Digital Business Analyst

Posted: 7/16/2019

Location: New York, New York
Function: Sales & Business Development
Specialty: Business Development, Sales
Level: Manager (Supervisor)
Duration: Full Time
Salary Description: competitive


The Business Analyst will be the liaison between end users in the Ad Sales organization and IT to accomplish the following in regards to an in house sales forecasting and reporting application.

  • Determine business reporting needs and data requirements through interviews, consultations and document analysis
  • Actively manage the reporting and analytical roadmap and other reporting applications, including mobile applications
  • Evaluate the information gathered and distinguish between individual wants and business needs prioritizing accordingly
  • Document manual processes, calculations and business logic within specified reporting artifacts
  • Create reporting mock ups and high-level conceptual data mapping
  • Create and manage daily reports sent out to business users
  • Act as reporting power user within business organization providing on-going ad-hoc support
  • Articulate user stories for Development work on in-house applications
  • Translate business needs/wants into new functionality on applications
  • Prioritize stories for developers using the Agile methodology
  • Analyze and prioritize future phases of applications for enhancements
  • Train all employees on existing and all future applications
  • Analyze current processes and reports to determine future needs for the business
  • Troubleshoot and respond to business users who are having trouble reporting or using the applications
  • Create and maintain documentation related to in-house applications (Training Manuals, security grids, etc)
  • Communicate with Senior Management on long term goals and analyze what can be done to provide them what they need from a data and application standpoint


  • • Bachelor's degree
    • Minimum 3 years of business analysis work experience, including business process or reporting analysis
    • Great verbal and written communication with the ability to communicate with all levels in the Organization, both technical and non-technical
    • Comfortable compiling and analyzing large data sets
    • Previous Business Analyst experience

    • Strong analytical problem solving skills; ensuring data accuracy and reconciliation
    • Good listener and open to different points of view
    • Ability to work in highly collaborative environment
    • Experience with a direct-to-consumer streaming service
    • Understand technical capabilities specifically within reporting
    • Understanding of media, advertising or sales systems is a plus
    • Experience with Business Intelligence tools (MicroStrategy, Business Objects)

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