The Senior Business Analyst will support activities including KPI reporting, monthly reporting on planned/forecasted performance vs. actual performance, trend analysis, and data collection. The Senior Business Analyst will provide analytical support on new business initiatives and special projects as assigned. The position is expected to understand financial principles and apply working knowledge of descriptive and predictive analytics.
Provide high-level analytics to drive business thought and decision making.
Support the design and management of business specific reporting.
Prepare weekly and monthly operational reporting, ensuring reporting data integrity and on-time delivery.
Model creation to assist in trend analysis.
Ability to learn and understand internal data systems for report and analysis generation.
Work with other departments to identify and execute reporting needs.
Document and improve existing processes.
Support with other assignments and ad hoc analysis as assigned
Over 4 years work experience in a data analysis role.
4-year college degree required; major in Mathematics, Economics or Finance strongly preferred.
Advanced skills with MS Office Suite.
Strong verbal, written, and presentation communication skills.
Ability to work with concepts and work independently.
Excellent problem diagnosis and analytical skills.
Broad exposure to reviewing plan and strategy input.
Ability to balance several conflicting demands to achieve optimum services performance with minimum disruption to business operations.
Experience in devising ways to extract data from many sources and translate this data into useful analysis.
Ability to be adaptable and flexible while responding to deadlines on assignments and workflow fluctuations.
Computer literacy with regards to ERP systems and data consolidation systems.
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Medidata Solutions - 8 months ago