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IT Business Analyst II
Ref No.: 18-08783
Location: Houston, Texas
Start Date / End Date: 07/09/2018 to 12/08/2019

Job Title: IT Business Analyst II
Duration: 17 months
Location: Houston, TX- 77056

Job Description: Business Analyst
  • Evaluate and recommend solutions to the business challenges by reviewing and analyzing internal and external information that can impact our Category Strategies.
Duties & Responsibilities:
Market Research
  • Analyze economic conditions and their impact to our business
  • Analyze geopolitical information to identify risks and opportunities
  • Analyze supply markets and assess demand to identify, report, and monitor risks
  • Conduct external research to analyze market opportunities, risks, technology trends, etc., associated with categories
  • Provide data-, analytic-, and decision support to Category Managers across all stages of the company's Category Management processes
  • Proficiency in developing reports presenting related metrics and data trends
  • Aggregate, normalize and analyze spend data to identify trends and prioritize strategic procurement opportunities
  • Analyze spend data to support development of Category Strategies
Business Requirements
  • Utilize multiple data sources including primary and secondary market research, customer trends, and spend data
  • Develop dashboards, scorecard, key metrics and KPIs to report to the Global Suplly Chain team and stakeholders
  • Excellent communication skills in English (verbal and written) with the ability to achieve results through effective relationship management
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with ability to interact effectively at all levels of the company
  • Strong project management skills with the ability to establish priorities
  • Takes a proactive approach to research and analysis to support key business and category decisions
  • Strong sense of urgency
  • Ability to rapidly assimilate information and solve complex problems
  • Passion for continuous improvement
  • Strong data management skills and business acumen
  • 5+ years of relevant work experience in Category Management or Strategic Sourcing or Accounting or Finance can replace formal education
  • Business Intelligence Reporting is highly desired
Minimum qualifications:
  • BS/BA degree in Business, Supply Chain, Engineering or relevant discipline
Special Requirements
  • Experience with spend analysis and BI tools
  • Experience with ERP systems required
  • Knowledge or firsthand experience with upstream oilfield services work processes
  • Data reporting or query writing skills
  • Hours:  8:00am to 5:00pm
Additional Job Details:
  • One contract positions with a possibility of position converting over to Client employee.

Apply on-line for immediate consideration, please send your updated resume and contact info via
 Contact: Rashmi M
Email: | Phone: 732 272 0331