Data Analyst

Data Analyst



Role purpose

This role is responsible for collecting and analyzing large amounts of data to enable visualization, insights and data driven decision making within the functions to deliver improvements in operational excellence, customer experience and profitability.


Perform development, implementation, and management of cross-functional Veg key performance indicators (KPI’s) to deliver related insights to the Vegetables LT and other functions, seeking to drive significant impact and value enabled through data driven decisions across the business.
Improves the data availability by acting as a liaison between analytics and IT teams
Brings deep understanding of analytics with capability to develop analytics and insights in a “functional agnostic’ manner
Produces data through SQL / and other programming and partners with the application delivery lead on developing reports/ dashboards to feed into daily, weekly, monthly, quarterly, and annual KPI’s and dashboards
Leverages data and information structure to ensure “single source of truth”
Develop, measure and recommend decisions based on agreed upon KPI’s (both leading and lagging)
Explore and conduct analysis on business improvement opportunities (including ad hoc requests)
Creates and modifies computer processes to extract information from company databases
Interacts with data scientists and industry experts to understand how data needs to be converted, loaded and presented
Ensure effective and efficient execution through agreed ways-of-working
Support Veg Business Analytics Lead to develop and deliver insights to the Vegetables Seeds Leadership Team and other decision bodies as applicable.
Knowledge, experience & capabilities:

2-8 years of experience with data analysis and preparation, including experience with very large data sets
Strong business and collaboration skills, and responsive to service needs and operational demands.
Passion and deep understanding of agriculture, marketplace dynamics, competitive environment and Syngenta customer needs.
Understanding of key business drivers for profitable growth
Critical experience

Team oriented, goals oriented, and flexible with proven track record in collaborating with multiple stakeholders and driving results, especially via influence management
General sales, marketing and technical skills
Critical technical, professional, and personal capabilities

Utilization of data discovery tools such as Microsoft Power BI (preferred), Qlik, Tableau etc.
Ability to tell a story with data and drive data literacy
Understanding of vegetable seeds industry, value chain and dynamics
Ability to build good relationships and work cross-functionally
Experience in database development & data model design
High-functioning communications skills (both verbal and written); ability to interface with senior leadership
Creative/Innovative thinking
Critical leadership capabilities

Performance Excellence- Pursues stretch targets and achieves budget
Change Orientation- Successfully and positively identifies and implements new ideas
Leadership Responsibilities- Motivates and inspires across all levels of organization; communicates effectively
Organizational Effectiveness – Pursues best practices.
Strategic Ability – Creates and shares vision.
Leadership (Create Edge, Drive Results, Liberate Potential, Set Direction)

· BS/BA Degree (MS preferred) preferably in Computer Science, Statistics, Math or equivalent combination of education and experience.

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