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Analyst, Data Analytics (Procurement)

Lincoln Financial Group Greensboro, NC
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Job Description

Alternate Locations: Fort Wayne, IN (Indiana); Greensboro, NC (North Carolina); Radnor, PA (Pennsylvania)


Relocation assistance is not available for this opportunity.



Requisition #51761


About the Company

Lincoln Financial Group provides advice and solutions that help empower people to take charge of their financial lives with confidence and optimism. Today, more than 17 million customers trust our retirement, insurance and wealth protection expertise to help address their lifestyle, savings and income goals, as well as to guard against long-term care expenses. Headquartered in Radnor, Pennsylvania, Lincoln Financial Group is the marketing name for Lincoln National Corporation (NYSE: LNC) and its affiliates.

The Role

 

This Analyst, Data Analytics position will consult/analyze and deliver on more complex data analytics and metrics to support goals & objectives for his/her assigned area(s) of responsibility. S/he will also act as a resource to applicable internal/external stakeholders. S/he will identify more complex data patterns and trends, and provide insights to enhance business decision making.  This is a new position supporting the Strategic Sourcing Team in Procurement.

 

Responsibilities

  • Collects, interprets, and analyzes more complex data across his/her area of responsibility to support management decisions and improve inefficiencies.
  • Ensures data integrity and develops procedures for increasing the quality and accuracy of information from multiple data sources.
  • Generates reports, and aids in transforming base transactional data into meaningful information to drive informed dialog and strategy development with internal and external stakeholders.
  • Identifies and interprets more complex developments, variances, and trends; researches inconsistencies/anomalies in the data and presents findings to management.
  • Maintains an understanding of how the data contained in the various systems are utilized, and is able to triangulate various aspects of the data into a usable format to support decision making.
  • Serves as a resource to advise management & business stakeholders on use of quality business analytics, tools, and methods to improve efficiency, accuracy, and interpretation of various business metrics.
  • This will support the Sourcing managers, will work in Ariba modules, do research and organize data categories.

 

Education & Experience

  • 3 - 5+ Years of data analytics, data mining, and/or reporting experience that directly aligns to the responsibilities of this position.(Required)
  • 4 Year/Bachelors degree or equivalent work experience (4 years of experience in lieu of Bachelors) in Math, Finance, Accounting, Business, Operations, or Market research  (Minimum Required)

 

 


This position may be subject to Lincolns Political Contribution Policy. An offer of employment may be contingent upon disclosing to Lincoln the details of certain political contributions. Lincoln may decline to extend an offer or terminate employment for this role if it determines political contributions made could have an adverse impact on Lincolns current or future business interests, misrepresentations were made, or for failure to fully disclose applicable political contributions and or fundraising activities.

Lincoln Financial Group (LFG) is an Equal Opportunity employer and, as such, is committed in policy and practice to recruit, hire, compensate, train and promote, in all job classifications, without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), age, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, veterans status, or genetic information. Applicants are evaluated on the basis of job qualifications. If you are a person with a disability that impedes your ability to express your interest for a position through our online application process, or require TTY/TDD assistance, contact us by calling 260-455-2558.







Job Details

Date Posted May 14, 2018
Date Closes June 13, 2018
Requisition 51761-en_US
Located In Greensboro, NC
Department Business Analysis
SOC Category 00-0000.00
Location