Commercial Analyst

GN Hearing
Ballerup - Denmark
Published: February 06, 2019
Would you like to make our decision-making more data-driven and improve our business performance significantly?

Take the next step in your career and put your business acumen to use and identify business opportunities and threats when we launch hearing aids globally.

Transforming lives through the power of sound
At GN, we provide intelligent audio solutions that let you hear more, do more and be more than ever thought possible. To make sure that we keep revolutionizing the world of hearing, our Strategy & Business Insights department works to fulfill our corporate strategy.

A part of this strategy is to be more data-driven in our decision-making. To achieve this, we have established a new and highly skilled Commercial Analysis & Reporting team.

Improve our business performance globally
From our HQ in Ballerup, you and Commercial Analysis & Reporting team will be responsible for developing and applying market insights to identify and evaluate business performance as well as ongoing opportunities/threats. The outcome of the evaluations and related business cases is used in creating the most efficient product management, sales and marketing strategies. The position will cover collecting data from different internal-, and external data sources, conducting thorough analysis and providing valid recommendations to guide our senior management and other stakeholders.

To accomplish this, you will:
• Ensure strong forecasting accuracy from markets
• Drive tracking of new product launches, report to senior management and markets
• Monitor and Report on market and sales development
• Develop and run market model and business case improvements
• Product portfolio analysis and roadmap valuation modelling
• Contribute to the development and maintenance of comprehensive and innovative analysis and models using customer-, pricing-, research- and market data, including our increasing amount of online and app data.
• Participate in ad hoc projects i.e. Strategy development and Data Excellence or in other parts of the organization

Leave your mark on our future
Joining GN, you get a chance to develop innovative ideas and apply them in an informal environment where ambitions are high and the possibilities endless. You will - together with the team –leave your mark on a big transformation.

“Providing your expert recommendations to our management team and our sales functions, you influence where GN is going in the future,” says Morten Henneveld, Vice President and Head of Strategy & Business Insights.

Commercially minded professional with strong analytical skills
With your analytical, strategic and commercial mindset, you are proactively translating complex numbers and spreadsheets into meaningful recommendations, which are clearly communicated to the business. You always strive to identify solutions and improvements.

Moreover, you:
• Preferably have a degree in economics or finance or a similar business administration degree
• Have minimum 2 years’ experience from a position, where you focused on business/financial analysis in a global consumer organization in retail, manufacturing or related industries
• Develop dynamic simulation modelling based on multiple set of information sources
• Have solid experience with applying tools and models to generate insights for decision making
• Are an Excel and PowerPoint superuser with good user experience in SAP
• Preferably also experience with data mining tools and online/app data analytics

You should expect 10-15 travel days a year. And have the flexibility to work in different time zones, due to a global working environment.

Would you like to know more?
To apply, use the ‘APPLY’ link no later than 19 February 2019. Applications are assessed on a continuous basis, which is why we encourage you to send your application as soon as possible.

About us
The GN Group is a global leader in intelligent audio solutions that let you hear more, do more and be more than you ever thought possible. Our ambitious 150-year journey has taken us from telegraph cables to radio waves and intelligent audio engineering. To celebrate our anniversary, we look to our unique competences within medical, professional and consumer audio solutions to help us continue to transform lives through the power of sound.

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