Data Analytics Specialist

Indigo is a company dedicated to harnessing nature to help farmers sustainably feed the planet. With a vision of creating a world where farming is an economically desirable and accessible profession, Indigo works alongside its growers to apply natural approaches, conserve resources for future generations, and grow healthy food for all. Utilizing beneficial plant microbes to improve crop health and productivity, Indigo’s portfolio is focused on cotton, wheat, barley, corn, soybeans, and rice. The company, founded by Flagship Pioneering, is headquartered in Boston, MA, with additional offices in Memphis, TN, Research Triangle Park, NC, Sydney, Australia, Buenos Aires, Argentina, and São Paulo, Brazil.  www.indigoag.com

The role of the Data Analytics Specialist is to work with different internal clients throughout Indigo to create action driven insights visualized on a business intelligence platform.  

Responsibilities:

  • Love data: you build datasets and reports that provide key insights for key internal functions (supply chain operations, procurement)
  • Focus on scale: you move beyond the day-to-day ask so teams can self-service data and have their reporting automated and flexible
  • Problem solve: translate vague business questions into specific data-driven solutions
  • Knowledge share: you present and mentor others on insights and metric visualization
  • Pulling and reporting on data out of Sales Force and Oracle
  • Weekly commercial team presentation readiness for supply chain requirements

Competencies:

  • Loves messy data
  • Able to collect data as well as process, visualize and create stories
  • Ability to independently drive analysis concluding with rationalized recommendations
  • Understand how to translate a customer's request into a valuable visualization
  • Able to translate excel based visualizations into BI tools with ease
  • Able to translate data requirements to user stories for engineering
  • Strong understanding of competitive BI tool strengths and weaknesses
  • Excellent communicator
    • Able to communicate with engineers
    • Ability to translate technical requirements into business user concepts and vice versa
    • Able to communicate with a variety of stakeholders
  • Hands-on, will pick up the phone and make any call to find out information we need
  • Skilled at prioritizing workload and competing priorities
  • Able to set time expectations for work 
  • Embrace the opportunity to improve past work and comfortable throwing things out and starting again
  • Comfortable with ambiguity and able to change gears quickly

 

Qualifications:

  • 3+ years in a data-intensive role (or equivalent experience)
  • 1-3 years of Tableau, Spotfire or other BI Tool experience 
  • 1-3 years of ERP, Oracle, SAP, Sales Force, ect.
  • Agriculture, logistics or supply side experience preferred
  • Bachelor’s degree preferred
  • Based in Memphis, TN

Indigo is committed to living our values, specifically “creating a work environment where everyone feels respected, connected, and has opportunities to learn and grow.” As part of living our values, we strive to create a diverse and inclusive work environment where everyone feels they can be themselves and has an equal opportunity of succeeding.

 


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