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The Business Analyst supports the sales operations & pricing functions and requires close interaction with the organizations of sales, financial reporting, and operational management.
Prepares analytical reports and conducts comprehensive analyses with comprehensive written summaries to senior management.
The Business Analyst responsibilities include extracting, compiling and generating data needed to drive analysis and presenting the results in an advisory and consultative fashion to internal customers and functional management.
Identifies method of analysis most appropriate for understanding variances across sales and financial results. Participates in and/or leads projects of moderate to complex scope as assigned.
Initiates and facilitates investigation variances for sales trends, cost trends and utilization of patterns to complete analysis.
Designs analytical reports and prepares complex financial trend and data analysis reports.
Accountable for the coordination, compilation, and verification of analytic interpretation of financial reports and analyses.
Proactively identifies potential data and analytical needs to support management and performance monitoring requirements.
Participates in the planning and development of regional, departmental and/or functional budgets.
May be responsible for budget system completion and high level reviews.
Performs special projects/studies of moderate to complex scope as directed.
Develops work plans independently while being able to collaborate with project teams and internal customers
Completes structured projects with targeted analytical outcomes, defined clients and project teams.
Manages projects of moderate to complex scope with general supervision.
Conducts ongoing user education and provides management consultation on the use and interpretation of analyses, reports, methodologies and source data and systems.
Develop spreadsheet and database analyses for presentation and analysis of financial reports.
Able to craft results and findings into presentations and present findings in a confident and well communicated manner
Monitors compliance with policies and procedures related to financial management and budget systems and related automated systems.
Highly developed knowledge of analytical methodologies, trend development, variance analysis
Understanding of basic statistical processes and practices
Advanced spreadsheet and database proficiency including but not limited to:
Complex Excel formulas; pivot tables, power pivot, cross-worksheet/file mapping
Query development in Access
System export and data mapping/transformation
Capability of reading and understanding existing models; ability to create new models from scratch
Strong oral, written and presentation communication skills.
Ability to facilitate design and requirements definitions meetings with a wide variety of managerial leaders.
Knowledge/ability of detailed financial and operational data analysis and consultative skills.
Works under limited guidance; accountable to complete work assignments.