Business Analyst (Junior)

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  • La Chaux-de-Fonds, Switzerland
  • 23/04/2019
Full time Business Intelligence Statistics Software Engineering

Job Description

Our client is an international company based in the Neuchâtel area, known worldwide as producing iconic products.

Job Description

The business analyst team is actively participating in the brand transformation projects and interacts on a daily basis with our Executive Committee. As part of the Commercial Department, and reporting to the Lead Business Analyst, your mission will be focused on 2 principal areas:

Accountable for the relevance, the sharing and the follow-up of Commercial Department Reports & KPIs.

You will be performing sales analysis, planning, forecasting and reporting, to improve overall sales productivity for these business areas: digital, wholesale & retail channels. It includes the following activities:

  • Forecasting/planning: Production & monitoring timepieces sales forecasts
  • Reporting: Developing sales and market intelligence by collecting, analyzing and reporting sales and market data, consolidating data and prepare weekly sales reporting, providing ad-hoc analysis to support the decision-making process
  • Budgeting: Defining sales budget and provide updates on a regular basis for selected markets, sales channels & brands

Support & Optimize Analytics Tools

  • You will actively contribute to various improvement projects, especially concerning IT tools and corporate reporting (investigate data sources, quality and availability, support business users with the use of self-service analytics tools, manage change requests to requirements, respond to queries, investigate and provide answers to business customers, etc.)
  • You will be involved in the Business Intelligence Project. You will determine and document data, business intelligence and analytical requirements for solutions, ensuring that they are fit-for-purpose and meet the business objectives

The Successful Applicant

  • Master Degree (Ecole de Commerce / Ecole d'Ingenieur / University) in a related discipline (e.g. Computer Science / Finance)
  • At least 2 years of professional experience
  • Ideally a good knowledge of Analytics strategic tool set: Power BI
  • Experience in a global SAP (SD - FI/CO) environment
  • Strong Excel / PowerPoint skills to deliver accurate quantitative analysis
  • Able to understand business concepts and interpret business requirements
  • Able to communicate complex findings and ideas in simple terms
  • Hungry to learn and to understand complex business environment
  • At ease at presenting in front of others
  • Demonstrated ability to effectively collaborate with a variety of levels across the organization
  • Hands-on attitude to resolve problems
  • Fluent in English and French