Commercial Manager

Full time
£44,217 - £49,130 a year
uk 22/03/2019   Full time £44,217 - £49,130 a year

Through our brands, Lloyds Banking Group has a relationship with just about every household and community in the UK. We underpin the lives of millions of individuals and businesses, and play a key role in helping to build a growing UK economy.

Playing an integral part in the protection team, as a Commercial Manager you will manage the day to day commercial activities for the Protection Proposition. You will support the leadership team in ensuring that the protection proposition aligns with the financial objectives of the business, the customer and our distribution partners. You will be at the forefront of new ways of working as well as playing a significant part to help drive commercial outlook to become a top 3 provider over our 3 year strategy.

What you'll be doing:

  • Monitor Protection trading performance, and identify performance improvement opportunities. Understand impact of actions on forecast trading results.
  • Numerate problem-solver able to model and analyse the commercial consequences of past, present and future business activities.
  • Proactive monitoring of competitive position using a range of analytical tools, and providing recommendations to achieve desired market position/financial outcomes
  • Support pricing strategy, including pricing principles, value for money, anticipated market/competitor movements
  • In depth knowledge of the profit and loss results, and drivers of value
  • Support to the senior leadership team to provide recommendations on commercials for key distribution accounts including commission, individual pricing, campaign support based on knowledge of business
  • Identify opportunities to develop market participation based on in depth understanding of the protection market and our proposition
  • Support the development of business cases for protection propositions

What you’ll need:

  • Strong technical and analytical skills
  • Confident self-worker
  • Proactive and able to prioritise competing objectives
  • Track record of delivering results on projects
  • Business acumen - good knowledge of the Protection market,
  • Strong judgement and problem solving skills
  • High level of stakeholder management, influencing and communication skills
  • Track record of Self development

What we'll give you:

  • Flexible benefits package
  • Private Medical cover
  • 30 days per annum plus Bank holidays
  • Car allowance or Cash allowance

Do you want to work for one of the UK's largest Financial Services organisations? Being a part of the Group offers you the opportunity for progression and development so this can be a platform from which to showcase your talent and aspiration for the future.

Lloyds Banking Group is committed to building a workforce which reflects the diversity of the customers and communities we serve, and to building an inclusive environment where all our colleagues can be themselves and succeed on merit. We support the principles of agile working and are happy to consider flexible working arrangements. We're an equal opportunity employer and deeply value diversity within our organisation.

Did you know we've won awards? We've gained industry recognition including Stonewall Top 100 Employer, Top 30 Employer for Working Families, Gold Standard 2014 from the Business Disability Forum and Top 50 Employer for Women.

Does this sounds like a role that you'd like to know more about? Get in touch and let’s have a conversation.