Business Analyst in Dallas, TX at MV Transportation

Date Posted: 3/27/2018

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Job Description

MV Transportation is seeking a Business Analyst who will provide strategic analysis to support operational efficiencies. He or she will work directly with corporate and operational staff to understand the opportunities and develop data-driven action plans to address issues and reap benefits.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Ability to understand relationships between various data attributes and underlying detail to combine separate data sets together for complete analyses.
  • Transform raw data out of an operating model into a data set that is appropriate for deeper service-planning analysis.
  • Perform quality assurance checks on the data, and own the accuracy and timeliness of data used in the financial modeling.
  • Lead the development and maintenance of appropriate reporting and analysis for KPIs related to operational performance to ensure that current services are optimized.
  • Automate and establish repeatable work flows, so we can continuously evaluate our operations.
  • Utilize financial and operational data to provide insights into current business trends and opportunities to influence strategies and decisions.
  • Support process improvement initiatives and implement processes that allow us to analyze the profitability of certain decisions and monitor the cost drivers.

Talent Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university with a major in Business, Finance, Economics, or a related quantitative field.
  • Three (3) + years experience in analytical roles, supporting decisions and managing data.
  • Ability to clearly and effectively communicate findings to stakeholders, and collaborate cross-functionally.
  • Strong analytical reasoning skills.
  • Organized - able to juggle multiple competing projects and priorities in a fast-paced environment.
  • High level of detail-orientation.
  • Ability to meet deadlines and deliver results.
  • High level of flexibility and adaptability to meet rapidly changing challenges in a dynamic environment.
  • Proficient with Windows and related PC applications. Advanced Excel and Access Skills. MicroStrategy, Tableau,, Lawson, or Trapeze a plus.
  • Ability to work as a member of a team.

MV Transportation is committed to as policy of Equal Employment Opportunity and will not discriminate against an applicant or employee on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, national origin or ancestry, sex, physical or mental disability, veteran or military status, genetic information or any other legally recognized protected basis under federal, state or local laws, regulations or ordinances. The information collected by this application is solely to determine suitability for employment, verify identity and maintain employment statistics on applicants.

Where permissible under applicable state and local law, applicants may be subject to a pre-employment drug test and background check after receiving a conditional offer of employment.


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