Senior Analyst, Business Analytics for Shop Your Way in Hoffman Estates, IL at Sears Holdings Corporation

Date Posted: 6/13/2019

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    3333 Beverly Road
    Hoffman Estates, IL
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Job Description

Req/Job ID: 977244BR
Employing Entity: Transform SR LLC
Employment Category: Regular, Full-time
Job Function: Analytics
Store ID: 58491: Sears Holdings Management Corp

As a Senior Analyst, Business Analytics you will collaborate with departments across the organization to develop insights based on data for the liquidity points injection for Shop Your Way. This will include coordinating with finance and marketing groups in operational business units to identify and prioritize business problems and opportunities and develop robust business hypotheses and analyses. You will prepare recommendations for financial business cases and presentations for executive leadership. We are looking for individuals who foster teamwork and work well in a collaborative, unstructured and fast paced team environment.

Job Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science preferred
  • 2 to 5 years of relevant experience in business analytics and strategy, marketing analytics or similar areas
  • Must have extensive experience executing SQL queries of advanced complexity
  • Must be an expert in Tableau/Micro strategy (Looker, Qlikview, etc.)
  • Experience with Google BiqQuery is a huge plus!
  • Expertise in reporting visualizations
  • Understanding of digital marketing, market research techniques, marketing analytics and customer segmentation is strongly preferred.
  • Experience of navigating large organizations and executing/delivering in a matrix structure
  • Analytical skills: Active curiosity – Must enjoy gathering and digging deep into data to identify issues and solve problems
  • Strong problem-solving skills; Excellent PowerPoint and Excel skills
  • Must be comfortable with driving actions through data and insights; Ability to work with ambiguity and data; Ability to manage and lead complex analytical projects including demonstrated ability to interpret and communicate detailed quantitative data
  • Superior communication and presentation skills: Confidence and maturity to interact with senior management and to succeed through teamwork; Willingness to learn from and coach other team members
  • Strong business acumen: Strong financial, strategic, operational and leadership skills; ability to grasp understanding of business models and key drivers quickly
  • Organizational skills: Ability to manage projects and work effectively under tight deadlines; ability to partner effectively with business partners
  • Entrepreneurial skills: Energetic and innovative; organizational change agents; can lead new initiatives from idea generation to execution, developing business models, driving action plans to completion, and reporting results and earnings
  • Focused on results: Willingness to do what it takes to get the job done right
  • Experience in retail is not required but preferred