Business Analyst
Phoenix Marketing International - Rhinebeck, NY

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Company Description:
Phoenix Marketing International is dedicated to our clients' marketing performance, and we are passionate about this dedication. Phoenix is committed to maximizing a client's Return on Marketing Investment (ROMI) through a broad range of initiatives. It is this commitment and passion that has made Phoenix one of the fastest growing marketing services firms in the world and partner to many of the largest companies in the Affluent, Automotive, Financial Services, Healthcare, Multicultural, Technology, Media and Travel and Leisure markets worldwide.
Each Phoenix team brings a unique combination of industry knowledge, research expertise, marketing consulting insights and modeling proficiency when partnering with clients to solve complex business issues.
At Phoenix you will experience an entrepreneurial culture and collaborate with team members who are innovative and passionate about their work. Phoenix offers a competitive salary and benefits package and an unparalleled work environment.

Position Description:
PMI is seeking to fill a Business Analyst position within our Strategic Sourcing department. This is a full-time position with a competitive salary and benefits package. This position will report to our Rhinebeck, NY corporate headquarters.
The Business Analyst will assist in the following areas within the Strategic Sourcing department:
Utilize internal and external systems (Fulcrum) to manage and optimize acquisition and delivery methods.
Assist with vendor relationship and management activities.
Work with other members of the Strategic Sourcing department to analyze purchase data and improve fulfillment strategies to maintain high quality standards.
Effectively manage supplier delivery methods to ensure that bid requirements are being fulfilled accurately and in a timely manner
Support Project Directors by monitoring sample requests, obtaining bids, pricing and delivery.
Monitor vendor performance to ensure compliance with fraud detection requirements.
Work with project staff to determine ideal sample mix paying close attention to end user data requirements.

The successful candidate will possess the following:
Bachelor's Degree in Finance, Accounting, Business, Economics or Mathematics
Excellent organization, negotiation & communication skills
Analytical, critical thinking and strong mathematical skills
Advanced Excel skills
Excellent computer skills with an aptitude to learn new systems
Excellent understanding of database concepts
Quantitative skills with outstanding problem-solving capabilities
Market Research Industry experience preferred.