The R&C Managed Services team is integral to Dow Jones Data Strategy. The R&C Managed Services leverages our market-leading research expertise and methodologies to assist organisations with data-related projects, providing value-added services to deliver projects on time and within budget.
As a Data Analyst, you will work with a global team of Delivery Managers and Quality Analysts whose primary responsibility is to ensure accurate project scoping and quality, timely deliveries as well as maintaining relationships with Sales and Clients. This role requires a high level of ownership, critical thinking and the ability to effectively manage and develop team members who have a unique role within the overall team. You will also be in contact with clients and sales to ensure project requirements are clear and documented. You will be exposed to large data sets, so experience with data cleansing/transformation, data visualisation and data analysis using SQL/Python/Excel is essential. You will also be responsible for maintaining KPI’s through collecting relevant data and translate this into meaningful dashboards/reports to offer valuable insights into our operations. We are looking for someone who is passionate about data and enjoys collaborating with different stakeholders to ensure our clients get the best quality results. Your role as a manager is to support delivery managers across time zones in maintaining daily operational workflows as well as identifying opportunities for improvement.
Collaborate and partner with Delivery Managers to proactively identify process improvements, capture business process requirements, and help translate these requirements into technical solutions to drive efficiency and improve data quality for our team
Lead and develop team members. Focus on continuous improvement of the team, identify the need for training, coaching process improvement and provide recommendations to management
Ensure that all operational processes are timely and accurately executed
Create an environment that fosters open dialogue, builds trust, and engages key stakeholders, especially when views diverge. Bring tough issues to the surface, assess risk tolerance and take decisions to build the necessary support
Assure all quality and operational reports to be accessible to all relevant stakeholders
Build meaningful reports and dashboards that will create valuable insight and drive our operational decision-making
Manipulate data with scripts and other techniques using internal and third-party tools
Liaise with internal stakeholders as well as clients to gather and document requirements, ensuring each project is executed at optimal efficiency.
Automate data collection and aggregation processes to build reporting dashboards
Analyze data, perform research and share feedback to enhance our plans, processes and playbooks
Education to Bachelor’s degree level
Must have a “peripheral vision” with the ability to think ahead and anticipate future challenges and opportunities. Ability to challenge current beliefs and mindsets, including your own
Hands-on experience working with very large datasets, including statistical analyses, data visualization, data mining, and data cleansing/transformation
Experience with conducting data collection and analysis using SQL/Python/Excel
Ability to take ownership of and work independently to manage multiple projects through to completion
Detail-orientation, thoroughness, reliability and ability to prioritize required
Supports and embraces change, challenges status quo, having the ability to identify opportunities for automation
Analytical thinking, abstract reasoning, creative problem-solving, independent decision-making are a must
Experience with Factiva, Dow Jones Risk and Compliance (or similar products) are considered an advantage.
Adaptability and willingness to learn new skills
Comprehensive Insurance & Retirement plans
Paid Time Off and Leaves
Family Care Benefits
Career Growth Programs
Access to Dow Jones Products
Employee Referral Program
Employee Well-being Support & Fitness Programs
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Business Area: PIB - DATA STRATEGY
Job Category: Data Analytics/Warehousing & Business Intelligence
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Req ID: 38557