Manheim is looking for an experienced Senior Sales Strategy Analyst to support our Sales Performance Management team with a strong technical, analytic, and problem-solving ability. The team currently designs territories, determines quotas and administers commission plans for approximately 600 team members. The Senior Sales Strategy Analyst is responsible for compensation analytics, and reconciling data sources for revenue transactions. This person will develop varied, complex and confidential reports and processes, and must be organized and detail-oriented. This person must ensure all tasks are completed with a high level of accuracy and customer satisfaction. This role requires a working knowledge of company data architecture and databases, including data flow and tools. This individual will report to the Sr. Manager Sales Incentives. This is a critical support role which will ensure processes and communications are consistent amongst the sales teams for Cox Automotive, as well as align for success within the organization. General Responsibilities: Compensation Analytics & ReportingManage the monthly/quarterly Compensation Analytics review meeting which details the drivers of period quota attainment and percentage of target incentive payoutCollect data from various database and departmental resources to understand drivers to monthly performanceMake actionable recommendations to improve compensation plan design, quota setting, territory design, and overall sales strategy Collaborate with FP&A and Quota Administration team to understand the assumptions used to create the budget and sales targetsBuild analytics reports and dashboards for Sales leaders within compensation administration tool, IncentProvide mid-month reports to project end of period quota attainment and commission expense riskPrepare monthly commissions general ledger reconciliationCreate the annual commissions budget based on sales headcount and recent trend of commission expense Qualifications:Required: Education B.S./B.A. Experience 4-5 years of business and/or compensation administration experience required Preferred Finance, business, or math degree Xactly, Salesforce, Tableau, Excel, Power BI experience highly preferred Competencies & Skills • Basic skills in teamwork, communication, presentation, and time management to work effectively with teams throughout the organization • Outstanding communication, listening and interpersonal skills required • Self-motivated and driven individual • Strong organizational and presentation skills • Ability to work in a high performance, fast-paced team environment. • Ability to prioritize and work well under pressure with a sense of urgency while remaining focused • Expertise or knowledge of Manheim’s various data systems • Ability to adapt to change and analyze and identify opportunities to increase effectiveness in services provided to clients • Well-versed with all Microsoft Office programs; Business Objects, SAS, or Tableau preferred Accomplishments (Degrees, Certifications, Languages) Advanced degree; sales compensation certification a plus Physical Demands None Work Environment Ability to sit or stand for prolonged periods of time Indoor/office environment.
About Cox Automotive
Cox Automotive Inc. makes buying, selling and owning cars easier for everyone, while also enabling mobility services. The global company’s 34,000-plus team members and family of brands, including Autotrader®, Clutch Technologies, Dealer.com®, Dealertrack®, Kelley Blue Book®, Manheim®, NextGear Capital®, VinSolutions®, vAuto® and Xtime®, are passionate about helping millions of car shoppers, tens of thousands of auto dealer clients across five continents and many others throughout the automotive industry thrive for generations to come. Cox Automotive is a subsidiary of Cox Enterprises Inc., a privately-owned, Atlanta-based company with revenues exceeding $20 billion. www.coxautoinc.com
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