Sysco Senior Data Analyst, Category Insights & Analytics in Houston, Texas
US6469 Sysco Payroll, Division of Sysco Resources Services, LLC
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In this role, you are a Business Leader: you should be an effective communicator, aspiring, and able to drive insights into actions that improve Sysco’s business results. You’ll need to mine multiple sources of data, including syndicated data (NPD, Technomic’s, etc.), derive actionable insights, and translate complex results into simple conclusions that will empower business leaders to take action to win with our customers.
You will present insights that will educate and influence Business and Executive leadership to drive profitable growth. With a combination of analytical expertise, data and system knowledge and business acumen, you’ll answer and anticipate critical business questions and opportunities and deliver critical insights to the business in ways that make significant impacts. You will drive analytics on key growth initiatives and mentor other associates within the organization.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Define strategic analytical approach to synthesize data and identify trends, patterns, and insights to drive critical projects, lead advanced analytics, and present key findings to business leaders
Drive continuous improvement projects to deliver meaningful insights based on strategic KPIs, hypotheses, and metrics
Collaborate with cross functional team of business leaders to define and influence category strategies through data-driven insights and advanced analytics
Work with leadership throughout Sysco to frame business opportunities and develop appropriate analytic strategies
Lead problem solving sessions to develop analytical solutions that contribute to the overall profitability of Sysco
Develop in-depth business, analytical and systems knowledge to improve or build analytical solutions, approaches, and business recommendations
Design & develop appropriate mechanisms for tracking & performance management (e.g., Tableau dashboards, reports)
Lead in the development of team culture, mentoring other associates, and development of skills and processes
Bachelor's Degree required (Business, Computer Science, Mathematics or Analytics degree preferred), Master’s degree a plus
4 years of relevant professional experience required
SKILLS & ABILITIES:
Understanding of business value drivers and corresponding business impact
Strategic thinking skills (making complex decisions, innovation, dealing with ambiguity, etc.) as well as excellent analytic, and quantitative skills
Problem-solving skills with proven ability to influence others across the organization
Ability to synthesize, visualize, and effectively communicate complex data into effective storytelling to provide business recommendations
Self-motivated individual who is comfortable working with diverse business scenarios, handling multiple priorities and have a business & consultancy mind-set, while technically (data) savvy
Passion about discovering new things and ability to learn quickly
Good communication skills, self-motivated, dynamic, reciprocal, and "can-do" attitude
Data management and visualization skills / tools (SQL, Tableau, PowerBI or similar)
Collaborative team player who can effectively work in a matrix/cross-functional organization
Advanced Microsoft Office skills
Experience analyzing, synthesizing, and communicating syndicated data analytics (NPD, Technomic’s, Nielsen IRI, etc.)
Project management capabilities preferred
Experience working in distribution, retail, or wholesale industry preferred
For information on Sysco’s Benefits, please visit https://SyscoBenefits.com
HOW WE PROTECT OUR ASSOCIATES
Personal protective equipment and masks provided
Social distancing guidelines in place
Sanitizing, disinfecting, and cleaning procedures in place
Sysco is the global leader in foodservice distribution. With over 57,000 associates and a fleet of over 13,000 vehicles, Sysco operates approximately 326 distribution facilities worldwide and serves more than 625,000 customer locations.
We offer our associates the opportunity to grow personally and professionally, to contribute to the success of a dynamic organization, and to serve others in a manner that exceeds their expectations. We’re looking for talented, hard-working individuals to join our team. Come grow with us and let us show you why Sysco is at the heart of food and service.
AFFIRMATIVE ACTION STATEMENT:
Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States.
We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer, and consider qualified applicants without regard to race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status or any other protected factor under federal, state or local law.
This opportunity is available through Sysco Corporation, its subsidiaries and affiliates.