Red Hat Business Analyst in Farnborough, United Kingdom

Company Description

At Red Hat, we connect an innovative community of customers, partners, and contributors to deliver an open source stack of trusted, high-performing solutions. We offer cloud, Linux, middleware, storage, and virtualization technologies, together with award-winning global customer support, consulting, and implementation services. Red Hat is a rapidly growing company supporting more than 90% of Fortune 500 companies.

Job summary

The Red Hat Business Finance team is looking for a Business Analyst with excellent data management skills to join the team in Farnborough, UK, Munich, Germany, or Cork, Ireland. In this role you will collaborate with Sales, Sales Operations, and Corporate functions using your skills to analyze sales data and extract business insights to support company growth. You'll need to be able to clearly communicate the results of your analysis and provide recommendations to different stakeholders across the business.

Primary job responsibilities

  • Business partner with sales and management leaders to develop analyses and presentations that contain insightful and actionable information to support strategic decision making

  • Contribute to data-cleansing activities to ensure sales data is consistent and accurate for the purpose of providing analyses

  • Regularly analyze sales, revenue, and expense data

  • Lead projects within the Data and Insights space

  • Manage regular performance reports in our business systems and update them when required

Required skills

  • Experience of building predictive and diagnostic models that are used in a business environment

  • Proven ability to provide recommendations using data analysis, data mining, optimization tools, and statistics

  • Excellent communication, presentation, and collaboration skills with the ability to communicate complex results in simple terms

  • Good relationship-management skills; experience in partnering with sales teams in an ever-changing industry, preferably enterprise IT

  • Experience in data cleansing and managing large datasets

  • Highly proficient in the use of spreadsheet and database tools with knowledge of statistical packages and analysis techniques

  • 5+ years of related professional experience

  • Bachelor’s or master’s degree in computer science, or business or economics discipline, or equivalent background

  • Prior experience in programming, scripting, or writing database SQL code is a plus

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Job ID 63091

Category Finance