Vice President Business Intelligence and Analytics

Radius Global Solutions  •  Philadelphia, PA and Minneapolis, MN

11 - 15 years experience  •  Accounting, Finance & Insurance

$150K - $160K
Posted on 06/12/18 by Ojaswini Borkar
Radius Global Solutions
Philadelphia, PA
11 - 15 years experience
Accounting, Finance & Insurance
$150K - $160K
Posted on 06/12/18 Ojaswini Borkar

Description

The Vice President (VP), Business Intelligence and Analytics is a member of the executive team at RADIUS GLOBAL SOLUTIONS. The position plays an integral part in shaping the direction and on-going strategy for the organization. The role requires a visionary who will engage with business leaders across the organization to formulate and analyze operational and financial data in innovative ways which drives growth, identifies business efficiencies and value propositions. The position will assume a leadership role in developing and executing strategic, quantitative and technological solutions to support the business mission and goals. The ideal candidate will assert themselves as a thought leader and quickly become a 'go-to' resource for gaining insight from operational and financial data. The position will lead and oversee the enterprise Data Warehouse, Business Intelligence and Analytics teams. The role requires an analytics and technology leader, to have an ability to turn analytics and data into action, and to lead a team of technology and analytical professionals as they find and exploit value in data and deliver information to the business platform.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

- Deliver analytical, data-driven solutions which add measurable and specific business value

- Participate on the executive strategy team which develops and drives

business strategy and organizational vision and direction

- Lead and participate in the development and on-going support of

enterprise predictive models and decisioning platforms in support of the

business goals and objectives

- Lead and participate in the on-going development and support of

enterprise level reporting, dashboards, scorecards, and multidimensional data

analysis solutions

- Lead and participate in the growth and continued support of the

enterprise Data Warehouse platform

- Formulate and align BI Analytic capability to broad corporate and

specific business unit strategies

- Continuously take a forward-looking view by researching, validating and

proposing new and industry best-practice technical and functional solutions;

Encourage the business to think beyond current practices and boundaries

- Employ advanced tools and techniques (decision science, probability,

statistics and/or applied mathematics) to deliver innovative thinking and

best-in-class solutions

- Provide thought leadership to drive innovation in the areas of BI,

analytics, data warehousing, and data governance as they relate to the business

- Collaborate with business leaders to enhance the existing data

warehouse and ensure that analytics initiatives are properly supported and

incorporated within the BI platform

- Communicate and promote the BI Analytics mission, objectives and

strategy across the entire organization

- Work closely with Business users and other team members to clearly

understand the business needs and translate into detailed technical

requirements

- Analyze complex and undefined problems and consider the best solution

DESIRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE

-Bachelor's degreerequired (preferably in business, finance math,

computer science)

- Masters in data analytics, data science or statistics (or related

field) is highly preferred

- Minimum 10years of experience in a leadership role in Advanced

Analytics and Business Intelligence

- Proven ability to leverage data, quantitative analysis and advanced

analytics to deliver actionable insights, guide strategic decisions and

directly drive business results

- Proven experience developing and supporting an enterprise data

warehouse and business intelligence platform

-Experience in developing and deploying complex, new analytics and

driving business insight and innovative strategic directions

- Proven experience with financial analysis and costing methodologies

- Expert knowledge of machine learning, statistical practices and the

construction of models and algorithms to drive predictions from data

-Experience delivering insight to internal or external business owners by

building on a technical foundation that includes an understanding of modeling

techniques and a strong grasp of statistics

- Strong expertise in statistical modeling tools such as R and Python

- Extensive experience with SQL databases, data warehouses and BI

reporting tools including Power Pivot, Power BI, SSRS and Tableau

- Expert Transact-SQL skills and the ability to create complex queries,

stored procedures, triggers, user-defined functions, views, and other database

objects. 

- Advanced knowledge of SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS)

development

- SQL development experience with SQL Server and Data Warehousing in a

large scale corporate enterprise. 

- Demonstrated expertise in production control, change management and

data governance methodologies. 

- Ability to communicate complex concepts to non-technical

audiences 

- Some working experience developing in VB.net and .NET framework

preferred

- Ability to manage and perform tasks/processes that involve

multi-departmental issues and personnel

-Experience in Financial Services, preferably in two or more lines of

business in an analytical or business capacity

PERSONAL COMPETENCIES:

- Ability to identify and analyze critical issues and activities and draw

conclusions and formulate recommended solutions.

- Excellent interpersonal and communication skills. 

- Must have strong time management and organizational skills. 

- Must be detailed oriented and possess a strong aptitude in development

and testing techniques. 

- Passion for learning new technical tools and business concepts

- Able to maintain sensitive and confidential information

- Demonstrated team player

- Highly organized and motivated with effective time/project management

skills - able to prioritize workload and meet deadlines

- Diligent, meticulous, self-reliant, flexible, creative, common sense

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