Shorelight is hiring an
Shorelight is reinventing the international education experience for students worldwide. Based in Boston, the company works directly with top-ranked, nonprofit American universities to build innovative programs and high-touch, technology-driven services that help talented students thrive and become global citizens.
This goal of this position is to weave data-driven decision-making into the fabric of Shorelight’s everyday work. A key management role within our analytics team, you will be accountable for business intelligence reporting and data visualization products within the company. This role should have strong hands-on skills and experience as well as the ability to establish strong business relationships. Reporting to the Executive Director, Analytics, you will help drive the long-term data strategy and road map in partnership with other Analytics leadership.
Works closely with business partners across Shorelight, participating in requirements gathering sessions together to find the best possible BI solution or analytics product to a given business need
Owns the entire lifecycle of an analytics product – ideation, design, development, testing, deployment, and support
Delivers work that generates insights, using creativity and pragmatism, getting to the “so what?”
Makes recommendations grounded in data and guided by a broader understanding of the business
Participates in the development of company benchmarks of key metrics and performance indicators
Manages, guides, and mentors a team of analysts capable of meeting personal, departmental, and company goals
Manages daily operations of analyst team to ensure successful project delivery; ensures fair allocation of workload and resources, aligning projects with priority to the business
Works closely with data architecture team to prioritize data warehouse needs
Contributes to data strategy for reporting, dashboards, and self-service analytics
Structures and presents analyses to executives and other key stakeholders
Leverages innovative tools and approaches, identifying new methodologies to conduct analyses
Drives continuous improvement in data analytics and business intelligence capabilities, spreading that knowledge and expertise throughout the organization
Maintains knowledge of industry best practices
Interested candidates should submit a resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Shorelight Eduction is an Equal Opportunity Employer.