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Sr Data Analyst - Finance Capabilities (Full-Time OR Hybrid)

Brooklyn Park, MN 55443 Work Remotely
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Target is an iconic brand, a Fortune 500 company, and one of America’s leading retailers.  Right on pace with Target’s distinctive retail brand, in a role in Target Finance Capabilities, you will be a truly collaborative partner with a seat at the table. You’ll bring your unique point of view, experience and passion for the work to your team and internal clients. Your analysis and recommendations will be directly applied to critical business decisions, from sales to merchandising and beyond. Within Finance, you’ll enjoy the interesting challenges of the competitive retail space, and you’ll grow and be challenged in your career while having a healthy balance with life outside of work. 

A role in Finance Capabilities means partnering with Finance, technology, data science and analytics leaders to co-create solutions that both maximizes business value and enables key strategies that are critical to the enterprise and for the experiences we create for our guests. 

Principle Duties and Responsibilities: 

As a senior data analyst, you will be part of the team that enables faster, smarter and scalable decision-making to compete and win the modern retail market.  Here, you’ll leverage data, statistics and visualization to create the actionable insights that deliver value across finance.  Our savvy reporting and analytics experts use market-leading tools and data automation to make a positive impact that is felt across the business.  If you can work on autonomous teams, integrate the latest practices with your approach, write code to handle massive data sets, simplify complex decisions by providing flexible, fast and sustainable decision-making solutions, then you’ll be very successful on our Data Analytics and Automation team. As a senior data analyst in Finance Capabilities, you will take the lead as you: 

  • Execute or direct a variety of analytics initiatives including; metric identification, reason coding, hypothesis testing, time series analysis, cluster analysis, root cause analysis, scale of impact quantification, predictive analysis, business process improvement, or scenario analysis. 
  • Work closely with Finance Tax Team to build efficient data and reporting products for Enterprise Tax Compliance and Audit Processes.
  • Use a wide variety of analytics tools including R, Python, SQL, and proprietary BI platforms (Tableau or similar tools) to work with diverse data assets and big data platforms like Hadoop.
  • Break down complex processes in order to complete analyses that directly improve operational performance.
  • Inspire intellectual curiosity around operational improvement opportunities. 
  • In situations when reliable data does not exist, look for creative ways to obtain it. 
  • Contribute to the development of tools and processes which make the team more efficient. 
  • Build deep understanding of business outcomes and stakeholder responsibilities. 

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Posted: 2022-08-12 Expires: 2022-10-20
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