Business Analyst
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Business Analyst
Ref No.: 18-21332
Location: San Diego, California
Position Type:Contract
Start Date: 03/29/2018
Job description
The Business Analyst will be responsible for providing reporting and analysis that will support important strategic business decisions. This includes building metrics and dashboards and making recommendations for any improvements.

Key Responsibilities:
• Gather, research and analyze various data from various sources and produce value added reporting for senior management
• Work closely with internal and respective leaders to define and document technical specifications from business requirements
• Review and analyze current business procedures and provide recommendations on better business practices and future strategies
• Prepare routine reports (i.e. financial, quality, production, customer service, operational efficiency, etc.); analyze trends, making any adjustments if necessary
• Create dashboards and/or effective reporting tools that are relevant to business
• Develop additional reporting focusing on increasing management's exposure to business metrics
• Analyze industry trends and compare/contrast with current business practices

Required Basic Qualifications:
• Minimum 5-7 years' experience in business analytics
• Bachelor's degree
• Extremely proficient in Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint and Visio
• Excellent problem-solving, analytical abilities, and attention to detail
• Strong verbal, written and presentation skills
• Ability to manage multiple task assignments
• Ability to work collaboratively in a team environment as well as interact with all levels

Preferred Qualifications:
• Masters Degree in computer science, mathematics, or finance preferred or 5+ years of relevant experience with Bachelors