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Senior Data Analyst
Ref No.: 18-01390
Location: Canonsburg, Pennsylvania
Start Date: 09/04/2018
Position Summary
The Senior Data Analyst is responsible for providing accurate, complete and meaningful reports and analysis used for business management and decision making. The Senior Data Analyst works closely with department and/or functional managers to determine report requirements, build reports, and quality test them prior to distribution. The Senior Data Analyst also provides support with project management services for large data projects.

Essential Job Functions
  • Develops and deploys reporting and analysis that is accurate, complete and properly summarized to aid in management of business and management decision making. Responsible for extracting and summarizing data from JDE and other corporate systems.
  • Has expert knowledge of JDE tables and field usage. Has thorough knowledge of other corporate software, programs and data tools. Assists managers with report design and development. Tests reports and ensures that they perform as expected.
  • Understands flow of data internally and in relation to the General Ledger.
  • Produces weekly, monthly, and quarterly trend and activity reports as well as other operational and management reports. Ensures that reports are produced per scheduled timelines for review by functional management teams.
  • Analyzes large amounts of data and investigates and researches anomalies. Works with department and/or functional teams to correct issues when identified.
  • Works with IT Business Intelligence team to design, test and deploy MRE reports for general usage.
  • Provides support to management to produce reports and analyze large amounts of data as part of acquisitions or other special projects.
  • Produces ad-hoc reporting as assigned.

REQUIREMENTS

Education/Certifications
Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience in Business, Accounting, Finance or related field

Experience/Minimum Requirements
  • Five (5) years Accounting/Finance/Business reporting and analysis experience
  • Experience working with Accounting/Finance/Business end users
Other Skills/Abilities
  • Excellent PC skills –advanced Excel functions
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to summarize large amounts of complex data into management reports
  • Knowledge of JDE and other data analysis and financial software and tools
  • Ability to problem solve to determine root causes of anomalies
  • Understand and write reports using various software and tools
  • Ability to manage multiple projects and priorities
  • Responds well under pressure with deadlines

Must have skills:
  1. JD Edwards experience
  2. Data analysis/pulling data
  3. Data and financial Reporting experience
  4. IT experience