Commercial Analyst


The Role:

We are the market leading design, installation, and maintenance provider for commercial kitchens in the UK hospitality and food service industry. We work alongside clients from the initial designs through to bespoke fabrication and installation. Coupled with the largest body of professional maintenance engineers in the country, we offer the complete end to end solution to our extensive client base. We have long-standing relationships with many of the biggest multi-site brands in the UK.

We are seeking a full-time, experienced Commercial Analyst to provide reports and analysis on all aspects of Airedale’s commercial activities. The role would be based at our head office in Bradford. Working as a key member of our commercial team and reporting directly to the Group Supply Chain Manager, the candidate will play an integral part in driving informed decision-making and optimising financial performance. The role will involve working with multiple internal & external stakeholders and excellent interpersonal skills are a must.


Key responsibilities:

  • Conduct in-depth analyses and generate reports for the Group Supply Chain Manager including but not limited to supplier spend, rebate forecasts and quotation statistics.
  • Extract meaningful insights from large datasets aiding in data-driven decision making
  • Contribute to the implementation of key performance indicators (KPIs) to measure the success and efficiency of our Commercial Framework
  • Regularly monitor and report on KPIs offering insights into performance trends and areas requiring attention
  • Make recommendations for cost-saving measures and efficiency improvements
  • Work effectively with the Group Supply Chain Manager, build strong relationships with internal and external stakeholders and gain an excellent understanding of the business needs.
  • Work with subsidiaries within the Group to analyse and report on spare part purchasing.



  • A minimum of 2 years’ commercial/data analysis experience preferably with experience in the commercial catering sector
  • Fully proficient in using SQL (Structured Query Lanaguage)
  • Strong analytically with the ability to translate complex data into actionable insights
  • Computer literate and proficient in data visualisation and reporting
  • Self-motivated, personable and happy to speak with suppliers and colleagues via written and verbal communication.
  • Ability to multi-task, prioritise, manage time and operate under pressure when required with a keen eye for detail
  • Strong commercial acumen, with the ability to calculate and present savings opportunities.
  • Flexible, reliable and can demonstrate the ability to work in a fast-paced environment.
  • A willingness to travel to Group company and supplier premises occasionally as required


Location: Bradford

Term: Full time, permanent role, head office based


If you are passionate with a strong commercial acumen, have experience analysing and reporting on large data sets, and thrive in a fast-paced, dynamic environment, we would love to hear from you. This is a new position reflecting the extraordinary growth in the business over the past couple of years and offers an exciting opportunity to make a significant impact to Group profitability & efficiency. The Group employs 600+ people across multiple locations in the UK and offers significant scope for future progression.

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If you would like to work with us, or find out more about what we can offer you, then please get in touch today!