Legg Mason

  • Senior Business Intelligence Analyst

    Job Locations US-CT-Stamford
    Req. #
    2018-2849
    Division
    Global Sales Management Analytics
    Position Type
    Regular
  • Position Overview

    Legg Mason’s Global Distribution organization is searching for a Senior Business Intelligence Analyst to join the Business Analytics team.

     

    In this role, you will be essential to Legg Mason’s enhanced focus on being a data driven organization. You will primarily focus on partnering with our US based sales and marketing teams to leverage data science techniques to identify actionable insights for the organization. Legg Mason has volumes of data ripe for someone with the right skills to interrogate and build strong business value out of.

     

    To be successful in this role, you’ll need to put your top notch analytical and interpersonal skills to use. Developing strong relationships with the sales and marketing organizations and fully understanding their analytics needs are key to being a valued partner to leadership and Legg Mason’s sales force.

    Key Responsibilities:

     

    • Leverage advanced tools, such as R, Python and Tableau to better understand the data and glean insights.
    • Prototype, validate and deploy analytic techniques which deliver unique value to the organization.
    • Build predictive models leveraging machine learning algorithms to bring forward timely, actionable insights.
    • Develop methods to quantify the value of data and analysis for the organization through A/B testing, control groups and report outs.
    • Partner with technology resources to productionize models and implement a process for consumption.
    • Proactively consult with the sales and marketing teams to identify ways to better leverage the data in their day to day processes; identifying, prioritizing and executing on new usages.

    Qualifications:

     

    • Bachelor’s in Finance, Mathematics, Economics, Computer Science, Information Management or similar
    • Experience in an analytic, data management, or data science capacity
    • Experience working with and an understanding of machine learning algorithms
    • Expert knowledge of Microsoft Excel
    • Strong analytical skills with the ability to collect, organize, analyze, interpret and disseminate significant amounts of information with attention to detail and accuracy
    • Background in Python or R a plus
    • Basic relational database understanding; experience in SQL a plus
    • Strong written/verbal communication, presentation, and relationship building skills

    Company Overview

    Legg Mason is a leading global asset management firm that offers rewarding career opportunities for individuals who share our core values: integrity, collaboration, passion for results, empowerment, and a commitment to our profession. We have a presence in every major financial center across the globe, and we look for exceptional professionals who want to shape a rewarding career through intellectual curiosity, leadership, and team-oriented approach. If you are passionate about the investment business and about building your future with one of the industry's premier firms, consider the opportunities at Legg Mason today.

    Benefits

    Legg Mason offers a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package which includes medical, dental, vision, 401(k), profit-sharing, generous amounts of paid time off, employee stock purchase plan, match on the 401K, flexible work schedules, tuition reimbursement, incredible referral bonuses and much more!

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