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Professional Business Analyst


Extraordinary tasks require extraordinary people, which is why we look for employees who show outstanding motivation, dedication, team spirit and are willing to be custodians of the Kärcher Brand.

All over the world, Kärcher is synonymous with top performance, innovation and quality. In the same way that our products stand out from others, we stand out as an employer too. As a family-owned company, mutual appreciation and trust are particularly important to us. At Kärcher you can expect interesting challenges and open knowledge sharing as a perfect platform for your individual career planning and personal development.

Only together can we create that which sets Kärcher apart – and each individual employee plays an important role in this. The difference is you.


Our Benefits

  • Competitive salary with career progression
  • Pension Scheme
  • Discretionary Bonus Scheme
  • 24 days annual holiday + bank holidays (increases with service)
  • Simplyhealth Cash Plan (including retail discount scheme)
  • Critical Illness Cover
  • Life Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Programme (EAP)
  • Staff discount on Kärcher products


Professional Business Analyst


Purpose of the role

To support the Professional Business Partner in analysis of financial opportunities and provide day-to-day reports and support to the Professional sales department


Your key responsibilities will be

  • Managing monthly, quarterly and annual rebate provisions, producing reports & calculate rebate payable for Professional customers
  • Setting up regular rebate meetings with the Professional sales team to track monthly, quarterly and annual rebate accrual rates
  • Attending a monthly Professional sales and marketing meeting and offer financial analysis where required
  • Running daily, weekly & monthend sales & margin reports for the Professional sales teams and ensuring reports are correct and can be relied on by the business
  • Supporting the interim and yearend audits with reports and rebate analysis
  • Running and processing a monthly Professional profit center cleanse to ensure all sales and margin figures are correctly posted
  • Administering monthly and quarterly commission and bonus reports for Payroll
  • Tracking, calculating and recharging AKW for price supports as and when required
  • Producing monthly Overheads reports by cost center to support the SLT
  • Supporting the Professional Business Partner to create and prepare the annual sales budget
  • Ad-hoc analysis projects to support the business


Your qualifications, experience and characteristics are

  • 3 GCSEs at Grade C, or equivalent, including Maths and English
  • AAT/CIMA Certificate part-qualified or fully-qualified desirable
  • Basic understanding of accounting principles and postings
  • Experience in a commercially focussed Finance Department
  • Advanced Excel knowledge and experience (i.e.: Pivot Tables, higher level formulas and macros)
  • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Proactive individual with a desire to continually improve processes


Contact details

Kärcher (U.K.) Ltd

Human Resources – Alastair Marshall, Recruitment Co-ordinator

01295 752162