FDS&A Senior Analyst (Finance / Analytics)
The Financial Decision Support & Analytics (FDS&A) team is responsible for providing analyses, insights and reporting that help identify drivers of performance and guide appropriate tactical actions to improve financial outcomes.
The team partners with Retail Finance teams in the US for functions such as Global FP&A, Store Operations, Merchandising and Supply Chain.
We are seeking a dynamic and passionate Senior Analyst to support the Test & learn team. This role will be responsible for partnering directly with Retail Finance leaders and solve for complex Test & Learn Initiative which includes tests design, measure and analyze results and deliver insights for enterprise tests / initiatives.
Help enable the business partners to make informed decisions based on root cause drivers of performance by working with functional partners.
The successful candidate will be a creative thinker with a strong bias to action and has the ability to collaborate across Finance.
This role requires a self-starter with strong modeling and problem-solving skills. The candidate should have a proven track record of influencing and supporting decisions in a fast-paced, high-energy environment.
Key Responsibilities :
Execute on Test & Learn and Initiative Optimization measurement projects with minimal supervision
Proactively explore new ways to analyze and measure initiative performance
Quickly grasps the business problem and translates into tangible, usable actionable outputs
Design, develop & deliver insightful measurement reporting and dashboards through automation
Perform function specific deep dives to understand root cause
Provide tactical support for key Executive meetings
Execute function specific event / initiative analysis, reporting and measurement
Work with large, complex and disparate data sources to draw meaningful inferences and insights
Required Qualifications :
Bachelor's / Master’s in Business, Finance, Science, Engineering or related Quantitative fields
Hands-on experience in executing test and measurement analysis is a must
4-6 years of prior experience in a finance or analytical role, preferably 1-2 years in Retail
Strong modeling and Excel skills
Advanced knowledge of Excel (Power Pivots, Power Query, VBA) and PowerPoint
Exceptional analytical and critical thinking skills; highly detail oriented
Experience with business intelligence and visualization tools (MicroStrategy, Teradata, PowerBI, TM1)
Strong data collection, collation and cleansing skills using tools like SQL, SAS / R / Python and Alteryx
Demonstrated ability to work independently in a fast-pace environment and manage multiple competing priorities
Excellent communication skills being able to communicate effectively - upward, peers and offshore teams