The Business Strategy & Operations organization provides business critical insights using analytics, ensures cross functional alignment of goals and execution, and helps teams drive strategic partnerships and new initiatives forward. We stay focused on aligning the highest-level company priorities with effective day-to-day operations, and help evolve early stage ideas into future-growth initiatives.
As a Business Intelligence Lead, you will shape Google's future by working directly with executives and leaders on critical business projects. You will work with team members who directly support the Chief Business Officer, work on priority projects, research the latest industry and competitor trends and solve problems.
As a Business Intelligence Lead, you will develop comprehensive skills including project management, business judgment and analytical problem solving. You will become an expert on data and trends both internal and external to Google. You will work on strategic projects for leadership developing go-to-market strategies for Google products.
The Global Business Strategy (GBS) team helps make Google's complex business organization run smoothly. The group drives core planning activities and develops frameworks to integrate global business strategies across the Sales, Marketing, and Partnerships organizations. Experts in both Google's go to market organization and the industries where we compete, they drive strategic and operational improvements while working closely with Senior Leadership on a range of critical initiatives and projects. The GBS team is at the forefront of addressing the Business organization's most strategic priorities, reporting and working directly for Google's Chief Business Officer.
2 years of experience with standard finance systems such as Oracle and Hyperion. Thorough database experience.
Experience building dashboards/visualizations with tools such as Cognos, Business Objects, and QlikView. Experience using statistical software.
Experience with spreadsheet and presentation software.
Ability to successfully work and partner across multiple functions in an organization.
Distinctive problem-solving, communication, interpersonal and analytical skills.
Provide database and analytics expertise on the Global Business Strategy team.
Synthesize information from multiple internal and external sources to solve problems critical to Google's future strategy.
Communicate findings to leadership by preparing polished presentations and identifying key takeaways.
Manage parts of larger corporate initiatives both on an on-going basis and ad-hoc basis.
Solve ambiguous challenges by executing sophisticated quantitative and advanced modeling to deliver actionable insights.