Data Analyst

  • Category
    Office, clerical & administrative - Administration
  • Job type
  • Location
    Burnaby, British Columbia

Adecco is currently hiring for a Data Analyst for our client, a leading provider in electricity in BC, based in Burnaby, Surrey and Downtown Vancouver. This is a great opportunity to work for a well known, prestigious company, and grow within the business.

Main Responsbilities include:

  • Developing analytics related to product/service categories in support of problem solving and solution generation for effective decision making and business case development.
  • Develop documentation to support findings (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
  • Research, meeting support, etc. as required
  • Key accountabilities include working collaboratively with Portfolio Managers and Category Leads to:
  • Review information requirements to ensure efficient and effective input gathering, goods/products/service demand planning, and analysis of various suppliers and categories of spend and strategic options development according to the BC Hydro Category Management process standard.
  • Analysis work to include identification of data trends, patterns, limitations and gaps.
  • May include research to identify where further analysis is required.
  • Manage work that includes analysis of benefit, cost and risk of alternative strategy options/recommendations, and metrics.
  • Develop insights and interpretation of data; summarize this work into key findings;
  • Creation of documentation to support findings and overall Category Strategy (Word, PowerPoint Tables Charts, Graphs, Diagrams, flowcharts, etc.)
  • Work within and manage SharePoint Workspace for specific category
  • Work with teams to ensure effective fact based decision making.
  • Contribute to the continuous improvement of category management process as required to ensure rigour, efficiency, provide superior service and derive more value.
  • Experience with Visio or other process mapping techniques is desirable.
  • Experience managing conflicting priorities in a matrix organization is desirable.
  • A matrix organization is one in which you are part of a pool of resources each reporting to a different manager for administrative purposes while delivering work to project managers who may or may not role up to the same management structures.
  • Experience using or inputting data into Microsoft Project or other Project Management tools is desirable.
  • Specific weekly/monthly tasks for the roll will be identified, prepared and provided to the data analyst within the first 23 weeks of the assignment.
The successful candidate will need to have a good working knowledge of Microsoft Office suite, as well as the ability to use judgement to analyze and categorize data per instructions provided. Knowledge of Drawing concepts and drawing management systems, as well as use of 'Passport' would be an asset, but is not essential. 

If you feel like this is a position well suited to you, then please apply today!

  • Apply with Adecco

Reference number CA_EN_1_026526_12066642

Accommodation will be provided in all parts of the hiring process as required under Adecco’s Employment Accommodation policy. Applicants will need to make their needs known in advance to their Adecco representative.