As part of the Data & Analytics Center of Excellence, the “Director of Advanced Analytics” will support the business strategies by providing analytical services to support various initiatives. In this new role, the individual will support the design and implementation of short and long term strategies and tactics to develop an analytics platform to support the business to enable an insights/analytics-driven decision making process. This individual will own relationships and lead tracking, analysis and results reporting of various initiatives within Aramark to support management decisions and strategy development.
This individual will work collaboratively across numerous functions, including Operations, Human Resources, Marketing, Business Development, Finance, Information Technology, Culinary, and Retail teams in our consumer facing businesses.
Bachelor’s degree in Statistics, Computer Science, Economics, Mathematics, Operations Research, Engineering or related field.
Minimum 8 years of experience in Business Analytics, Data Modeling or in related disciplines.
Be able to work independently and collaboratively
Excellent interpersonal skills: collaborating, networking, influencing; able to work effectively in virtual international and cross-functional teams
Ability to program in SAS, R, SPSS or Python
Comfortable working with large, complex data sources
Experience in data mining and building data models
Experience in building predictive models
Experience with test & learn methodologies
Strong organizational, project management and time management skills
Excellent analytical skills with demonstrated ability to solve problems
Ability to present complicated analytical material in a concise and compelling manner to a non-technical audience
Ability to work with large transactional databases across multiple platforms.
Experience with BI tools a plus. Ex: (QlikView, Tableau)
Proficiency in SQL a plus
Must have advanced proficiency in Microsoft Office tools such as: Excel, Power Point and Access
Excellent communication skills: clear oral and written skills; effective questioning; active listening