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Performance Analyst

Job Posted: 4 July 2024
Job Updated: 8 July 2024

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Job Title                     Performance Analyst

Function:                   Trading & Analysis  

Location:                    Nottingham/Alfreton/Hybrid

Contract type:           Permanent

Salary:                        £33,647 with potential to rise to £39,585 over 3 years

Closing Date:             18th July 2024

NHS Supply Chain currently has an opportunity for a Performance Analyst to join our team during an exciting period of transformation, working to make it easier for the NHS to put patients first.

We are seeking a strategic and experienced Performance Analyst who will have responsibility for analysing, interpreting, and developing data into information to support the Business Performance team. They will contribute to and in some instances take the lead on analysing business cases, to bring them to a successful conclusion.

Every day you will … 

  • Be responsible for collecting, analysing, and reporting on category performance data to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of processes and outcomes.
  • Prepare detailed performance reports summaries and presentations for the Executive Team and key stakeholders.
  • Monitor performance metrics to ensure alignment with strategic goals and objectives.
  • Work with cross-functional teams to implement performance improvement initiatives.
  • Support strategic planning efforts by providing data-driven insights and recommendations.

What can we offer you?

We want to reward you for your passion, enthusiasm, and hard work so we offer much more than a competitive salary:

  • Hybrid working opportunities, giving you the flexibility to work collaboratively in the office and remotely.  
  • We recognise our employees’ hard work and contributions with annual bonus schemes, long service, and VIP colleagues awards. 
  • 27 days holiday plus bank holidays, with the option to purchase an additional 5 days.
  • We are dedicated to your development, through in-house training, support, and access to external qualifications to maximise your potential.
  • A focus on your well-being offering 1 day of paid well-being leave and free access to the 24/7 Employee Assistance Programme
  • Generous pension scheme (with us contributing 12% when you contribute 6%)
  • Access to our Flexible Benefits Scheme, where you can choose from a variety of benefits such as Life Insurance, Critical Illness Cover, Income Protection, Health Cash Plan, Dental Insurance, and additional pension contributions that suit you.
  • 2 days of paid volunteering leave allowing you to give back to your community. 
  • Access to many discounts from the Blue Light Card to NHS Discounts.

NHS Supply Chain, who are we?

Our role is to support the NHS to save lives and improve health. We are a part of the NHS family, and our role is to source, deliver and supply healthcare products, services and food for NHS trusts and healthcare organisations across England and Wales.

We serve every NHS Trust and operate a national network of distribution centres, managing relationships with more than a thousand suppliers and delivering more than 8,000,000 orders each year to more than 17,000 locations. Doing all of this on behalf of the NHS gives NHS staff more time to focus on their main priority of providing excellent patient care.

What skills will help you thrive in this role?

  • Strong analytical and quantitative skills.
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills.
  • Strong problem-solving abilities as well as high attention to detail.
  • Have a continuous improvement and data-driven mindset.
  • Highly proficient in Excel and PowerPoint.

Want to develop your career with the NHS Supply Chain? Then apply below or reach out for an informal discussion about the role in confidence by emailing us at 

Our Inclusive Commitment

At NHS Supply Chain, we are committed to building an inclusive environment where difference is not only valued, but celebrated, giving everyone the opportunity to thrive in their career. Developing our people is key to our success, so if this role sounds like the right next step in your career but your experience doesn’t match perfectly with the job advert, we encourage you to still apply.

Struggling to complete our application form, and require additional support? Reach out to our Talent Acquisition team at who will be happy to help you with alternative ways to apply.

We reserve the right to close any vacancy from further submissions when we have received sufficient applications from which to make a shortlist. Please apply without delay if you wish to be considered for this role.

SCCL is a company Registered in England and Wales, with company number 10881715, to act as the management function of the NHS Supply Chain.

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