Microsoft Excel Analyst

Chicago IL
Posted 2 weeks ago

One of our clients in River North is a fast-growing health insurance company looking to hire a Business Analyst.

You MUST be extremely strong in Microsoft Excel which will be a huge part of the job.

The base salary will be $60,000-$70,000 which may be negotiable based on experience.


  • Understand the company’s business processes, to help support the objectives
  • Work together with executive management to understand challenges and gaps within current processes to help improve visibility and performance with data
  • Find opportunities to utilize data and analysis to create value for the business
  • Provide new and creative insights to business leaders through a combination of descriptive and diagnostic analytics
  • Create interactive dashboards and reports to increase visibility for our licensed advisors
  • Forecasting using complex and intuitive models
  • Collect, analyze, and evaluate data to provide recommendations for projects and initiatives
  • Synthesize raw data into digestible and actionable information
  • Continually think of new ways that data-based insights can help support the organization


  • 2+ years of experience guiding strategic decision-making in a business context through a combination of descriptive and diagnostic analytics
  • Expert (or near expert) in Microsoft Excel
  • Experience managing multi-faceted projects and demonstrating the ability to effectively plan and prioritize work to achieve the greatest impact as quickly and efficiently as possible
  • Proven ability to create visualizations and reports that are dynamic, intuitive, and easily interpretable for a range of user types
  • Proven ability to take insights and turn them into actionable steps that can drive business value
  • Ability to communicate complex concepts verbally and in writing to colleagues with varying degrees of analytical knowledge and understanding
  • Experience extracting and standardizing inconsistent data from disparate data sources
  • Desire to improve and expand analytical and data visualization skills
  • Ability to work independently with limited oversight

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