Operations Analyst (Contract)
Environmental/waste management related - Toronto, ON

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POSITION TITLE: Operations Analyst (Contract)
DEPARTMENT: Information Services
REPORTS TO: Director, Business Intelligence and Architecture
START DATE: Immediate

CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS: May 30, 2013

ROLE:

Reporting to the Director, with a dotted line to the Senior Analyst, the Operations Analyst will design, create and deliver quantitative modelling, reporting and analyses to key internal and external stakeholders. He/ she will support the objectives and needs of the BIA team and of the organization. These work products will support decision-making at both strategic and tactical levels.

ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Create timely and flexible operational and financial models that support planning and analysis, performance measurement, cost allocations and cost-benefit analysis
  • Duties include trending, budgeting, forecasting, segmentation, statistics, ROI and variance analysis
  • Collaborate with internal partners to retrieve, consolidate and verify data and information
  • Coordinate and organize large datasets from discrete sources; review, validate and manipulate data in support of financial modelling and data management principles
  • Recommend and design data processing and reporting improvements
  • Combine internal business intelligence with external data research to identify market trends
  • Collaborate with external partners to retrieve, consolidate and verify data and information
  • Conduct external industry research as required

EXPERIENCE & QUALIFICATIONS:

  • 3 - 5 years of direct experience in MS Excel/ Access modelling to support business, statistical, operational or financial analysis
  • Advanced Excel and Access database skills + MS Office applications experience. Crystal reports, VBA / SQL knowledge would be assets
  • Direct experience in database projects, datamining, analysis, planning, forecasting and reporting
  • Knowledge of business, financial allocation, logistics, statistics and reporting concepts
  • Background in business/ commerce, statistics, engineering or computer sciences preferred
  • Experience with ERPs’ and BI tools an asset
  • Minimum Bachelor’s Degree or designation in Commerce/ Business or related disciplines.

SKILLS:

  • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills
  • Customer service and process-driven
  • Adaptable to fast-changing environments
  • Attention to details and strong focus on information accuracy
  • Excellent oral, written communication and presentation skills
  • Self-starter and self-managed - ability to multi-task and handle complex assignments effectively
  • Highly-motivated to learn and grow within waste management industry

For qualified and interested applicants, please submit your cover letter with resume in one file. Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.