Data Analyst

Full Time posted 4 months ago

Job Description

INDUSTRY: Banking

SUMMARY:
Merit Services is currently seeking an exceptional and driven Data Analyst to join our esteemed client’s vibrant team in Vaughan. We are in search of a highly skilled professional who thrives on challenges and possesses exceptional problem-solving abilities. As a Data Analyst, you will play a pivotal role in helping our client achieve their commercial objectives through your robust analytical acumen.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Collaborate closely with cross-functional teams to understand and analyze business requirements, processes, and objectives.
  • Utilize your exceptional analytical skills to extract actionable insights from complex datasets, enabling informed decision-making.
  • Employ a proactive approach to identify areas for improvement and implement innovative data-driven solutions to drive efficiency and effectiveness.
  • Act as a trusted advisor and bridge the gap between business stakeholders and technical teams, ensuring clear communication and understanding of requirements.
  • Conduct comprehensive research and gather relevant data to support business cases, proposals, and strategic initiatives.
  • Develop insightful reports and compelling visualizations to effectively communicate findings and recommendations to key stakeholders.
  • Stay abreast of the latest industry trends, emerging technologies, and best practices in data analysis to provide valuable insights and strategic recommendations.
  • Collaborate with project managers and teams to ensure timely delivery of projects, meeting quality standards and stakeholder expectations.
  • Continuously monitor and evaluate the impact of implemented solutions, making necessary adjustments to optimize performance and outcomes.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Data Science, Statistics, Mathematics, Computer Science, or a related field.
  • Proven experience as a Data Analyst, showcasing strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Exceptional ability to work with complex data sets, analyze trends, and derive actionable insights.
  • Proficiency in data analysis and visualization tools (e.g., Python, R, SQL, Tableau, Power BI, etc.).
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to collaborate effectively with diverse stakeholders.
  • Strong organizational and time management abilities, with keen attention to detail.
  • Proactive mindset with the ability to work independently and adapt to changing priorities.
  • Familiarity with statistical methodologies and predictive modeling techniques is preferred.
  • Prior experience in the [specific industry or domain] will be considered a strong asset.

BENEFITS

  • We offer a highly competitive compensation and benefits package. 
  • Chances to advance and nurture your professional path. 
  • An environment that fosters cooperation and encouragement in work. 
  • Achieving equilibrium between one’s personal and professional life, as well as implementing adaptable work hours. 
  • Extensive coverage and advantages for overall physical and mental wellbeing. 

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