Junior Data Analyst

Virtual Req #594
Friday, June 3, 2022

Aquent is the world's largest and most successful digital, creative and marketing talent agency. We're seeking a Data Analyst who thrives in a results-driven environment where innovation and collaboration are the keys to success.



As a data analyst, you will work with data to perform analyses, build models, and support operational projects. You will help us answer questions and better understand our business. You will work with complex data sources to find meaning in the data, and have the ability to make the connection between the technology and the business application use of it.
 
You'll work from home in a collaborative and close knit team. We're looking for someone with either great internship experience or 2 years of professional data analyst experience.  
 
This role is geared to reporting and not data science.  


Duties/Responsibilities/Primary Function:

  • Pull/transform your own data by querying an SQL database.

  • Use mathematical and statistical techniques to analyze diverse data sets.

  • Build statistical, financial, or operational models using a language such as R or Python.

  • Deliver actionable insights to decision-makers, showing an understanding of the context of the data within the business.

  • Strong business partner and able to be a collaborator.


Required Skills/Abilities/Profile:

  • Expertise with statistical and mathematical concepts necessary for analysis.

  • Ability to frame a large problem and break it down into solvable parts.

  • Experience with analysis tools such as R, SQL, and Python.

  • Excellent analytical and critical-thinking skills.

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.

  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail.


Education and Experience:

  • Bachelors in STEM or economics, or equivalent experience.

  • 0-2+ years experience with statistical and mathematical methods for analyzing data.

  • 2+ years experience with SQL.

  • 1+ years experience with a programming language such as Python or R.

  • Experience with a data visualization tool such as Tableau is a plus.

     

About Aquent:

We are a global workforce solutions company that helps organizations find, grow, and support their most valuable resource - people. More than 30 years ago, we invented the creative and marketing staffing speciality. We continue to be the largest creative staffing firm in the world. By challenging conventional wisdom, we continuously innovate across talent, services, and technology within the creative space and beyond. 

 

 What We Offer:

  • Work/life balance: we say it, we mean it!
  • Generous benefits package: medical, vision and dental benefits, generous 401(k), FSA, $8k in yearly life-long learning funds
  • An unusually generous and flexible vacation offered - AKA vacation when you need it. No accruing vacation days or rolling over vacation days - just take a vacation and have fun! 
  • Free use of our Hawaii and Florida beach houses
  • Individualistic approach: we encourage a personal touch to your work - we don't believe in a "one-size-fits-all" approach
  • Industry reputation: we are the world's largest creative staffing firm



Vitamin T/Aquent is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics.


The role is considered remote and can be supported from a number of locations that cover standard US working time zones.  There will be cases where in person team meetings or attending conferences would be required. Prolonged periods of sitting at a desk and working on a computer of up to 8hrs per day. Must be able to lift up to 15 pounds at times. 


 

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