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Business Analyst - Data Analytics

  • Location: Tampa, Florida, 33610
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 1 month ago

Terrific 9+ month contract opening in Tampa, FL for a Business/Data Analytics specialist.  

Responsibilities:
•    Collaborate with different Finance groups to gather business/ data requirements
•    Analyze business, data requirements, dependencies, and constraints, document requirements and get stake holder signoff
•    Integrates in-depth data analysis knowledge with a solid understanding of industry standards and practices
•    Create Jira Epics, Stories, and other related Scrum/Agile artifacts
•    Work with Finance Stakeholder in testing and user acceptance
•    Support Technical teams for implementation and testing
•    Participate in Agile ceremonies as required
•    Analyzes factual information to make accurate judgments and recommendations focused on local operations and broader impacts.
•    Applies professional judgment when interpreting data and results breaking down information in a systematic and communicable manner
•    Employs developed communication and diplomacy skills to exchange potentially complex/sensitive information
•    Demonstrates attention to quality and timeliness of service to ensure the effectiveness of the team and group.
•    Designs/analyzes complex reports to satisfy management requirements.
•    Provides informal guidance or on-the-job-training to new team members.
•    Uses broad discretion in developing solutions for broad based business reporting issues.
•    Provides in-depth and sophisticated analysis with interpretive thinking to define problems and develop innovative solutions
•    Requires good analytical skills in order to filter, prioritize and validate potentially complex material from multiple sources. Exercises wide degree of latitude and discretion.
•    Performs other duties and functions as assigned.

Qualifications:
•    10+ yrs. of experience in the Finance industry
•    Experience with data analytics
•    Excellent quantitative and qualitative skills; being able to analyze data, draw conclusions, identify trends and issues, and diagnose root cause of issues
•    Large financial Services experience
•    Prefer “consulting” in their background (i.e., PWS, McKinsey, EY, Deloitte)
•    Ability to monitor tight deadlines or unexpected requirement changes
•    Experience creating Jira Epics, Stories, and other related Scrum/Agile artifacts
•    Ability to effectively use complex analytical, interpretive and problem-solving techniques
•    Ability to work with cross-functional teams across the organization
•    Demonstrated interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills
•    Willingness to quickly learn new concepts around finance processes to quickly move up the learning curve of new projects
•    Track record of success in delivering high quality work in a fast paced and dynamic environment
•    Excellent organizational and strong results orientation
•    Analytical mindset to resolve issues in a variety of complex situations
•    A team player who will implement initiatives effectively and motivate others to carry out their work