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Associate Director, Operations Analysis in Penang-Jalan Sultan Ahmad Shah

Associate Director, Operations Analysis

Associate Director of Operations Analysis


IHS Markit Engineering & Product Design (E&PD) business line is seeking an Associate Director of Operations Analysis to lead a Malaysia based (Penang & Kuala Lumpur) team of Data Analysts responsible for providing business reporting and analytics, enabling the business line to increase revenue, manage cost efficiencies and improve third-party content supplier relationships. This position is also responsible for directly managing a team of 8-10 analysts based in Malaysia. This position will report to the Executive Director of Operations of E&PD business who is currently based in the USA . Responsibilities will include leading & managing projects and initiatives to increase operational process improvements and efficiencies. This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced people manager with a Data Analytics background to join a large, successful multi-national cooperation.

Education & Work Experience:

  • Bachelor's degree in Finance, Data Science/Analytics, Economics, Statistics, Accounting, Computer Science or equivalent experience.
  • 15+ years of working experience in a financial or business operation with a minimum 5 years of data analytics and reporting experience
  • 5+ years of experience supervising five or more employees at one time
  • 3+ work experience as a Project/Program Manager for multiple projects

Job Responsibilities:

  • Providing reporting and data analytics expertise and assistance to Royal Reporting, Sales Enablement and Product Management within the E&PD business line.
  • Leading and mentoring a team of data analysts with high engagement and minimal attrition
  • Managing multiple long-term and short-term programs that require influencing project members outside of the direct team members
  • Reporting statuses of various projects to business leaders and stakeholders. And, escalating and mitigating project delays timely to complete projects on time.
  • Performing detailed analysis of process flows that currently exist within various functions of the business line to recommend improvements and efficiencies.

Required Skills:

  • Advanced level technical acumen in business intelligence & reporting tools - Tableau, Power BI, Access, Excel, Power Point, SQL
  • Excellent command of written and spoken English
  • Solid understanding of agile and traditional project management principles and practices and the ability to blend them together in right proportions to fit a project and business environment
  • Strong collaboration and partnership skills to indirectly influence project teams that are cross-functional and multi-national
  • Experience producing & presenting reports and analytics to executive leadership level audience is definite plus
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills


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  • Req ID: R14631
  • Date Posted: 08/11/2020
  • Job Category: Operations
  • Location: Penang-Jalan Sultan Ahmad Shah
  • City, State: Penang, Pulau Pinang (Penang)
  • Country: Malaysia

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