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SilverRail Technologies • London, Remote

Senior Market Analyst

Employment type:  Full time

Remote-first – 1-2 Days per month in office are encouraged

Fully flexible hours

Dog friendly

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Job Description

**This position is a 6 month fixed term contract**

At SilverRail, we're on a mission to reshape the way the world travels, and we're inviting you to be part of this journey. Rail is becoming the go-to choice for short and medium-haul travel worldwide, and we're here to help make it happen.

In the face of the ongoing climate crisis, our vision is crystal clear. We are transforming the online customer experience for rail travel, making it easier than ever for customers to find, buy and use rail. Our cutting-edge technology is the backbone of rail and travel agencies worldwide, making it effortless for travellers to choose the eco-friendly option and reduce their carbon footprint.

We have nearly 15 years of trailblazing success behind us, and our teams are spread across the globe, with bases in London, Boston, Brisbane, and Stockholm. We thrive on the philosophy of 'fail-fast-fail-early,' which drives us to find ingenious solutions to complex challenges.

Join us, and help shape the future of travel!

The Role

We are seeking a highly analytical and detail-oriented Senior Market Analyst to join our dynamic team on a 6 month fixed term contract. As a Senior Market Analyst, you will play a pivotal role in conducting comprehensive market research, analysing trends, and providing actionable insights to inform strategic decision-making.

Key Responsibilities

  • Conduct thorough market research and analysis to identify key trends, opportunities, and threats within the Rail Industry.
  • Produce detailed research on new high speed rail routes becoming available
  • Provide insights into new companies entering the market.
  • Investigate new business opportunities based on your research, including new avenues for the business to consider.
  • Monitor industry developments, competitor activities, and regulatory changes to assess their impact on our business and market position.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to gather data, synthesize findings, and develop actionable recommendations to drive business growth.
  • Prepare insightful reports, presentations, and dashboards to communicate findings and recommendations to internal stakeholders, including senior management.
  • Utilise advanced analytical tools and techniques to interpret data and derive meaningful insights that inform strategic planning and decision-making.
  • Stay abreast of emerging market trends, and best practices in market analysis to continuously enhance our analytical capabilities.

Required Competence and Skills

  • Bachelor's degree in Business Administration, Economics, Marketing, or a related field.
  • Extensive experience in market research, data analysis or business intelligence
  • Previous experience in investment banking/VC highly regarded
  • Experience within the Rail/Travel industry would be beneficial
  • Proficiency in statistical analysis tools and data visualization software (e.g., Excel, Power BI).
  • Strong PowerPoint skills and confidence presenting to C suite leaders and board members
  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to interpret complex data sets and extract actionable insights.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, with the ability to convey complex concepts in a clear and concise manner.
  • Detail-oriented with a strong focus on accuracy and attention to detail.
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a fast-paced environment and effectively prioritize tasks to meet deadlines.

Why us?

  • We have an average Glassdoor grade of 4.7 and 100% recommendation rates.
  • We are a globally accredited Great Place To Work: https://www.greatplacetowork.co.uk/workplace/item/6789/SilverRail+Technologies&time=1683041411341#career
  • We are an accredited flexible company and were named in Flexa’s Top 50 Most Flexible Companies: https://flexa.careers/companies/silverrail
  • We utilise a hybrid working model, providing equipment for home working alongside one or two monthly visits to our beautiful central London office.
  • We offer a highly competitive benefits package including private healthcare and Perkbox rewards, as well as stock options that give you the chance to buy into SilverRail’s future.
  • We provide a wealth of career development opportunities with training that is individual, focused on improving your skills and helping you become the best professional you can be.
  • Our team’s health and wellness is genuinely important to us, so we offer a number of wellbeing seminars and membership to the #1 leading meditation app.
  • We are the fourth company in the world to become reproductively responsible, accredited by Hertility providing educational workshops around women’s health, family planning and fertility as well as progressive leave policies & hormone testing
  • A unique opportunity to work for a tech company that is helping the environment by revolutionising the way we travel.

Our values are simple: Do Good by working for a better tomorrow; Think Big Act Smart by being curious, adaptable and data-driven; and remember that through collaboration we will always be Stronger Together.

*We are a neurodiverse employer and are working hard to improve our recruitment processes, so if there is any way that we can make the recruitment experience better for you then please let us know in your application - all information will be treated as strictly confidential*

Company benefits

Open to part-time employees
Sabbaticals
Enhanced maternity leave
Enhanced paternity leave
Adoption leave
Shared parental leave
Work from anywhere scheme
25 days annual leave + bank holidays
Pregnancy loss leave
Fertility treatment leave
Teambuilding days
Share Options
Health & Dental Insurance
Mental health days
L&D opportunities
Travel Opportunities
Location
96%
Employees are very happy with their working location freedom
Hours
93%
Employees are very happy with the flexibility in the hours they work
Benefits
81%
Employees are very happy with the benefits their company offers
Work-life balance
88%
Employees feel that they can find the perfect balance of life and work
Role modelling
92%
Employees feel that flexible working is part of the culture
Autonomy
93%
Employees feel they have complete autonomy over getting their work done

Additional employee ratings
(these do not contribute to the FlexScore®)

Diversity
85%
Employees feel that the diversity, and the efforts to improve and maintain it, are great
Inclusion
88%
Employees feel like the company culture is brilliantly inclusive and equitable
Culture
92%
Employees feel like it is a really great environment to work in
Mission
90%
Employees feel very excited about and aligned with the company mission
Salary
79%
Employees feel that their salary is good and matches the value they bring

Working at SilverRail Technologies

Company employees

154

Gender diversity (male:female)

62:38

Office locations

London, Boston, Brisbane, Stockholm

Hiring Countries

Australia
Sweden
United Kingdom
United States

Awards & Achievements

Most flexible companies

Most flexible companies

Flexa100 2024
Travel & Transport

Travel & Transport

Industry awards 2023
Most flexible companies

Most flexible companies

Flexa100 2023
1st – Travel & Transportation

1st – Travel & Transportation

Industry awards 2022

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