Senior Manager, Business Intelligence and Analytics

Senior Manager, Business Intelligence and Analytics

 

Join Livingston and grow your career in the constantly changing world of international trade. Livingston is a market leader offering customs brokerage, international trade consulting, compliance and freight forwarding services around the world.  Livingston has over 3,000 employees at more than 90 key border crossings, sea ports, airports and other strategic locations in North America, Europe and Asia.  

Our fast-paced and collaborative environment offers you the opportunity to work with leaders in the industry, receive recognition for achievements and develop your expertise in the complex and evolving world of trade. Learn how you can make an impact at Livingston.

 

Job Type: Full Time 

 

Location: HomeOffice Illinois, BC Vancouver - CN031, GA Atlanta - US079, HomeOffice Alberta, HomeOffice British Columbia, HomeOffice California, HomeOffice Colorado, HomeOffice Florida, HomeOffice Georgia, HomeOffice Indiana, HomeOffice Michigan, HomeOffice Missouri, HomeOffice New Jersey, HomeOffice New York, HomeOffice North Carolina, HomeOffice Ohio, HomeOffice Ontario, HomeOffice Pennsylvania, HomeOffice Quebec, HomeOffice South Carolina, HomeOffice Tennessee, HomeOffice Texas, HomeOffice Virginia, HomeOffice Wisconsin 

JOB SUMMARY

The Senior Manager, BI and Analytics leads a team responsible for the development and delivery of ongoing reporting needs (ad-hoc reporting and analytics) as well as the subsequent standardization, consolidation & centralization within a BI platform with the ultimate goal being to support business analysis / deliver insights as well as implementation of data solutions to mitigate the need for current non-standard user created solutions. This Senior Manager works with the leaders of all other facets of the transformation team to continuously define, improve and deliver the optimal work environment for operational users as well as our clients. 

KEY DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Manage the day-to-day operational activities of the BI and Analytics team
  • Provide training, mentoring and guidance to both direct reports as well as operational consumers of BI and Analytics
  • Work with external vendors on contractor selection
  • Make recommendations on required tools and technology
  • Monitor system performance and work with IT resources to resolve issues
  • Work with operational leaders to create a more standardized approach/templates to reports including the content, look and delivery
  • Merge common reports and rollout the new solution to all impacted users
  • Optimize data extraction from production systems to improve report performance as well as overall user experience
  • Develop reports in a variety of systems
    • May include current legacy user created tools (MS Access etc.)
    • Utilize enterprise platforms for report creation where possible (Qlik, Power BI)
  • Provide explanations on the data delivered to end users and work through discrepancies
  • Actively participate in testing of new BI tools and related/underlying data feed
  • Engage with Leadership team to understand complex business questions and advocate for best practices in data management
  • Analyze the data returned, identity discrepancies and present final analyses
  • Leverage and consolidate multiple disparate data sources to build a cohesive analysis with the goal being to work with a team to make business recommendations

KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS

  • Knowledge of agile systems development, business intelligence and analysis, and continuous improvement methodologies.
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Strong communication (oral and written), interpersonal and facilitation skills.
  • Ability to understand business and system requirements.
  • Ability to manage projects, meet deadlines and work well under pressure
  • Advanced knowledge of SQL, MS Access, Power BI or Qlik
  • Global trade knowledge 
     

WORK EXPERIENCE – MINIMUM REQUIRED

10 + years of progressive experience
Team management experience

EDUCATION

Required: Bachelors Degree or equivalent in Business or Technology

CERTIFICATIONS DESCRIPTION

COMPETENCIES

Accountability
Business Acumen and Straight Talk
Agility
Customer First Focus
Inclusion and Collaboration
Leading and Developing

Livingston is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace.

 

For Canada: Livingston is an equal opportunity employer and committed to creating and sustaining an inclusive environment in which all individuals are treated with dignity, respect and one which reflects the diversity of the community in which we operate. Accommodations are available for applicants and employees with disabilities throughout the recruitment process. If you require accommodations for interviews or other meetings, please advise when submitting your application.