Business Analyst

Gainesville, FL

Job Description

SharpSpring is a NASDAQ-traded marketing automation technology provider with thousands of customers.  We have a compelling opportunity for a detail-oriented Business Analyst with a great attitude.  Our ideal candidate will thrive on data-related challenges and seek technology-driven solutions.  If you are a high achiever who wants to work for a meritocracy, then we want to talk to you!

The Opportunity

The Business Analyst will report directly to the Chief Operating Officer supporting department managers and senior executives by preparing mission-critical operational analytics used to guide strategic decision making and day-to-day management of the company.  The position offers the opportunity to be an integral member of a team responsible for driving decision making in a high growth, fast-paced environment. Exceptional analytical, presentation, oral and written communication and teamwork skills are essential.

The Responsibilities

  • Compile, analyze, and disseminate KPIs and key operational metrics
  • Deliver timely and accurate operational reporting packages
  • Work with senior management to refine, measure, and review key metrics to measure performance and provide strategic guidance
  • Develop necessary queries to extract requisite and accurate data from various sources to support finance, marketing, and operations
  • Create statistical forecast and business models supporting strategic and
    operational planning processes
  • Visualize complex data in a clear and concise way that is relevant and actionable to the end user

Minimum Qualifications

  • B.A. in business administration, engineering, computer science or related
    technical field
  • 1-4 years of experience in business analysis, reporting, and dashboard
    development
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel and SQL queries
  • Experience implementing strategies for gathering, reviewing and analyzing data requirements
  • Additional development/programming experience considered a plus

Required Skills

  • Ability to analyze complex problems, identify root causes and provide
    recommendations
  • Results and deadline-oriented, ability to prioritize and multitask
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to communicate issues in a clear and concise manner
  • Self-starter capable of working with minimal oversight
  • Positive, enthusiastic attitude and flexibility to do what it takes in a small team environment

SharpSpring is a NASDAQ-traded leader in the marketing automation industry with thousands of customers worldwide.

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