Job Description

Business Analyst
Contract 40 hours weekly 18 months

Onsite (Hybrid 3 days on / 2 days off) – Junior candidate MUST be onsite
 

This position reports to the Manager of the US Development & Engineering Business Planning team. This team provides the D&E organization with timely and accurate planning, strategy, reporting, analyses, tools, and methods to manage both non-PGP and program operations. We are currently searching for a highly motivated self-starter who can help our team provide effective analysis, reporting, and process management.

 

Role and responsibilities

  • Analyze problems and set priorities between different alternatives or deliverables.
  • Identify and report on key performance metrics, drawing insights and leveraging them to help set the agenda for the team.
  • Support strategic planning activities and discussions by providing analysis and recommendations for process improvements and implementation.
  • Specify and maintain business planning data sources, procedures and guidelines, to be used by Client employees.
  • Ensure data integrity and effective data management practices.
  • Model the impacts of a variety of business decisions, obtain stakeholder buy-in, and develop reporting to communicate results.
  • Serve as an analytical and process “hub;” provide guidance and training to D&E staff regarding planning processes and tools.
  • Define, plan, manage and coordinate assigned projects to ensure execution and delivery.
  • Maintain and design survey tools to measure KPIs, perform statistical analysis to inform decision-making.

 

Education and experience

  • Bachelor’s degree (Business Administration, Management, Computer Science) required, or equivalent experience.
  • Master's degree preferred.
  • Proficiency (expert) in Microsoft Office: Excel, Outlook, Word, PowerPoint, SharePoint, Teams, Forms.
  • Experience creating Excel macros and building SharePoint sites a plus.
  • Familiarity with tools used to build data visualizations. Example software: Spotfire, Tableau, Power BI, Crystal Reports, Oracle, SAP.
  • Ability to solve problems and implement solutions to complex problems with available resources.
  • Attention to detail and continuous improvement mindset.
  • Excellent communication and influencing skills–written and verbal. Self-motivated and flexible to changing priorities and project needs.
  • Ability to achieve short/mid-term results while maintaining focus on long-term strategy.

 

Skills

Working at the cutting edge of tech, you’ll always have new challenges and new problems to solve – and working together is the only way to do that. You won’t work in a silo. Instead, you’ll be part of a creative, dynamic work environment where you’ll collaborate with supportive colleagues. There is always space for creative and unique points of view. You’ll have the flexibility and trust to choose how best to tackle tasks and solve problems.

To thrive in this job, you’ll need the following skills:

  • Can observe and respond to people and situations and interact with others encountered in the course of work.  
  • Can learn and apply new information or skills. 
  • Must be able to read and interpret data, information, and documents.
  • Strong customer focus and commitment to customer satisfaction through prioritization, quality, efficiency and professionalism.
  • Ability to complete assignments with attention to detail and high degree of accuracy. 
  • Proven ability to perform effectively in a demanding environment with changing workloads and deadlines. 
  • Result driven-demonstrate ownership and accountability.
  • Identifies bottlenecks and drives improvements.
  • Work independently or as part of a team and follow through on assignments with minimal supervision. 
  • Demonstrate open, clear, concise and professional communication.
  • Ability to establish and maintain cooperative working relationships with manager, co-workers and customer. 
  • Work according to a strict set of procedures within the provided timelines.

 

Application Instructions

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