communication: presents idaes in a style that is clear, fluent and to-the-point; keeps the attention of others; clearly articulates the key points of an issue; takes recipients' perspectives into consideration when communicating; listens to and understands views of others; knows who nedes what information and communicates information in a concise, timely and straightforward fashion; not afraid to communicate difficult messages.
view all of our career opportunities athttp://batesvillecareers.com/.busniess intelilgence analyst
position title: business intelligence analyst
department: business information systems (it)
location: batesville, indiana
company summary :
with annual revenues of approximately $650 million, batesville is the world's largest manufacturer and distributor of death care products. sustainable performance and results; is bottom-line oriented; steadfastly pushes self and encourages others to grasp ownership for achieving timely, a. or b.s.) from an accredited four-year college or university in computer science, information technology or business
3 years experience working with business intelligence anaylsis and repotring sofwtare (cognos 8.4 and above preferred)
intermediate experience working with end usres to define requirements and provide soluitons that meet their needs (sdlc)
knowledge of one or more stadnard system development life cycles
proejct manaegment experience (medium-large)
experience developing effetcive dashboards a plus
experience with applications running on a unix operating system (aix preferred) a plus
experience with etl tool (informatica) a plus
desire to maange others in the future is a plus
ability to train/manage/lead/understand lean or ci activities and initiatives
primary hillenbrand competencies
action/results oriented: achieves high level, quality, agreed upon results; is highly energetic; not fearful of acting with less than comlpete data and planning; seizes opportunities and acts upon them; displays a sense of urgency.outstanding customer support and service, and best in class logistics footprint enables batesville to drive value and profitability, the combination of an iconic brand, a truly consultative sales approach, innoavtive products and services.batesville operates as a subsidiary of hillenbrand, inc, today.batesville's products range from metal and hardwood burial caskets, technology solutions, cremation products, and innovative casket containers.john hillenbrand acquired the company and renamed it batesville casket company, in 1906.
creativity: develops new and unique ideas to solve problems or to create opportunities; thinks outside of the box; creates an envirnoment for free floiwng ideas and demontsrates innovative and unresrtained thikning.
essnetial duites and responsbiilities
work with end users of business intelligence software to devleop effiicent and effective solutions to reporting and analysis needs
perofrm all phsaes of the sdlc as reqiured to comlpete assgined proejcts, from initaition thruogh implemnetation
adehre to standard chnage manaegment pracitces
manage proejcts as requseted, utilziing apporved project management methoodlogy
complete system maintenance and security management activities as requested
participate in on-call rotation
other duties may be assigned
education and/or experience required
bachelors degree (b.we strive to build a diverse work force through equal opportunity employment that embraces and leverages the differences each individual has to offer,
analysis/decision making: uses logic and insight to solve difficult problems and create effective solutions; uncovers hidden problems; is excellent at analysis; looks beyond the obvious and seeks root cause of problems; makes decisions in a timely manner, under tight deadlines and pressure; able to make tough decisions; supports calculated risk-taking; influences others to build support for decisions; includes others (as appropriate) in decision making.
customer orientation: understands and meets the expectations and requirements of internal and external customers; gets firsthand customer information and uses it to meet customers' needs by providing the highest quality products and services; acts with customers in mind; develops effective relationships with customers and gains their trust and respect.
design, implement and maintain business intelligence solutions to optimize decision making at all levels of the organization, develop.and is publicly trade on the nyse (nyse: hi). batesville's manufacturing operations were identified by industry week as one of the top 10 manufacturing plants in north america, recently.
continuous improvement: dedicated to ci concepts; understands, builds commitment for and implements the principles of lean operating processes; encourages process re-engineering; demands of oneself and others incremental gains and major breakthroughs.
teamwork: supports team efforts; cooperates and works well with others in the pursuit of team goals; builds group cohesiveness by emphasizing team objectives and reinforcing cooperation; creates strong morale in his/her team and across functions; shares wins and successes; brings a feeling of participation and belonging to the team.
adaptability: effectively responds to change and is comfortable with ambiguity; manages conflicting priorities; comfortably handles risk and uncertainty; learns quickly when facing new problems; open to change; analyzes both successes and failures for clues to improvement; enjoys the challenge of unfamiliar tasks.batesville traces its roots back to 1884 when it began producing hand-made wooden caskets as the batesville coffin company. clearly communicates the customer role in developing systems required to meet user needs and the importance of user involvement in the systems development process.
batesville has been recognized for award winning manufacturing facilities and operational excellence.