Analyst, Business Intelligence

Administration Requisition ID 4199 Foster City, California

Description

Key responsibilities include:

  • Analyze KPIs and other financial metrics and perform financial modeling and strategic data analysis
  • Build and support complex planning and forecasting models using the Anaplan platform
  • Perform various levels of data validation across multiple systems
  • Provide creative yet logical approaches to solving data and business and process problems
  • Draft and maintain policies, procedures, and other documentation to ensure uniform, accurate, and consistent data are present
  • Provide testing support for upgrades and releases, including integration testing from various sources to target systems
  • Assist in setting up hierarchies and maintain consistency across different systems
  • Assist with data and analysis requests, providing detailed backups and explanations as needed
  • Set up and automate reporting and charting and analyze trends and patterns

You are/have:

  • An independent, self-motivated individual who works well under pressure with a positive, service-oriented attitude
  • Self-starter with a great work ethic and an analytical thinker with superior problem solving and decision-making skills, possessing the initiative to create presentations and analysis from scratch to answer questions posed and look into the details and interpret the impact of key business drivers
  • Extremely detail-oriented and organized with prior experience having gathered, structured, monitored, and validated data to ensure data integrity and detailed documentation; has developed a habit of checking the accuracy of data and analysis several times over before submitting for review
  • Significant expertise and love of auditable financial modeling and setting up automated processes to increase the effectiveness of the team and minimize room for error
  • Excellent multi-tasker who is always “on it” with stellar time and project management skills; understands the importance of planning in advance to meet deadlines that include multiple review points and iterations
  • Strong communicator, both written & verbal; reliable and responsive to email and phone communications; and
  • Highest level of integrity and good judgment, with the ability to effectively deal with highly sensitive, confidential information

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or Accounting/Finance/Business or related field
  • Minimum of 3 years of hands on experience optimizing business processes and analytics and building or maintaining master data management in an ERP or CRM system
  • Hands on experience with NetSuite, Salesforce, and Anaplan
  • High proficiency with Excel is a must, including ability to build automated Excel models from scratch (e.g., vlookup, sumif, iferror, etc.); VBA, SQL and ODBC knowledge preferred
  • Data organization and management skills. Technical expertise with data models, data import methodologies, database design development, and data mining; preferred experience with a BI tool

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