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Data Analyst

Company: Woodland Foods
Location: Waukegan
Posted on: May 25, 2023

Job Description:

Under general supervision, this role's primary responsibility is performing data research and financial analysis to answer complex business questions. Develops timely, innovative, objective analysis and reporting, which leads to fact-based solutions for strategic business issues. Responsible for the Company's reporting, metrics, and KPIs. -Essential duties and responsibilities

Manage the full life cycle of analytical projects: interview business users; capture and document requirements; analyze and validate data needs; analyze data; design and develop any reporting solution; work with business users to determine the best plan of action and make process recommendations; manage the implementation; test and train usersUsing statistical tools to interpret data sets, focusing on trends and patterns that could be valuable for diagnostic and predictive analytics effortsDeveloping and preparing reports for various audience levels, from users to senior management, that effectively communicate trends, patterns, and predictions using relevant dataDefining new data collection and analysis processes as neededMining data from primary and secondary sources, then cleaning and reorganizing this data in a format that either human or machine within Department guidelines can easily readMonitor for data accuracy, timeliness, and integrity in data used in analysis and reporting. Communicate to appropriate personnel if data inaccuracies exist. Responsible for testing systems enhancements and fixesManage individual projects as assigned to ensure adherence to schedule, quality, and accuracy of delivered results. Ensure follow-up so that analysis and reporting outcomes are reviewed and implementedLearn and continue to gain business operations knowledge. Leverage this knowledge to recommend future projectsSecondary Functions
Perform other job-related duties and responsibilities as may be assignedQualifications/Requirements
Bachelor's Degree and at least 3 years of experience in a similar role OR High School Diploma/GED and at least 5 years of experience in a similar role.Skills/Abilities
  • An analytical mind and inclination for problem-solving
  • Ability to translate business requirements into non-technical, lay terms
  • Proficiency in SQL and experience in Microsoft database technologies (SQL Server, T-SQL, SSIS, SSAS, MDX, etc.)
  • Experience in Power BI reporting development
  • Advanced skill in Excel includes macros, pivot tables, and advanced formatting
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills with the ability to clearly communicate findings to all levels of the organization
  • Demonstrated ability to work autonomously and with a team while executing independent decision-making abilities in a fast pace environment.
  • Strong interpersonal skills, problem-solving skills, and the ability to handle multiple demands and competing priorities -
  • Experience in diagnosing, isolating, and resolving complex issues and recommending and implementing problem-solving strategies
  • Experience with data extraction, data mining, data acquisition, data profiling, and data warehouse management
  • Experience in a data warehouse/business intelligence/decision support systems environment or IT experience
  • Knowledge of statistical concepts and data mining techniques
  • -Any experience analyzing supply chain, production, warehouse execution, and/or financial data is a plus
  • Any experience with Infor M3 is a strong plus -This document does not state or imply that these are the only duties to be performed by the employee occupying this position.Powered by JazzHR

Keywords: Woodland Foods, Waukegan , Data Analyst, Professions , Waukegan, Illinois

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