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Data Analyst

The Data Analyst will be responsible for working closely with client services, sales operations, and reporting resources to identify advanced analytic projects to help drive insights throughout the business. Identifying new and innovative ways to enable the sales teams to perform at the highest levels will be a critical part of this position. The ideal person has a knack for identifying solutions in large data sets and the business mindset to convert insights into strategic opportunities for our company.

What will you do?
• Lead cross-functional projects using advanced data modeling and analysis techniques to discover insights that will guide strategic decisions and uncover optimization opportunities.
• Oversee the design and delivery of analytics projects and insights that analyze business functions and key operations and performance metrics.
• Ensure accuracy of data and deliverables of analytic projects with comprehensive policies and processes.
• Manage and optimize processes for data intake, validation, mining and engineering as well as modeling, visualization and communication deliverables.
• Examine, interpret and report results of analytical initiatives to leadership and client services.
• Oversee the data/report requests process: tracking requests submitted, prioritization, approval, etc.
• Develop and implement quality controls and departmental standards to ensure quality standards and organizational expectations.

Desired Attributes for success:
• Working knowledge of data mining principles: predictive analytics, mapping, collecting data from multiple data systems on premises and cloud-based data sources.
• Math or Statistics background with understanding of statistic methods, including forecasting, clustering, scoring, linear regression, R values, standard deviation, etc.
• Understanding of data and databases, including SQL and data modeling
• Understanding of and experience using analytical concepts and statistical techniques: hypothesis development, designing tests/experiments, analyzing data, drawing conclusions, and developing actionable recommendations for business units.
• Ability to analyze processes and make suggestions to streamline or augment
• Experience working with and creating dashboards using all relevant data to inform decisions.
• Experience using analytics techniques to contribute to company growth efforts, increasing revenue and other key business outcomes.
• Strong problem solving, quantitative and analytical abilities.
• Experience in sales or sales operations role
• Data visualization and report building using Excel, PowerPoint and Power BI
• Identify patterns and trends inside of data sets
• Programming skills in any language (Python or R preferred)
• Excellent communication, collaboration and delegation skills

About MarketStar:
Rated as one of the Salt Lake Tribune’s Top Workplaces in 2019, MarketStar is one of Northern Utah’s largest private employers and have offices in Ogden, Salt Lake City, and Dublin, Ireland. Our employees have helped launch, sell, and support thousands of products and services on behalf of the biggest and brightest companies in the world.

Our Health & Wellness benefits feature full medical and dental coverage, parental leave, as well as disability and supplemental life insurance to employees, their spouses and domestic partners (same or opposite gender), and children. We are committed to your future and offer tuition reimbursement, 401k retirement, and a personal loan program.

MarketStar does not discriminate in any aspect of employment on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, age, veteran status, disability, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local employment discrimination laws where MarketStar does business.

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