Operations Analyst

Job Summary:

The Operations Analyst will gather and analyze operations data for the organization, supporting management and leadership in making informed and objective business and policy decisions.

  

Duties/Responsibilities:

  • Collaborates with operations and business leaders to understand management objectives and to identify relevant data and metrics.
  • Sets parameters and requirements for data to be gathered; validates collected data through statistical testing and independent judgement.
  • Selects computational or data manipulation methods to be used in research and analysis.
  • Applies validation and testing models to data.
  • Drafts and implements time and cost formulas to plan, control, and review large projects.
  • Develops mathematical models and/or creates simulation models of problems, applying expected constants and variables, restrictions, alternatives, numerical parameters, and conflicting objectives.
  • Based on data analysis, assists with and/or creates, develops, and implements business methods and procedures.
  • Prepares and distributes or delivers reports that identify, explain, and evaluate problems and available solutions.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

 

Required Skills/Abilities:

  • Self-starter
  • Excellent mathematical skills with the ability to create models, data reduction, and trend analysis.
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite or related software.
  • Proficient with statistical analysis software.

Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, Mathematics or related field required; Master’s degree preferred.
  • Prior related experience preferred.

 

Physical Requirements:

  • Prolonged periods of sitting at a desk and working on a computer.
  • Must be able to lift 15 pounds at times.