Position Title: Business AnalystLocation:Hendersonville, TN
Classification: Entry-Level (0-2 years)Reports to: Marketing Innovation Team
Date: September 2019
If you’re looking to make a difference, support global teams, flex your strategic muscle and make an impact, come join our team! ITW is a global, diversified and decentralized enterprise and offers unparalleled access to challenging opportunities in high-growth, diverse industries and markets around the world.
We encourage our people to think like entrepreneurs and act like owners — it’s how they solve our customers’ most important problems one idea at a time. We currently have an exciting Business Analyst opportunity at our Dynatec location in the Nashville area.
As a Business Analyst with ITW Dynatec, you will have the opportunity to create, implement, evaluate and maintain our core data. You will be working as a liaison between many key stakeholders to elicit, analyze, communicate and validate data requirements for enhancements to our business processes, product portfolio and financial data and information systems. This will require you to learn and understand our business opportunities and challenges and recommend solutions that will enable our organization to achieve its goals. This position will provide a gateway to future career opportunities in numerous functions throughout our organization.
The Business Analyst will report into our Marketing Innovation Team and be based in our headquarters in Hendersonville, TN, which is 15 miles northeast of downtown Nashville. (No relocation available.)
Tracking & Analysis: Develop and establish a tracking system and process with robust metrics to analyze and optimize company’s overall performance. This includes the on-going capture and cleansing of data from a variety of sources both internal and external. Perform quarterly report on division performance and recommend actions for optimization. Partner with stakeholders to track, actualize and analyze the global sales and marketing budgets; report monthly updates to the sales, marketing and finance team. Synthesize relevant data based on the audience.
Research: Regularly conduct in-depth research to collect and analyze information such as performance data, market data, trends, regulatory and customer/competitor activity. Share-out monthly report to the division leadership team and sales/marketing organization. Contribute to Division long range and annual planning.
Communication: Effectively communicate with internal partners and key stakeholders to share insights, trends, and updates. This includes conducting meetings and presenting data findings and sharing ideas that are compelling and aligned to the audience. Ability to communicate through influence to support desired outcomes.
Support Internal Projects: Support the execution of internal Dynatec Toolbox projects to drive efficiency. Track project activity and recommend areas for improvement; including identification of potential savings opportunities. On-going evaluation of project outcomes to ensure alignment to business goals and objectives.
Ad Hoc Cross-Functional Expert: Performs other additional duties or special projects as assigned by Vice President/General Manager or members of the leadership team.
- Bachelor’s degree in Marketing or related field (Finance, Economics, Management)
- 2 years’ experience in related position preferred
- Proficient in MS Office, especially Excel
- Experience building structures to maintain, and review data preferred
- Strong analytical skills with strong attention to detail
- Demonstrated intellectual curiosity
- Language – English; other languages a plus
- Excellent written/verbal communication skills
Take this opportunity to join a successful and enthusiastic global team where you can make a significant impact immediately. You will enjoy a competitive salary and a generous benefits package that includes health, dental, life, LTD insurance, 401k (with company match), employee assistance, wellness and 100% tuition reimbursement programs. ITW is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.
Driving for Results - Setting high goals for personal accomplishment; using measurement methods to monitor progress toward goal attainment; tenaciously working with a high attention to detail to meet or exceed those goals
Developing Relationships - Using appropriate interpersonal styles and communication methods to influence and build effective relationships with cross-functional business partners (e.g., peers, functional partners, external vendors, etc.)
Business Acumen - Understanding and utilizing economic, financial, and industry data to categorize business strengths and weaknesses, identify trends, and develop recommendations aligned with business goals and objectives