Pearson Sales Operations Reporting & Analytics Manager in New Jersey

Sales Operations Reporting & Analytics Manager

Description

At Pearson, we’re committed to a world that’s always learning and to our talented team who makes it all possible. From bringing lectures vividly to life to turning textbooks into laptop lessons, we are always re-examining the way people learn best, whether it’s one child in our own backyard or an education community across the globe. We are bold thinkers and standout innovators who motivate each other to explore new frontiers in an environment that supports and inspires us to always be better. By pushing the boundaries of technology — and each other to surpass these boundaries — we create seeds of learning that become the catalyst for the world’s innovations, personal and global, large and small.

The overall responsibility of the R&A Principal Analyst/ Manager is to design, develop, implement, test, deploy and maintain business intelligence tools, reports, and dashboards. This role supports standard reporting, ad-hoc reporting, statistical analysis and benchmarking, forecasting, predictive modeling, and influence of operational optimization, and transform business reporting requirements into meaningful visualizations, KPIs and dashboards.

PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Gather requirements for reports and interactive dashboards

  • Develop, and support the development of reports and visualizations that address business needs

  • Perform data analysis to ensure on-going data integrity, quality and operational efficiency

  • Analyzing data with standard statistical methods, interpreting the results, and providing summary of data analyses

  • Adherence to publication approval standards for dashboard release reviews and provide feedback to help with process improvement

  • Disseminate information regarding tools, reports, or metadata enhancements

  • Provide technical support for existing reports, dashboards, or other tools

  • Maintain catalog of reports, templates, and other reusable knowledge assets

  • Discuses reporting or information needs with stakeholders, strategic and business partners, and teams

  • Participate in ongoing decisions concerning data collections, data design, methodology, and data analysis

  • Works hand-in-hand with BI Mgr that design and build data models and internal ETL-processes

Qualifications

  • Tableau developer experience required

  • Bachelors degree required; Advanced degree preferred

  • In-depth experience in data reporting & analytics tools, process, methodologies and best practices. Knowledge and wide application of principles, theories, and concepts, and working knowledge of other related fields

  • Experience with storytelling with data, data visualization design and visualization best practices

  • Experience in building reports and dashboards with Tableau Desktop and administering Tableau Server

  • Knowledge in designing data models for optimal use for analytics

  • High-level analytical and problem-solving skills and the ability to work in a fast-paced and challenging environment

Pearson is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and a member of E-Verify. All qualified applicants, including minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Primary Location: US-MA-Boston

Other Locations US-New Jersey, US-NJ-Hoboken, US-CT-Stamford, US-New York

Work Locations: US-MA-Boston-501 Boylston 501 Boylston St Boston 02116

Job: Sales

Organization: North America

Employee Status: Regular Employee

Job Type: Standard

Shift: Day Job

Job Posting: Mar 30, 2018

Job Unposting: Ongoing

Schedule: Full-time Regular

Req ID: 1805344

Pearson is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and a member of E-Verify. All qualified applicants, including minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.