First Data Sr Business Analyst in Essex, United Kingdom

Senior Business Analyst – London or Basildon

First Data’s Shared Services organization, which includes the Human Resources, Finance, Legal, Marketing, Communications, Finance, Strategy, Compliance, Legal, Security, Sourcing, and Properties functions, supports our mission to drive our clients’ success with industry-leading solutions, consultative advice and service. The Shared Services teams align with our customer-facing teams in a model that drives consistency, yet also provides the flexibility needed to meet unit-specific goals. Our Shared Services employees bring the domain expertise that helps First Data retain and grow our base of owner-associates, drive profitable growth, navigate complex channel partnerships, and build First Data’s brand equity.


As a Senior Business Analyst in the Sales Analytics function you are responsible for managing the commission process including calculating commissions for the EMEA (supporting the commission process in the APAC & LATAM regions), supporting the plan generation, target setting and forecasting commission payments in order to incentivise and increase the productivity of the Sales Organisation. You will also be responsible for general sales analytics and reporting using standard sales reporting tools.

Key Responsibilities: * Calculation of monthly, quarterly commissions and bonus for the international business

  • Issue of Incentive statements for individuals

  • Support of incentive plan generation

  • Support the sales target setting process

  • Simulation and forecasting of commission payments

  • Provide ad hoc report building support to individuals from key relationships

  • International Sales Effectiveness.

  • Additional Business Reporting

    The successful candidate will need to demonstrate:-


  • Strong commercial analytics skills

  • Understanding of Commission and Incentives calculations and Incentive processes

  • Competent to work with a global remit.

  • Preferable experience of

  • Ability to adapt and improve the tools used to meet the needs of the Business.

  • Strong communicator.

  • Excellent MS Excel and Reporting skills

  • Experience of commission tools is a plus e.g. IBM ICM, Xactly or similar

  • Incentive, bonus and commission knowledge and skills

  • Qlik reporting tool

    First Data is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Job: *Business Analysis

Title: Sr Business Analyst

Location: GBR-Essex-Basildon-Essex-FD GBR Janus House

Requisition ID: 2159910