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Business Analyst at Whisps

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Employer: Whisps

Expires: 09/01/2020

This is a truly unique opportunity to join one of the most exciting and fastest growing startups in the better-for-you CPG space. Reporting to the Strategy & Analytics Manager, the Business Analyst will work cross-functionally with the Finance, Sales, Executive, Supply Chain, and Marketing teams to perform internal and external business analyses and provide data-driven recommendations that will guide strategic decisions in the company.ResponsibilitiesOwn and manage the execution of internal-facing analytics and workflows.Act as liaison between Sales and Analytics/Operations functions.Build analytic workflows and reports for internal tracking of key sales and operational metrics.Create insightful dashboards and presentation decks to track and share key performance metrics weekly, monthly and quarterly.Quantify sales opportunities and incorporate into production forecasts.Build detailed financial models to track and evaluate the performance of promotional activities and marketing campaigns.Extract and analyze syndicated data from IRI.Work with the sales team to build and update granular sales forecasts by customer and SKU.Own the production and analysis of data for marketing and sales presentations.Assist finance team with monthly financial closing.Assist in ad-hoc analyses and presentations for the senior leadership team.QualificationsBachelor’s degree in finance, economics, business, engineering or other quantitative field.1-2 years experience working in a highly quantitative role.Experience working in fast-paced, performance-focused environments that require complete ownership of initiatives and a proactive mindset toward problems.Highly proficient in financial modeling, Microsoft Excel & PowerPoint.Exceptional attention to detail.Excellent analytical and intuitive abilities, especially in regards to data cleaning, prep & visualization.Results-oriented, with an ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously and expeditiously.Strong verbal and written communication skills and ability to interact with all levels of management.High energy with a can-do attitude.About Whisps:Whisps, America’s best-selling cheese crisps snack company, Cheese Crisps are made by cheese people, for cheese people. We make them from just one ingredient (you guessed it!): 100% “wheel” cheese. First, master cheesemakers craft our artisanal cheeses to perfection. Then we bake them into light, flavorful crisps—deliciously low carb, high protein and gluten free—for a playfully perfect snack to beat even your cheesiest cravings. In high-growth mode, we are actively building our team to support our fantastic momentum. Based in lower Manhattan, we are looking for high-energy, passionate, entrepreneurial “Whisperers” who love food and are eager to join a fast-paced start-up.