Wednesday , August 12 2020

Analyst / Reporting – Bestbuy Jobs

Website Best Buy

Job Description:

The Analyst within the Pricing and Merchandising Analytics Strategy organization of Best Buy is a key member of the team. This position will be responsible for providing actionable insights, recommendations, and partnership with other pricing and merchant teams. The individual will also be responsible for measuring the impact of pricing actions on all categories, concentrating specifically on Competitive.

The scope of work will include analyzing large data sets, understanding the data, and operationalizing the information across pricing, promotions and assortments across channels. The person in this role will provide inputs for new capability development and drive insights on the same. The Analyst will have the credibility and technical acumen to influence Pricing leadership, merchants, and peers on the implementation of pricing strategies and insights into systems to create repeatable and sustainable processes. They will facilitate the development/improvement of processes as they pertain to Analytics and Reporting. This individual will help to accomplish the vision for development of new tools, models, and reports that will create the value for businesses.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Assist in Analytics and Modeling processes to consume new data sources and create enhanced pricing models across BBY business units
  • Assist with IT teams to build systems to create sustainable and repeatable Analytics capabilities
  • Be a subject matter expert in Competitive Pricing analysis, reporting, and operations
  • Help to drive decision-making through analytical methods
  • Drive efficiencies across analytics and reporting processes through automation and implementation of industry best practices
  • Provide insight and guidance Pricing leadership and peers to enable business objectives through pricing actions and develop reporting to support the same
  • Support ad hoc requests from business teams, partners, and other stakeholders
  • Work closely with Pricing Execution teams to identify and implement margin improvement opportunities

Job Requirements:

  • 0-2+ years’ experience in an Analyst capacity with responsibilities focused on providing analytics, insights and reporting of competitive data
  • 1+ year technical/professional experience using SQL
  • Intermediate proficiency in Excel (pivot tables, VLOOKUPS, etc.)

Qualification & Experience:

  • 1+ years ‘experience with Tableau design
  • 1+ years’ experience in statistical analysis and/or business strategy development
  • 1+ years’ experience using R
  • 2+ years’ experience in Excel based analysis and visualizations
  • 4-year BS/BA degree in Math, Statistics, Finance, Economics or Business. In lieu of a bachelor’s degree, 3+ years of experience in an accounting or finance capacity
  • Demonstrated ability to influence using strong communication and interpersonal skills, both verbal and written

Job Details:

Company: Best Buy

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Functions: Accounting

Job Location: Richfield, MN, USA

Application Deadline: N/A

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