Business Analyst

Meriden, CT
Analyst

JOB SUMMARY

This position is a critical function within the strategic marketing and demand planning team.  This employee will have a direct impact on the organization by creating and generating actionable reports and analysis to be used by the Mirion DMD North America (DMD NA) leadership team. This includes monthly orders/revenue reports, order/revenue forecasting reports, market analysis and trending, demand planning to our domestic and oversees manufacturing facilities.  This is also a key role for planning, recording and follow-up of business review meetings who will work with various part of the organization.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES        

  • Collaborate with multi-functional teams including Finance, Operations and Sales to identify, analyze and interpret trends or patterns in complex data sets
  • Analyze and provide forecast data of sales, financial, economic, and/or other functions to provide accurate and timely information in support of DMD NA
  • Provide analysis to support business operations across multiple DMD NA functions and sites
  • Develop analysis of sales indicators in order to prepare forecasts and analyze the company's short, medium, and long-term sales position
  • Conduct and document complex sales/financial analysis projects
  • Assist in demand planning and management activities of company products.
  • Develop demand forecasts based on demand patterns and business trends.
  • Provide guidance to demand planning team as needed.
  • Partner with operational teams to identify and report on key performance indicators
  • Assist in developing and executing demand plan to achieve company goals.
  • Maintain demand planning systems to improve forecast accuracy.
  • Perform root cause analysis of demand issues and provide permanent resolutions.
  • Escalate complex demand issues to management for immediate resolutions
  • Determines best practices and suggests how to improve current practice

 

EDUCATION

  • Bachelor’s Degree, preferably in Statistics, Economics, Business, Market Research, Marketing or a related field

 

EXPERIENCE

  • Minimum 3-5 years of applicable data analytics experience with emphasis on forecasting and demand planning

 

ADDITIONAL SKILLS and QUALIFICATIONS

  • Experience and comfort working with large amounts of data from a variety of sources
  • Advanced spreadsheet techniques (Excel) required
  • Relational data modeling experience required
  • Knowledge of Salesforce and Advanced data visualization (Tableau) preferred
  • Basic statistical analysis required
  • ERP data mining and report running (SAP) strongly preferred
  • The ability to translate data into meaningful planning information for Finance, Sales and Operations teams.
  • Outstanding problem-solving skills with the ability to quickly identify issues and find workable solutions
  • Understanding of Sales and Operations Planning (S&OP) techniques and concepts
  • Earned value management principles
  • Manufacturing requirements planning
  • Able to manage multiple projects/processes under tight concurrent deadlines
  • Excellent communication skills (both written and verbal)
  • Strong organizational and planning skills
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite
  • SQL based reporting strongly preferred
  • Applies knowledge to resolve unprecedented problems or issues

 

Interested applicants must contact dkulkarni@mirion.com on or before March 13, 2020.

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