Portfolio Analytics Specialist

Information Technology
Burnaby, British Columbia
Job ID:
Sourjya Chatterjee

Our Burnaby, BC based client has a need for a Portfolio Analytics Specialist to join their team for a twelve month contract starting in January 2020.

You will be gathering analytical requirements from senior leaders. Sourcing that data from systems and developing end-user analytical tools via Tableau to enhance operational insights that will drive to better management decisions. Examples of analytical topics are listed but not limited to the following: unit cost, spend performance, scheduler performance and completion performance.

  • The Business Decision Support Professional facilitates complex decision-making in support of the design and implementation of business change or improvement initiatives.
  • The Business Decision Support Professional is most likely an expert in business, specializing in a particular field such as Risk Management, Policy Advisory, Strategic Planning, Business Process Improvement, or Business Transformation. Experience and Role Accountabilities
  • A minimum eight (8) years of strategic business analysis experience or equivalent.
  • Translate business insights into strategic, actionable options by obtaining and organizing key business information, enabling informed decision-making.
  • Facilitate decision-making across diverse groups of stakeholders by using excellent skills in communication, critical thinking, and persuasive influencing to deliver recommendations that align to the business goals.
  • Maintain meaningful business relationships by prioritizing strategic considerations in a complex environment with diverse groups of stakeholders so that projects are implemented as planned.
  • Plan and organize business initiatives by using knowledge in business drivers, risk tolerance, and trade-off processes, to enable successful integration and adoption in BC Hydro’s complex and regulated environment. Education and Skills
  • Bachelor’s degree in Business, Law, Finance, Economics, Engineering, or related discipline
  • Advanced English skills for professional environment, written and spoken
  • Individual must have 2+ years of work experience in Tableau.
  • 2+ years experience in SAS and "At Risk" software is preferred.
  • Individual will need to work with senior management. Facilitation and relationship management skills will be an asset
  • Experience with data analytics, data modelling etc.

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