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Are you passionate about innovating to drive growth in the CPG marketplace? Are you motivated to excel in all you do? Join us.

To apply for this position, please email your resume in MS Word or Adobe PDF format to our human resources department at HR@ForesightROI.com.

 

Business Intelligence Development Manager

Position Overview:

The Business Intelligence Development Manager is responsible for overseeing Foresight’s suite of reporting tools.  This includes both internal and external facing reporting capabilities.  They are expected to work with both the client service and development teams to understand the needs of Foresight clients and to build and maintain a reporting infrastructure.  In addition, the BI Development Manager will be responsible for selecting the best BI tools for Foresight to use.  Some day-to-day responsibilities include: working with client service to develop and update a suite of reports, maintaining an inventory of current and future reports, using relational databases (SQL Server) to extract the necessary data in a structure that can be used to build reports.

 

  • Drive for Results:  Hard worker.  Focuses energy on high impact tasks in a sometimes ambiguous and multi-tasked setting.  Ability to prioritize, execute, and deliver. 
    • Curiosity:  Constantly strives to find the best solution to complicated business problems.  Doesn’t stop at ‘good enough’ and gets immersed in the client’s business.
    • Takes initiative:  Self-directed and works independently.  Able to see the problems and find a solution even if outside functional lane.  Proactive throughout project life-cycle.
    • Data Driven: Understands key data metrics and can organize them into visualizations with logical and meaningful data flow
  • Domain Expertise: Has experience working with Business Intelligence tools and has the capability to select the best tool for Foresight’s needs.    Ability to create a suite of standard-use reports as well as customized reports for certain users. 
  • Teamwork:  Team player able to work with both internal and external clients.  Active listener that works to understand the organization’s needs.
  • Organization/Communication: Tracks available reporting tools as well as current and future development projects.  Uses common naming and structure across all projects.

Required:

  • 3+ years’ experience creating visuals and building dashboards and customizations
  • Tableau Server experience is a plus
  • Experience working with relational databases such as SQL Server
  • Collaborative with the ability to work closely with both business and development partners
  • Demonstrated skill in various computer/statistical languages (SQL, C#, etc.)
  • Working proficiency with MS Office (Excel, PowerPoint)
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Strong written and oral communication skills. 
  • High levels of self-motivation and intellectual curiosity

 

 

About Foresight ROI

What We Do

Foresight ROI is a marketing analytics organization, founded in 2009, that specializes in analytics within the Consumer Packaged Goods (CPG) industry. The company offers the following analytical analysis:

  • Shopper Foresight – analysis of the client’s shopper marketing engagement at the event/tactic level. Accompanying software, Shopper Planner compliments the analysis by providing clients the ability to plan, budget, and forecast their shopper marketing plans.
  • Marketing Foresight – analysis of the client’s above the line, media marketing investments and provide mix reallocation recommendations based on standard marketing mix analyses
  • Pricing Foresight – analysis of clients pricing structure, discount strategy and optimal gaps to competitive products which assists in company’s pricing strategy, price pack architecture, etc.

Foresight ROI is the only company in the United States who has proven capabilities to provide analytics on shopper marketing engagement at the event/tactic level using our Shopper Foresight product.

Why We Do It

We provide return on investment analysis to allow marketers to better measure their efforts, justify their marketing budgets, and improve accountability of marketing spending in the industry. We connect the dots between efforts and outcome, and can make recommendations to improve their return on their investment.  In short, we provide decision support that fosters an atmosphere of continuous marketing improvement for our clients.

What We Offer

We truly believe we can make a difference in our clients business by delivering profit maximizing marketing investments with long term engagements that deliver continuous improvement.  In kind, we believe we can provide and maximize return on your career investment through an energetic, fast-paced work environment with plenty of opportunity to grow.

  • Downtown Chicago Loop location, two blocks from both commuter rail stations and the “L”
  • On-site gym with company paid membership
  • Fully stocked break room with complementary snacks and drinks
  • Frequent company and team outings
  • Small office / start-up environment
  • Opportunity to work directly with senior executives in CPG and Retail
  • Comprehensive benefits package
 

Foresight ROI is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer:

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, disability, sex, age, ethnic or national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or presentation, pregnancy, genetics, veteran status or any other status protected by state or federal law.

NOTE:  This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive. Employee may perform other related duties as negotiated to meet the ongoing needs of the organization

 

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