insight

What we're looking for:
• 5 years+ years' experience working as an analyst, data analyst, or other related occupation
• Technical minded with an explorer mentality to drive value from data
• Ability to work efficiently at pace during weekly reporting periods
• Experience with the following analytical & visualisation tools would be an advantage: MicroStrategy, Tableau, Qliksense, Power BI
• Strong Excel skills
• Ability to articulate analysis effectively and prepared to challenge established thinking
• An ability to manage and balance multiple tasks and projects with a keen eye for detail
• BSc/BA in Business/ Economics, Science or Mathematics preferred
• Relevant industry experience is a bonus, but not essential. A passion and a keen interest in gaming is important

• Discretionary bonus opportunity
• Private Medical Insurance
• Dental Scheme
• 25 days holiday per year
• On Site Gym
• Subsidised Café
• Free soft drinks
• On site bar
• Access to cycle garage and showers

Equal Opportunity Statement:

Sony is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All persons will receive consideration for employment without regard to gender (including gender identity, gender expression and gender reassignment), race (including colour, nationality, ethnic or national origin), religion or belief, marital or civil partnership status, disability, age, sexual orientation, pregnancy or maternity, trade union membership or membership in any other legally protected category.

We strive to create an inclusive environment, empower employees and embrace diversity. We encourage everyone to respond.

PlayStation is a Fair Chance employer and qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records will be considered for employment.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-g32ejn-44-210-237-158-42 in your application.

Company Profile

Recognized as a global leader in interactive and digital entertainment, Sony Interactive Entertainment (SIE) is responsible for the PlayStation® brand and family of products and services.