Business Intelligence Analyst

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Ref#: 27529
CBS Business Unit: CBS Interactive
Job Type: Full-Time Staff
Job Location: Burbank, CA, US

About Us:

CBS Interactive, a division of CBS Corporation, is the premier online content network for information and entertainment. With more than 250 million people visiting its properties each month, it is a top 10 Web property globally and a top 5 Web property in the U.S. in terms of unique video viewers. Its portfolio of leading brands, which include CNET, CBS.com, CBSNews.com, CBSSports.com, GameSpot, TVGuide.com and Last.fm, span popular categories like technology, entertainment, sports, news, and gaming.

About the team

We are the Central Audience Development and Acquisition team. We work closely with all CBSi brands (CBS, CBS News, Sports, CNET, GameSpot, TVGuide, et al.) to develop, promote and amplify the very best content and products of what CBSi produces every day.


Description:
CBSi Central Audience Development and Acquisition team is seeking a Business Intelligence Analyst to play a highly visible and important role providing the business with the highest quality insights for decision making.

From helping to frame the initial questions, shaping the data and analyzing to presenting recommendations based on the results. The BI Analyst is able to understand the problem facing the business and come back with an insightful solution.  To accomplish this, the analyst is comfortable with off-the-shelf web analytics packages, directly querying in SQL against the data warehouse, and using analytics software.  The analyst can also effectively communicate with all levels of the organization and promote and defend the recommendations they are making.  The analyst also partners closely with product management to ensure reporting needs are met. The analyst should also be proactive in identifying opportunities for analysis and optimization. The business intelligence analyst will be required to provide analyses and recommendations regarding campaign performance, financial performance, and advertising effectiveness.

Specific Responsibilities:
Update marketing campaign tracking reports
Work with internal and external partners
Coordinate and manage meetings
Manage campaign initiatives with all stakeholders
Create, maintain, and improve process workflows
Qualifications:
BA/BS in statistics, mathematics, economics, or 3 -5 years experience in web analytics, media industry preferred
Strong ability to derive insights from data.
Experience with database tools and direct SQL access
Experience with  Tableau or other similar platforms
Experience with Adobe Site Catalyst/ Omniture
Thorough understanding of data modeling and relational databases
Experience and enthusiasm with large, raw data sets
Excel, Powerpoint
High degree of initiative and ability to learn and very enthusiastic about data
Excellent communication skills
Ability to work quickly and accurately on multiple projects concurrently
Must successfully pass a background check

Preferred Qualifications:
Experience working in the tech industry preferred; experience working in the Consumer Technology, Gaming or Digital Media industries a plus

In addition, CBS will be guided by applicable federal, state and local laws when considering for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories.

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