Commercial Forecasting Analyst - Discovery Communications

  • London  
  • Company
    Discovery Communications  
    Start date
  • Closing date
    18 December 2018  
    Posted on
    19 November 2018  


  • Be the subject matter expert for marketing forecasting (sales and churn), supporting the team on key events such as the Australian Open, Tour de France and Olympic Games
  • Build and manage predictive models, refreshing in-quarter to deliver the latest view to senior stakeholders
  • Own quarterly planning cycles, projecting performance and setting appropriate targets
  • Manage weekly trading meetings and and report results against previous forecasts
  • Evaluate spend effectiveness and provide recommendations (both for long-term growth and short-term ‘in-event’ campaigns)
  • Monitor wider trends within markets, verticals and consumer behaviour to help formulate future strategies


  • A highly analytical thinker with demonstrable experience from a similar project/roleD
  • egree level education in a related subject (e.g. mathematics, economics, engineering, etc)
  • Knowledge of data analysis techniques including predictive modelling, multivariate analysis, querying and reporting tools
  • Ability to own key projects from ideation through to execution
  • Strong stakeholder management and communication skills, comfortable presenting to senior executives
  • Problem solver with experience succeeding in an autonomous ‘test and learn’ environment
  • Experience with data visualisation (Tableau, Power BI etc) and marketing analytics tools (Adobe / Google Analytics) preferred, but not essential
  • Interest in digital marketing and a passion for sports are a plus!

More Jobs

Want more Commercial Forecasting Analyst - Discovery Communications jobs?

Want to find more Digital Analyst jobsTrend Forecaster jobsTraffic Manager jobs? Then make sure you take a look at our full listing of jobs on our jobs board or browse through our jobs by job title or by company.

Join our Community

To keep up to date with any jobs that come on the site you can register here. By registering you can build your own super stylish profile, connect with colleagues and companies and keep up with what is happening in the industry.

ad: Check out our profile and live jobs!
ad: Blutui-Leaderboard