Job details

Analyst - Financial Services

Job reference: 002977

Closing date: 02/09/2019

Salary: Salary up £25,000 plus bonus and benefits

Department: Financial Services

Hours per week: 36.17

Within our Financial Services department we pride ourselves on being the best at what we do and more importantly we put the customer at the heart of everything we do. Within N Brown, we recognise that it’s the people that make the difference to our organisation. So, are you ready for a new challenge? We are on the lookout for an Analyst to join our Financial Services department here at N Brown.

Not heard of us? Here’s our story:

Did you know that N Brown has been trading from Manchester's Norther Quarter since its start over 150 years ago? Since then, not only has the portfolio of N Brown group brands grown (I’m sure you’ve heard of JD Williams, Simply Be and Jacamo?) but we been providing the UK and the rest of the world with an amazing selection of clothing and a whole load of products across our brands.

Things you should know:

As our Analyst you will lead  wider team to design, implement, and provide ongoing review of a cohort-based forecasting to support the Financial Services team by collectively delivering key predictive analysis projects to help identify key customer characteristics and apply segmentation to drive the profitability of the loan book.

As our Analyst you will provide data analysis and data processing to contribute and build data models within FS, assist in building clusters and segmentation analysis of data features, create the required reports as required and support in the overall drive of profitable growth for N Brown within its credit function.

The fun facts:

Not only are we offering a competitive salary and access to a fantastic bonus scheme, you will also be entitled to loads of other great benefits such as discount across all our brands, healthcare, an impressive pension scheme, 24 days holiday plus bank holidays (as well as a holiday purchase scheme), on site massages and health checks plus much, much more.

Things we need from you:

  • Degree qualified within a relevant subject is ideal but not essential
  • Previous experience within a similar role
  • An analytical way of thinking with the skill of spotting data trends/anomalies and turn data into insight
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • High level of computer literacy, with a focus on Excel
  • Confidence in delivering presentations/ reports
  • Proven organisational and prioritisation skills
  • Demonstrable understanding and experience of using SQL
  • Exposure and understanding of R and Python is desirable but not essential


So, this is the job for you, what do you need to do next?

If this sounds like you and if you would like to join N Brown which offers excellent career progression, then we would love to hear from you! We are looking for people to interview now and join us ASAP!

Employees in our business may have access to our customers’ personal data therefore for a number of our roles, offers of employment are subject to a satisfactory criminal record check; having a criminal record will not necessarily prevent an individual from obtaining a position with N Brown.