You already know Staples for our stores. What you might not know is that we arethe world's largest business products delivery company as well, servingeverything from the 10 person office up to and including the Fortune 500companies. As the B2B division of Staples, Staples Business Advantage workswith companies to develop customized programs with specialized pricing,dedicated account management and a complete assortment of products and servicesat the lowest total delivered cost. Our commitment to serving customers isembodied in our brand promise: "We help businesses succeed."
The Senior Data Analyst resides on the Pricing team supporting Staples's Commercialand Enterprise portfolio. This associate must be a highly analytical thinker,data miner & expert problem solver. The Senior Data Analyst iscollaborative, highly organized, balances multiple projects, and easily adaptsto a fast-paced environment where priorities often shift.
We are looking for someone who isenergized to make a difference and enjoys a role where they can be innovativeand entrepreneurial. The Senior DataAnalyst will be expected to connect information to compile recommendations andcreate new analyses that are proactive to drive more sales and efficiency.
The Senior Data Analyst will workindependently with minimal direction/supervision while handling tight deadlinesand rapid paced changing assignments.
Performresearch, analysis, and data mining services to assist business leaders inmaking decisions related to the effectiveness and financial impact of pricestrategy changes.
Developmethodology and reports that provide insight into the SBA C&E business, andrecommend scalable plans & solutions that improve selling profits &shape demand.
Managestrategic projects for the SBA C&E division and assist with major corporateinitiatives.
Developcoding processes, procedures, and validation methods that ensure accuracy &consistency when retrieving & compiling data from multiple resources.
Recommendscalable solutions and potential system enhancements based on deepunderstanding of system functionality & limitations.
Bachelor'sDegree required (concentration in Mathematics, Statistics,Economics, or a directly related field desirable)
Minimum4-6 years previous work experience required (2-4 years' related experience inB2B distribution environment or analytical work desirable)
Excellentstatistical software skills including SAS, R, SQL and Alteryx
Expertknowledge in Microsoft Office Suite (Access/Excel/Powerpoint/Outlook)
Excellentcommunication skills (in English), both oral and written
Provenanalytical, critical thinking, and problem-solving skills
Abilityto work collaboratively within cross-functional teams
Highlyorganized, detail-oriented, and able to multi-task a must
Previouscontract pricing experience in a B2B model preferred
No sponsorship available for this position
Staples is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receiveconsideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex,gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, protected veteranstatus, disability, or any other basis protected by federal, state, or locallaw.
Staples is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, or any other basis protected by federal, state, or local law.