Companies seek business analysts with experience in financial analysis, data flow analysis and project management. A successful candidate is able to effectively communicate with all levels of the organization in both oral and written form.
Strong experience with Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Visio and Project is expected.
Typical duties of a business analyst
- Planning, implementing, improving, monitoring and supporting business information systems across multiple departments
- Ensuring business data and reporting needs are met
- Developing and monitoring data quality metrics
- Organizing and formatting reports for distribution