Performs some routine and complex assignments for the unit usually in the areas of finance, event planning or support services. Initiates the hiring process of students and staff for a unit, which includes the processing of payroll.
Trains office staff on office procedures and compliance protocols. Coordinates special projects.
Assists in the monitoring of the various financial and budgetary activities, including vendors contracts. Â Prepares and monitors the budget for a unit.
Researches and analyzes data to create reports, and may create other reports for grants and contracts.
Conducts data mining, data modeling, business intelligence gathering, trending, and bench-marking/Kpiâ™s.
Develops and analyzes business metrics and alerts management to key trends impacting the business.
Analyzes and updates product discount matrices for relevant market segments and accounts; coordinates updates with key trading partners.
Monitors major account portals to ensure compliance with contractual agreements; advise warehouse/business operations of new supply chain requirements and guidelines.
Analyzes monthly reporting related to business and supply chain operations; assist with forecasting.
Provides analytical support for special projects related to business efficiency and improvements.
Articulates the strengths and limitations of assigned products/services and competitor products.
Reviews contract terms with manager.
Performs other related work as needed.
Bachelor's degree in analytics or a business related field.
One or more years of relevant experience.
Technical Skills or Knowledge:
Proficient in Excel, Microsoft Office, and other forms of business database mining and query languages.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Strong interpersonal skills and ability to interact effectively and tactfully with authors, vendors, and members of Press staff.
Demonstrated ability to multitask and work in a highly productive environment.
Excellent organizational and time-management skills.
Meticulous attention to detail.
Work independently and as part of a team.
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