Senior Business Intelligence Associate
Fitch Group is a global leader in financial information services with operations in more than 30 countries. Fitch Group is comprised of: Fitch Ratings, a global leader in credit ratings and research; Fitch Solutions, an industry-leading provider of credit risk products and services; and Fitch Learning, a preeminent training and professional development firm. With dual headquarters in London and New York, Fitch Group is owned by Hearst.
Fitch complies with all laws governing employment in each jurisdiction in which it operates, and provides equal opportunity to all applicants and employees. All applications will be considered without regard to race, colour, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital or veteran status, sexual orientation, and other status protected by applicable laws. Department overview:
Reporting to the CEO, Strategy and Business Intelligence (SBI) provides strategic advice and support to all of the businesses within the Fitch Group. Working closely with the business units, the team develops and executes solutions to deliver improved business results including growing revenues, developing new products, improving productivity and enhancing the reputation of Fitch Group. Using a data-driven approach, SBI is also responsible for analysing the success of strategic initiatives around the firm and supporting M&A activity. Projects are varied and change according to the needs of the business, as directed by the CEO. Underpinning our strategy work is our Business Intelligence platform which delivers valuable, data-driven insights to support strategic decision-making.
The team is looking to hire a Senior Business Intelligence Associate to help deliver insights, uncover key trends and support our business intelligence platform. This is a great opportunity for anyone looking to develop their technical expertise and learn new tools such as Alteryx, Qlik, Power BI etc.
The position will be based out of Fitch's Head Office in London Canary Wharf or downtown New York City. Summary of Responsibilities:
Working alongside experienced BI professionals you will be actively involved in enhancing the capabilities of our self-service BI suite of tools. This involves liaising with stakeholders to define business requirements and deliver changes that carry strategic value for the organisation.
You will be partnering with members of the SBI team to support the delivery of actionable insights on customers and products. Through the use of advanced data manipulation techniques, you will identify key trends and patterns to enable assessment on content / product engagement and enhancement decisions.
In support of our large user base, you will be required to present findings, respond to ad-hoc requests as well as prepare documentation and user guides. Experience and Skills
- 3/5 years of overall work experience.
- 2+ years of experience working with any business intelligence tools and platforms (e.g. QlikView / Qlik Sense, Power BI, Alteryx, Tableau).
- 2+ years working with SQL (any RDBMS) will be desirable.
- 1+ year experience with data cleansing and ETL in Python.
- Advanced Excel skills required and proficiency with PowerPoint, SharePoint and Microsoft Office suite.
- Experience with Document based databases like MongoDB will be a plus.
- Data Focused; Analytical / critical thinking skills.
- Ability to develop insights / recommendations aligned to business questions and stakeholder requirements.
- Clear and concise written / verbal communication skills.
- Eagerness to learn, solve problems, and collaborate.
- Undergraduate or graduate degree demonstrating a strong analytical background, preferably in Computer Science or related fields.
Fitch is committed to providing global securities markets with objective, timely, independent and forward-looking credit opinions. To protect Fitch's credibility and reputation, our employees must take every precaution to avoid conflicts of interests or any appearance of a conflict of interest. Should you be successful in the recruitment process at Fitch Ratings you will asked to declare any securities holdings and other potential conflicts for you and your Family Members prior to commencing employment. If you, or your Family Members, have any holdings that may conflict with your work responsibilities, they must be sold before beginning work. In certain roles, employees and their Family Members may be limited to investments in diversified mutual funds only.