Business Analyst

Summary: Maintains & enhances Company’s business intelligence system.  Supports all levels of management with extracts/reports/analyses ranging from historical information, to on-going result variances, to forecasts.  Fields information requests from both internal and external sources.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities: .


• Provides weekly and periodic management reporting in a timely and accurate fashion. Responsible for periodic sales reporting and operational reporting, present to senior and branch management teams on current performance in relation to budget and prior level as well as the causes for variances, identifies sustainable positive factors and potential warning signs.


• Creates performance tracking and measuring tools; provides readily available snapshots as well as trend information, enabling early identification of causes of inefficiency and or other problems.  Responsible for the development and upkeep of the dashboard report and other similar reports.  Generates ad hoc reports for managers and other users as necessary.


• Performs necessary maintenance tasks on the data warehouse and databases and reports as necessary, making sure the data is current and up-to-date.  Reviews the daily loading report and resolves issues and discrepancies and problems when necessary.


• Develops and executes SQL (Structured Query Language) scripts and stored procedures to obtain the necessary data from the data warehouse, creates reports using SQL Server Reporting Services and/or Microsoft Excel and/or SQL Server Analysis Services.


• Coordinates with all levels of management to gather, analyze and summarize information as they relate to financial plans, sales budgeting and operating forecasts.


• Facilitates the budgeting and long-term planning process: works with branch managers and provides necessary support, reviews the completed files, consolidates the numbers to provide a company-wide picture, and distributes the final numbers to the various systems and end-user reports.


• Communicates with management and users to assure appropriate functioning and best utilization of the reporting systems, conducts continuous training as necessary.



Education and/or Experience:



Bachelor's degree in a related field from a four-year college or university and two years of financial analysis experience.  Two years’ experience with databases and developing SQL queries is required

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CSM Bakery Solutions
Full time
Los Angeles, California 90660, US