The Business analyst will provide key insights on our market position to decision makers within Arcadis from analyzing both internal and external data.
In this role you are able to take initiative and coordinate actions to research and obtain actionable data to support the global sales and business development community.
This can vary from analyzing internal sales data to researching competitors, markets and sectors. The end purpose of this role is to provide helpful information and analysis to decision-makers.
The Business analyst can develop management reports, forecasts and dashboards for analysis, is able to advise counterparts and stakeholders directly and create a clear narrative around data.
Responsibilities of this role include, but are not limited to :
Works closely with the Global Finance Manager of GSBD and Business Intelligence Analyst to analyse internal and external financial data to provide leadership with actionable insights on our sales and our market position
Carries out analysis on financial and sales data necessary for business analysis; Create clear and useful reports and recommendations for organizational use
Evaluates current reports to ensure appropriate and suitable information is reported, as well as initiates process improvements for reporting efficiency and accuracy.
Conduct individual and collaborative research projects. Perform qualitative and quantitative research and consultation on relative markets
Keep up-to-date knowledge of the industry and related markets being searched
Understand the needs of Arcadis in order to target research to its benefit
Collect information from various published and unpublished sources to supplement market understanding and data collected from various market research initiatives, e.
g. client, competitors, etc.
Provide regular market research reports including searches on our key clients, key projects, industry news and competitors.
Work with GSBD leadership to prioritize business and information needs
Qualifications & Experience :
Bachelor's degree in Business, Economics, Mathematics, or another relevant field
A minimum of 5 to 7 years work experience in financial / business analysis and reporting
Exposure in shared services or multinational environment is an advantage;
Experience with ERP Systems is preferred (Oracle, SAP, MS Dynamics);
Strong proficiency in Microsoft applications (Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook and Word) is required
Knowledge with creating Power BI-Dashboards is required.
With more than 3 years’ experience in research, project management
Knowledgeable in primary and secondary research techniques
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities :
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills;
Excellent written and verbal communication skills, including ability to interact effectively with all levels throughout Company organization;
Can work under pressure and minimal supervision; detail-oriented and results driven;
Can work on flexible hours to meet changing work environment and to meet tight deadlines.
Ability to handle confidential or sensitive information
Strong Team player : proven success in group collaboration to collectively define, isolate, analyze, and comprehend complex issues
Self-directed and assertive individual who can work on their own initiative, is driven and used to working in a fast-paced large corporate organization
Ability to communicate your analysis with clarity and precision. An ideal candidate would have a strong grasp of both technical and business perspectives, including project management.
Ability to create a clear narrative around the data (storytelling)
Integrity - We believe in being honest and responsible, working to the highest professional standards.
Client Focus - We are entrepreneurial and agile, passionate about creating value for our clients and achieving high performance.
Collaboration - We believe in diversity, the power of global teamwork and that by working as one we can deliver exceptional outcomes
Sustainability - We own the responsibility to sustain our world and society in a balanced way with health, safety and wellbeing of our people central to all we do.
Mary Jane Mayores