Business Analyst

Service Corporation International Houston , TX 77020

Posted 4 weeks ago

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Responsible for participating in the analysis of business processes, application requirements, development of detail project specifications, and the development and implementation of major business initiatives.


Data Analysis & Presentation

  • Develops business insights based on analysis of results, and communicate key findings to various members of management to facilitate data-driven decision-making.

  • Assists in the development of measurement processes/methods for assessing progress towards goals and project outcomes.

  • Leads efforts to define business and systems requirements including documenting processes, business requirements and resulting technology needs.

  • Prepares reports, performs analyses, and evaluates opportunities.

  • Develops polished executive-level presentations and confidently delivers the information to internal business associates and external clients in a clear and concise fashion.

  • Assists in identifying best practices through a review of processes.

  • Establishes and maintains relationships with various departments.

Project Management

  • Gathers appropriate resources to complete assigned projects on time and within budget.

  • Escalates obstacles/issues to meeting timelines and deliverables.

  • Reports project status according to prescribed timelines for a given project.



  • Bachelor's degree in Business, IT or directly related field.


  • Four (4) years' experience as a Business Analyst.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Communicates effectively in both written and oral

  • Knowledge in operational business processes and systems

  • Proficient in various software programs, including Excel, Word, Outlook and PowerPoint

  • Demonstrated knowledge of process improvement

  • Strong knowledge of project management methodologies and processes

  • Good leadership, inter-personal and motivational skills

  • Strong oral and written communication skills with all levels of management, end-users and peers

  • Understanding of databases, logic views, query tools, and standard file layouts for conversions and interfaces



When considering the work environment associated with this job, the following factors may apply:

  • Work indoors during all seasons and weather conditions

  • Limited amount of local and/or multiple location traveling required

  • Standard business dress is required

Work Postures

When considering the work postures associated with this job, the following factors may apply:

  • Sitting continuously for many hours per day, up to 6 hours per day

Physical Demands

When considering the physical demands associated with this job, the following factors may apply:

  • Physical effort requiring manual dexterity is required, includes paperwork, calculators, computers and phone usage

Work Hours

When considering the work hours associated with this job, the following factors may apply:

  • Working a number of evenings every month

Postal Code: 77019

Category (Portal Searching): Information Technology

Job Location: US-TX - Houston

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