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Silver Search Inc

Financial Analyst Moonachie, NJ

The Senior Operations Analyst

  • Leads complex and diverse projects including support of executive leadership initiatives
  • Creates timely, relevant, and accurate analyses of operational and business data and processes at the level of fidelity required for the decisions at hand
  • Impacts business results and supports decision making at the operational, senior management, and executive levels through analytical modelling and visualization
  • Investigates, understands, and contributes to the departmental knowledge of diverse areas of the business and operation
  • Authors memos or presentations summarizing/explaining insights effectively and delivers work directly to the Chief Executive Office, Chief Financial Officer and other executives of the organization
  • Practices active listening and seeks feedback routinely to build business partner relationships and to foster trust in analytical insights and the recommendations of decision support tools and analyses
  • Works with minimal supervision
  • May have a focus on a special area of expertise in statistics, analytics, operations research, data visualization, machine learning, or business finance
  • Learns new tools and techniques as needed to produce the best possible results

60%: Performs analysis of both strategic and tactical business and operational questions while working independently, pragmatically, and with reliance on creative analytical curiosity. Analysis of data involves highly complex business and operational opportunities. Collaborates with business partners to analytically explore business and operational problems. Develops and maintains reports and dashboards to support business partners. Explores, understands, and acts to resolve operational issues through increasing business acumen. Simplifies complex analytical models/insights/solutions in presentations for executive leadership. Recommends solutions based on analytical insights

20%: Collaborates with, mentors, develops, and supports other analysts

20%: Leads special analytical projects and prepares detailed, comprehensive presentations supporting corporate initiatives

Requirements

Education Level: Bachelor’s Degree (Master’s degree or Doctorate preferred)

Course of Study/Major: Business Analytics/Data Science, Mathematics, Computer Science, Operations Research, Engineering, Economics, Finance or related field

Related Work Experience:

  • Strong verbal and written presentation skills
  • Excellent analytical skills
  • Ability to understand and master new concepts quickly
  • Exceptional creative problem-solving abilities
  • Detail oriented and proven ability to prioritize multiple objectives in a dynamic environment with constantly shifting priorities
  • Initiative, confidence, and the drive to achieve results without explicit direction or detailed instruction
  • Experience in an analytical platform such as SAS, Python, R, and/or visualization platform Power BI
  • Interest in and/or familiarity with aviation (commercial or private) preferred.

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