Business Analyst

Stamford, CT
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posted by:
Heather Farrin

Job Description:

In this assignment you will perform business operations and data analysis activities for international IT consulting and advisory company to drive company's Business Intelligence strategy in line with overall corporate strategy. Acts as key player providing primary analysis to all business units globally for corporate-wide data initiatives.

Major Responsibilities/ Accountabilities:
• Leads and participates in gathering complex and often unique business requirements by defining the business problem and data requirements.
• Utilizes an advanced understanding of multiple data structures and sources to lead the design, development and implementation of decision support solutions, which may include data visualization, business intelligence, or data collection.
• Partners with the business operations to ensure effective design of decision support solutions.
• Develops innovative approaches to address complex business problems and solutions, Assisting with Business cases
• Partners with technical team to influence the design, alignment, and implementation of technical standards to address appropriate business solutions.
• Monitor, process, and deliver reports data by adhering to timelines and priority
• Complete special projects as requested
• Independently complete assignments with little to no oversight
• Work with Business partners and provide them support in their reporting.
• Deliver all assignment work within quality standards and on time, often within tight deadlines

In this role, you will have direct interaction with a Reporting and analytics Team to obtain direction and guidance on role and responsibilities. You will also be fulfilling requests from multiple business units. Also able to do data analysis on the source data before bringing in to warehouse that would involve working with various source teams.

  Bachelor Degree preferred
 Excellent communication skills

Professional Experience
 3-5 year’s experience as a business or data analyst preferred

Required skills & Competencies
• Strong business acumen, decision making capabilities
• Proficient with SQL , Oracle suite
• Experience with Data Visualization Tool like Power BI , Qlik is a plus
• Good Understanding of Data warehousing is a must
• Knowledge or hands on Advanced analytics
• Knowledge about understanding and creating Reports
• Demonstrated ability to lead cross cultural, diverse, and geographically distributed teams.
• Fluency in data modeling language and techniques.
• Proven project management skills.
• Ability to work under pressure, adapt to changing environment, and multi-task.
• Must be detail and process oriented.
• Possess a collaborative working style and the ability to work independently in a team environment.                                                                           

Client Description:

Our client is an American research and advisory technology firm headquartered in Stamford, CT.

WORKING WITH AQUENT: long-term assignments with Aquent gets you access to some pretty cool things:
- You're paid weekly
- Subsidized health (including term life and LTD) and dental benefits after your first four weeks of work (averaging at least 20 hrs/wk)
- Access to Fidelity 401(k)
- Access to FSA Program
- Direct deposit for your pay check
- Access to our Talent Rewards Program (we reward for referrals!)
- Access to free online courses via Aquent's Gymnasium, to help you develop your skills: http://gymnasium.aquent.com/
- Access to free online courses via Lynda.com
- Aquent support: your Aquent Agent checks in with you during the course of your contract to make sure you're happy and progressing according to your expectations (we're also there to be looking for new opportunities for you when you're close to wrapping up)



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