4 months ago
Gate Gourmet is the world's largest independent provider of catering services for airlines and is the core business behind gategroup, whose eleven associated brands offer customers a comprehensive scope of products and services for virtually any on-board need. We provide more than 200 million meals a year to our 270-plus customers at some 120 airport locations around the globe.
We are currently looking for a Data Analyst to join our Operations Planning & Controlling team at West Dayton, Heathrow Airport.
The Data Analyst is responsible for the delivery of accurate and timely costing’s and pricing of airline food menus as required by the Project Leader.
Main Duties and Responsibilities:
Your day may involve liaising between the Menu Development team, Procurement team and Commercial team to collate all relevant information to produce accurate calculations and menu specifications, attending Menu Presentations and documenting menu specifications and recipes, and developing costing/pricing schedules according to internal and customer requirements.
You will be responsible for the accurate input of data into the SACS system (our in-house system) relating to all materials and labour costs used for developing each menu item.
Education to degree level or equivalent is preferred, but not essential.
Previous experience of managing large volumes of data accurately, preferably from within a costing’s / planning background within the airline or catering industry, however not essential.
Previous experience of working with Microsoft Excel and Microsoft Access is preferred.
Good understanding of commercial and financial implications of costing’s.
Good understanding of customer contracts and tender process.
Previous experience of working in a role where strong attention to detail and accuracy was essential.
Skills & Knowledge
Excellent knowledge of Microsoft Office (Word, Outlook, Access, Excel)
Understanding of basic health and safety, food hygiene and security regulations.
Good time management and ability to work under pressure to meet deadlines.
Strong accuracy and attention to detail.
Good interpersonal and communication skills.
Strong numeracy skills
Ability to work independently or as part of a team.
Ability to motivate self and others.
Flexible in approach and adaptable to change
Strong decision making skills.
Organised and process driven
Willing to learn, implement and improve new processes and procedures.
Working as part of a dedicated and passionate team of people you will be rewarded with free meals whilst on shift, free on-site parking and free uniform. Full training will be given as we are committed to your success.
All applicants must have the right to work in the UK, undertake a CRC (Criminal Record Check) and provide 5 years of checkable referencing history.
If you share our values of excellence, passion, integrity and accountability, don’t miss out on this opportunity to join our team. Apply TODAY.
Closing date for applications: 09:00am on Monday 29th January 2018
Salary: up to £24,500 + benefits
gategroup Competencies Required to be Successful in the Job:
Information Search and analysis & problem resolution skills
Understanding others, Team Leadership and Developing People
Influencing and building relationships, Motivating and Inspiring, Communicating effectively
Delivering business results under pressure, Championing Performance Improvement and Customer Focus
Demonstrated Values to be Successful in the Position
Employees at gategroup are expected to live our Values of Excellence, Integrity, Passion and Accountability. To demonstrate these Values, we expect to observe the following from everyone:
* We treat each other with respect and we act with integrity
* We communicate and keep each other informed
* We put our heads together to problem solve and deliver excellence as a team
* We have passion for our work and we pay attention to the little details
* We foster an environment of accountability, take responsibility for our actions and learn from our mistakes
* We do what we say we will do, when we say we are going to do it
* We care about our coworkers, always taking an opportunity to make someone’s day better
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of the job being performed by the individual(s) assigned to this position. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities, and skills required. gategroup reserves the right to modify, add, or remove duties and to assign other duties as necessary. In addition, reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this position. Candidates may be required to go through pre-employment drug screen, criminal check and/or airport fingerprinting.
gategroup – an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to workforce diversity and actively encourage all qualified persons to seek employment with us, including, but not limited to, racial and ethnic minorities, women, veterans and persons with disabilities.