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Requisition Number 17-0300
Post Date 4/17/2017
Title Operations Business Analyst
Organization Name Macmillan Learning
City Boston
State MA
Description Macmillan Learning is a part of the family-owned Holtzbrinck group of companies and is one of the leading educational technology companies. Through deep partnership with the world's best researchers, educators, administrators, and developers, we facilitate teaching and learning opportunities that spark student engagement and improve outcomes. We provide educators with tailored solutions designed to inspire student curiosity and measure progress. Macmillan Learning is comprised of renowned brands including Bedford/St. Martins, W.H. Freeman, Worth Publishers, Sapling Learning, SkyFactor, Intellus Learning, Late Nite Labs, and Hayden-McNeil. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to reflecting a broad representation of differences -- race, ethnicity, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, physical ability, age, family status, economic background and status, geographical background and status, and perspective-- in our workplace. The successful candidate for this position will become an employee of Bedford Freeman & Worth Publishing Group, LLC (“BFW”), d/b/a Macmillan Learning. Bedford Freeman & Worth Publishing Group, LLC has developed an affirmative action program in compliance with the NY Department of Education’s guidance. Portions of the affirmative action program are available for review by applicants and employees by contacting Human Resources.
Requirements Macmillan Learning is looking for a talented Business Analyst to join the Boston based Operations group. This role will report directly to the VP of Manufacturing, Inventory and Production and will support other executive roles as well. The Operations Business Analyst will be responsible for the ownership and analysis of the organization’s key performance indicators used to enhance organizational performance and service levels. This position will work closely with all the functional business leads within Operations to gather, analyze, model and report business metrics.

Key Responsibilities:

· Calculating, documenting and disseminating Key Performance Indicators (KPI’s) with most work being utilized at the executive management, CEO, COO level.
· Performing financial and operational analysis and modeling of inventory, manufacturing and production spend to provide insight into company’s execution as it relates to (Cost, Schedule, Budget and Performance).
· Independently navigate the organizational landscape and necessary systems to extract, reconcile and assemble the proper data set for the group’s use.
· Working independently and within cross-functional team environments to learn the business and pull information together.
· Expert use of Excel including logical functions and the ability to chart, graph, search, sort and compare data in a clear and concise manner using PowerPoint for presentations.

Technical Skills:
Microsoft office including expert knowledge of Excel and PowerPoint
Experienced in Google work documents
Data visualization tools/software
Tableau
SQL
R Studio
R/Python
Smartview
Hyperion
Cognos

Education and Experience:

BA/BS required
Minimum of 5 years in a business analyst role

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