Role: Data Analyst, Financial Planning and Analytics
Location: Toronto, ON
Company: Freshii HQ
Reports To: Director, Financial Planning and Analytics
We are looking for an enthusiastic, self-motivated and analytical individual join the Freshii Data Analytics Team. You will report directly to our Director of Financial Planning and Analytics with the opportunity to work cross functionally with exposure to different managers and departments of the business. You'll be supporting these departments analytically, serving as an internal consultant for our teams including, but not limited to Marketing, Finance, Operations and Supply Chain.
What this role entails
This role is highly critical in building Big Data foundation at Freshii – your scope will contain but would not be limited to the following:
Leverage multiple data sources including: POS data, consumer research and external data from online/offline sources to derive analysis.
Use creative problem-solving and strong analytical skills to transform data into actionable insights.
Evaluate inter-departmental processes, and develop data-driven recommendations to generate efficiencies and process improvements.
Project management and propose enhancements to new analytics system.
Contribution to and development of strategic initiatives and advisement to leadership on opportunities and potential impacts of decisions.
Undergraduate degree in Economics, mathematics or any other scientific discipline.
Confident and comfortable to lead autonomous high-profile directives but equally adept and humble to play a role as a team member as required.
Ability to work independently within a complex and often ambiguous environment.
Able to take initiative to develop thoughts and action based on broad concepts and/or limited information.
Extreme attention to detail.
Proficient skills using MS Excel and PowerPivot (absolutely required!).
A strong ability to analyze problems, apply quantitative analytical approaches, communicate effectively and confidently (both oral and written), work well in cross-functional teams.
Experience with Python, R, VBA and SQL will be a strong asset.
Experience with web scraping and big data management is also desired.
Prior industry experience, although an asset, is not necessary.
Freshii welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.