Analytics Business AnalystGrant Thornton2/5/2020 7:43:42 AMJOB ID: 046162Specialty: Dallas, Texas Grant Thornton is collaborative, entrepreneurial and on the move. As part of a dynamic global organization of 37,000 people serving clients in more than 125 countries, we have the agility and focus it takes to be a leader.
Grant Thornton LLP (“GTUS”), the US Member Firm of Grant Thornton International Ltd, has launched a shared service center in October 2012 in Bengaluru, India. We are committed to capitalizing on our strengths and serving dynamic organizations that share our values and drive. Our global values of collaboration, leadership, excellence, agility, respect and responsibility guide our behaviors and fuel our ambition to be the firm that makes a difference, every day.
At Grant Thornton, our people are talented, intellectually curious and driven to make a difference. People who come to work here are empowered to contribute from their very first client engagement. They develop their skills working alongside our partners and through our formal leadership and technical training programs. In short, it is our ambition to build better business professionals faster than our competitors. We are committed to providing an environment that encourages quality people to join our firm and grow with us. We offer competitive compensation, opportunities to work with multiple service lines and industries, work/life balance programs, and the support of an international organization. We are successful at creating an environment that encourages new ideas and quickly integrates professionals from other firms.
Be a part of a learning-based culture, where teamwork and collaboration are encouraged, excellence is rewarded, and diversity is respected and valued. Work in a dynamic environment and advance your process and quality based skills. Receive unparalleled coaching, mentoring, and career development from the leadership. Gain international exposure within the firm; an opportunity to define your career.
Analytics Solution Delivery
Lead a team of developers through the design and delivery of Alteryx and Power BI / Tableau analytics solutions to the business. Partner with the business understand their needs, define business requirements, and translate them into technical requirements and solution designs. Manage communication and expectations with business stakeholders.
Internal Strategy & Operations
Define methodology and best practices for the design and delivery of analytics solutions. Design and execute firm-wide strategies that drive analytics solution adoption. Partner with analytics leadership across the firm to centralize analytics capabilities and best practices. Identify opportunities for operational improvement within our team and execute cross-functional initiatives and process automations that improve our team’s efficiency, productivity, and performance. Build and manage internal dashboards and reporting for leadership to track the status and impact of the team’s portfolio.
2 - 5 years of relevant experience
Education: Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Engineering, Mathematics, Statistics, Business Analytics, Computer Science, MIS, or related field
Experience developing and implementing data analytics solutions (in SQL, R, Python, Alteryx, Power BI, Tableau)
Strong analytical and quantitative skills
Expert verbal and written communication skills
Proven track record of leading cross-functional initiatives and successfully delivering results in a fast-paced and dynamic environment
Strong leadership, business development, training, and mentoring skills
High attention to detail and proven ability to manage multiple, competing priorities and simultaneous projects in a rapidly growing practice
Demonstrated ability to understand, discuss, and communicate technical concepts to technical and non-technical audiences
Experience working with multi-cultural virtual teams
Experience analyzing, designing, developing, implementing and maintaining application code in a variety of contexts
Proficient knowledge of data modeling
Ability to work additional hours and/or travel as needed (~ 15%)
Familiarity with agile management practices
Grant Thornton LLP promotes a nationally recognized culture of health and offers an extensive array of benefits to meet individual lifestyles. For a complete list of benefits, please visit www.gt.com.
Founded in Chicago in 1924, Grant Thornton LLP (Grant Thornton) is the U.S. member firm of Grant Thornton International Ltd., one of the world’s leading organizations of independent audit, tax and advisory firms. Grant Thornton has revenues in excess of $1.7 billion and operates 59 offices, with more than 590 partners and 8,500+ employees in the United States and at our Shared Services Center in Bangalore, India.
Grant Thornton works with a broad range of publicly- and privately-held companies, government agencies, financial institutions, and civic and religious organizations. Core industries served include consumer and industrial products, financial services, not-for-profit, private equity, and technology. Grant Thornton focuses on serving dynamic organizations that pursue growth holistically — whether through revenue improvement, leadership, mission fulfillment or innovation.
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Requisition ID: 046162
Dallas, TX Dallas, Texas
Equal Employment Opportunity: It is Grant Thornton’s policy to promote equal employment opportunities. All personnel decisions, including, but not limited to, recruiting, hiring, training, promotion, compensation, benefits and termination, are made without regard to race, creed, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, citizenship status, veteran status, disability, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.