Senior Business Intelligence Consultant

Boston, Massachusetts
Behavioral Science – Insights
Full-Time (Salaried)
The Senior Business Intelligence Consultant is responsible for developing relationships with our large enterprise clients and delivering influential insights as part of a broader account strategy.We are looking for individuals who are passionate about using data to drive customer value and have significant experience in weaving a compelling story with data.  

Working across the business, he or she will deliver data-driven presentations, reports, and white papers to clients across the sales and client relationship lifecycle.  This person will be part of a growing team that is focused on taking our technology start up to the next level utilizing their consulting and analytics expertise to drive innovation through data.

Travel will be less than 10%. This role reports to the Director of Insights.

Responsibilities:

    • Own and manage insights deliverables from end to end, from concept to delivery
    • Prioritize workload and manage time effectively across multiple clients and deliverables
    • Independently understand the issues and goals, and interpret the results of an engagement in partnership with stakeholders
    • Clearly articulate derived insights into business relevant conclusions and data stories
    • Create presentations, reports, and/or white papers that take into account the view from an outside party and can stand on their own
    • Highlight risks and identify value adds within the data-driven results and processes
    • Liaise with data scientists and technical resources to obtain data points relevant to the goals of the deliverables and clients you are working with
    • Manage/drive deliverables to completion, inclusive of keeping deliverable on track (or getting back on track)
    • Manage and build strong relationships with Cogito data scientists and account teams
    • Manage, build and own relationships with client stakeholders as part of a broader account strategy

Requirements:

    • BA in Information Systems or related field
    • At least 7-10 years experience in business intelligence & data analytics
    • Ability to switch gears quickly and work in a fast-paced start-up culture
    • Extensive experience presenting data-based Insights to clients, from C-suite to junior data analysts, communicating with equal proficiency to technical or business stakeholders
    • Extensive experience in consulting or working with large enterprise clients

Required Skills:

    • Expertise in data visualization and presentation tools, including Tableau, PowerPoint, Google Slides, Excel, etc
    • Strong understanding of how analytics can be used to support business/industry processes or challenges
    • Familiarity with best practices in data visualization, data storytelling, and data-driven reporting
    • Strong understanding of how to identify relationships, patterns, and trends in large amounts of data
    • Expertise in communicating requirements and data needs to technical teammates
    • Expertise in tailoring communication to particular stakeholders or groups being spoken to
    • Ability to connect meaningfully with a variety of personalities and knows when to take the lead in relationship development and when to enable others to take the lead
    • Ability to work independently and adapt your style to rapid organizational and software changes
    • Familiarity with statistics and statistical approaches
Benefits
• Your choice of comprehensive benefits for you and your family’s health, dental, vision, disability, and life insurance
• Frequent catered lunch and live product demos
• 401(k) retirement plan options
• Ongoing professional development and cross-training
• 20 days vacation time, 5 days sick time, 2 floating holidays and 11 company holidays (yes, Patriot’s Day is a holiday)
• 2 "Be Gentle" personal days
• Company paid parental leave upon hire
• Competitive pay, stock options, and annual bonus eligibility
• Casual dress and fun office atmosphere
• Pre-tax commuter benefits
• Stocked groceries in the kitchen
• Office location in the heart of Boston with convenience to the MBTA lines

Equal Opportunity Employer
Cogito is a proud equal opportunity employer. We are committed to fair hiring practices and to creating a welcoming environment for all team members. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, age, familial status or veteran status.

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