A opportunity has arisen for a Senior Business Analyst to join the Global Professional Services Project Management Office. In order to better serve the data needs of our business we need to standardize our data reporting globally, by defining a common global data dictionary. Different practices and tools have been developed within the regions to capture data and the goal is to standardize these practices and tooling to make data reporting consistent.
This role will involve working with Regional Project Management Offices, the Global Project Management Office and Sales Operations to: Understand current practices; identify best practices; identify opportunities for automation; introduce automation to make reporting more consistent and; record and review the generated data dictionary.
The goal will be to generate and maintain a data baseline for the Global Professional Services PMO.
Business Analysts support the operations they are aligned with by providing reporting, interpretation and data-based recommendations to business leaders.
Preferred Work Experience (years): 4-6 years
Key Skills and Competencies:
Can synthesize complex data into themes, stories and recommendations
Intermediate systems knowledge in assigned functional area
Microsoft Excel – intermediate to advanced skills
Knowledge of SQL is mandatory for this role
Microsoft PowerBI - is beneficial
Experience with Oracle databases and SFDC (SalesForce Dot Com) is beneficial
Experience of using SharePoint in a business environment
Can present data in a visually compelling format to help business stakeholders understand the issues, possibilities and recommendations
Microsoft PowerPoint – intermediate to advanced skills
Presentation skills – intermediate skills to advanced required. Some formal training in public speaking / presentation skills preferred.