Business Data Analyst

  • Location
    Saint Paul , Minnesota
  • DatePosted
    2016-07-29T03:44:31
  • Category
    Business Analyst
  • Job type
    Contract/Temporary

Adecco Engineering and Technical, a division of the world leader in the recruitment of engineering and information technology professionals, has an immediate opening for an Business Data Analyst on a --4 Month-- opportunity with a leading company in Eagan MN If you are interested in this opportunity or other opportunities available through Adecco Engineering and Technical, please apply online or email directly to jason.green@adeccona.com. 866-892-5140x220# The Adecco Group is a Fortune Global 500 company and the global leader in HR services. Our group connects over 700,000 associates with our business clients each day through our 6,600 offices in over 70 countries and territories around the world. We offer employment opportunities at any stage in your professional career. Contact us today to discuss available contract and direct hire positions. Adecco Engineering and Technical offers benefits including Holiday, 401(k), Insurance Benefit Plans and Anniversary Bonus opportunities. Adecco Engineering and Technical is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Job ID 209434 Description Senior Business Analyst - National Reporting Sales PRIMARY OBJECTIVE: Provide Sales and Renewals reporting and analysis for the USLF and CGIE business units. This will include, but is not limited to, taking the lead role in sales reporting, monthly report generation, developing and reporting against key metrics, as well as consolidating and reporting sales forecasts and estimates. MAJOR AREAS OF ACCOUNTABILITY: * Partner with management to report sales & renewals against established targets. * Establish and maintain strong business partnerships and cross-functional relationships to provide sales reporting support to FP&A and Channel Finance partners. * Take lead in data manipulation and streamlining processes by utilizing Excel and Access * Think creatively to streamline reporting processes to provide accurate and efficient sales and renewals data. * Act as data expert by managing all aspects of the Business Warehouse and Cognos systems for sales. * Actively participate in the annual Plan, MYR and LE processes by providing guidance, support and analytics. * Assist in annual goal setting process for renewal targets and provide monthly reporting and analysis. * Work with the MIS team to develop the next generation of sales reporting tools * Initiate continual process improvement efforts that enhance timeliness and accuracy * Perform ad-hoc reporting and analysis as needed. Qualifications REQUIREMENTS: * Bachelors Degree in Finance of Accounting required; MBA or CPA preferred * 5+ years experience in accounting or finance * Proven project management skills with the ability to handle a diverse workload with tight time frame requirements and competing resources * Strong experience in financial analysis, financial modeling, planning, forecasting and management reporting. * Strong experience in use and application of PC, mainly Excel, Access and Powerpoint * Strong analytical and quantitative skills * Strong written and verbal communication and presentation skills. A proven ability to present information to all levels of management * Systems aptitude and experience, knowledge of Business Objects, Access and Cognos preferred * Highly motivated with the ability to work on a team as well as independently and drive results * Comfortable in an environment with changing priorities, and competing demands for time * Highly motivated with ability to drive results * Ability to work extended hours as required Qualifications REQUIREMENTS: * Bachelors Degree in Finance of Accounting required; MBA or CPA preferred * 5+ years experience in accounting or finance * Proven project management skills with the ability to handle a diverse workload with tight time frame requirements and competing resources * Strong experience in financial analysis, financial modeling, planning, forecasting and management reporting. * Strong experience in use and application of PC, mainly Excel, Access and Powerpoint * Strong analytical and quantitative skills * Strong written and verbal communication and presentation skills. A proven ability to present information to all levels of management * Systems aptitude and experience, knowledge of Business Objects, Access and Cognos preferred * Highly motivated with the ability to work on a team as well as independently and drive results * Comfortable in an environment with changing priorities, and competing demands for time * Highly motivated with ability to drive results * Ability to work extended hours as required Hours per Day 8 Hours per Week 40