Business Information Analyst
, Missouri
October 17, 2017
The goal of this position is to leverage understanding of data systems and operational practices to support the business.  The opportunities will vary from the creation of interim data interfaces to support information collection and determining business trends, target adherence, sales opportunities, and marketing program effectiveness. These interfaces and analyses enable Field Sales, Management, Supply Chain, and other functions to effectively drive sales, hit quarterly earnings targets, and make informed business decisions.
•Works cross functionally-with Customer Care, Marketing, Finance, Supply Chain, IT and Sales Management to provide information and analytics in support of business decisions, sales tracking, grower trends, and tactic development & measurement
•Coordinates with IT to provide integrated data solutions to facilitate business tracking, metric development, and decision support
•Develops and/or maintains non-IT data systems to support informational needs for leadership
•Develops and/or maintains non-IT data collection interfaces to support business needs
•Supports requests for various reports from Field Sales, Marketing, Supply Chain, and Management

Core Business/Functional Skills
Patterns of Behavior: Results Orientation, Customer Focus, Relationship skills and Team Orientation

Functional Skills:
•Excellent analytical and problem solving skills
•Web development experience
• Ability to work with business partners to understand business needs
• Ability to handle confidential data
•Demonstrated project management and organizational skills
•Strong initiative and positive attitude
•Customer focused
•Leadership skills
•Strong team orientation and ability to work effectively across functions
•Understands key business processes and supporting information systems/databases
•Demonstrated ability to effectively achieve results
•Effective oral and written communication skills
•Computer Skills: Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint, Outlook)
Desired System Skills:
•Business Objects, SAP BW, Salesforce, Oracle, Quickbase, Angular and Internal platforms - IRD, Gateway
•Knowledge of the Ag Business is desired but not required

Required Education & Experience:
•Bachelors degree, or its equivalent, required
•Web development experience, preferably with Angular
•Oracle/SQL development
• Minimum of 3 years related experience required

A little about us:
At Monsanto, we believe that diverse perspectives solve big challenges and deliver a broad range of solutions to help nourish our growing world.

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