Data Analyst II in Scottsdale, AZ at Discount Tire Corporate Careers

Date Posted: 9/26/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Region:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    9/26/2019

Job Description

Here at Discount Tire, we celebrate the spirit of our people with extraordinary pride and enthusiasm. Our business has been growing for more than 55 years and now is the best time in our history to join us. We are opening more locations every year and we are always looking for qualified individuals to join us in our growth. We are a company that promotes from within, both in our retail and corporate operations.

 

Under general direction, the Data Analyst II audits and analyzes sales data, performs an in-depth analysis across vehicle and product categories and presents key insights to senior management.

 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Performs in- depth analysis of sales, retail pricing, product assortment, & new product development.
  • Using multiple new and aging vehicle registry data bases, provide ad hoc reports that can be used to develop product forecast models and provide product strategy recommendations.
  • Identifies data needs, explores relevant data sources, and collection techniques; develops efficient, scalable, automation capable, and repeatable processes to obtain and analyze data.
  • Innovates new approaches to business/ industry issues and challenges; provides in-depth data insights for complex business problems/ challenges; recommends improvements PM&D Management.
  • Identifies and executes opportunities to increase bandwidth through automation and streamlining of business processes.
  • Provides training and guidance to Data Analyst I - Product Marketing & Development.
  • Stays current on the latest industry technologies, trends and strategies.
  • Assists employees, vendors or other customers by answering questions related to complex product related questions.
  • Completes work in a timely and accurate manner while providing exceptional customer service.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Job Requirements

Qualifications:

  • This position requires a minimum of 3 years business analysis, sales analysis and/or financial planning.
  • Multi-site distribution experience is preferred.
  • Understanding of retail sales and Product Marketing procedures within a retail or manufacturing environment is preferred.
  • Experience with BI tools is preferred.
  • Knowledge of MicroStrategy or similar BI tool is preferred.
  • Working knowledge of Microstrategy and SAP BW Bex is preferred.
  • The ability to multi-task, and manage multiple projects to meet various deadlines simultaneously is required.
  • Proven analytical skills are required.
  • Must demonstrate strong attention to detail.
  • This position requires excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to build and maintain professional relationships with cross functional teams.
  • Intermediate proficiency with Microsoft Office, including skills with Word, Excel and Access is necessary.
  • Customer service skills, including the ability to manage and respond to different customer situations while maintaining a positive and friendly attitude are essential.
  • In addition, troubleshooting, organizational and problem solving skills with a can-do attitude and the ability to adjust to changing requirements are essential.
  • Maintaining confidentiality, treating others with respect and upholding Company values are key attributes.

 

Educational Requirements:

Bachelor's degree in Business, Finance, Accounting, Economics, Statistics or related/equivalent experience is required.

 

Work Days:

Normal work days are Monday through Friday.  Occasional Saturdays and Sundays may be necessary.

 

Work Hours:

Normal work hours are 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Additional hours may be necessary.