Data Analytics Consultant

Jacksonville, Florida
Not Specified
Apr 03, 2018
Jun 02, 2018
Customer Service
Job Type
Not Specified
Career Level
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Job Description

Data Analytics is the foundation for data-driven decision making at Allstate Benefits. This team works across the organization to manage the analysis, modeling, and strategy of data at Allstate Benefits. By partnering with different business areas, this team can identify growth opportunities, improve profitability, and provide transparency by using data and analysis to solve business problems.

The Data & Analytics-Consultant is responsible for supporting data analytics initiatives in order to generate business value and and provide quantitative support for management and business decisions. The Consultant combines business knowledge, technical skills, and quantitative ability in order to identify and resolve complex problems. Manipulation of data, exploratory data analysis, running and evaluation of models, and development of advanced reporting are all tasks that would be part of daily responsibilities of the Consultant.

Key responsibilities:

  • Extracts and transforms data from different areas to be used for modeling and reporting

  • Analyzes data in order to derive insight and find actionable initiatives

  • Use predictive modeling techniques to enhanced business understanding and drive decision making

  • Provides reporting support to various business units in the organization

Job Qualifications

  • Bachelors degree required in mathematics, statistics, computer science, or similar discipline

  • 0-2 years of business experience and/or data management experience

  • Possesses strong quantitative and analytical skills

  • Ability to work with, explore, and analyze large volumes of data

  • Ability to synthesize large amounts of complex data into meaningful conclusions and recommendations

  • Strong ability to manage multiple priorities given aggressive timelines; comfortable performing in a fast paced, dynamic and ambiguous business environment; manage both internal and external resources

  • Uses sound decision making capabilities including problem solving approaches, decision frameworks; ability to support complex analysis

  • Ability to structure documents to effectively communicate with senior management and drive alignment and decision making

  • Ability to quickly master and utilize various software tools

  • Strong technical skillset required, including Microsoft Excel

  • Experience with R, SAS, SQL preferred

  • Programming experience is a plus

The candidate(s) offered this position will be required to submit to a background investigation, which includes a drug screen.

Good Work. Good Life. Good Hands.

As a Fortune 100 company and industry leader, we provide a competitive salary but thats just the beginning. Our Total Rewards package also offers benefits like tuition assistance, medical and dental insurance, as well as a robust pension and 401(k). Plus, youll have access to a wide variety of programs to help you balance your work and personal life -- including a generous paid time off policy.

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