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Reporting Analyst: Business Intelligence Reporting - Overland Park, KS

Function: Finance
Location: Overland Park, KS, Overland Park, 66210, Kansas
Date posted: 03/06/2017
Type: Full-time
Permanent / Contract: Regular
Job number: 1007203

Job Summary

Administers and maintains business intelligence and reporting (primarily in WebFOCUS) including dashboards, scheduled reporting, customer specific reporting, ad hoc reporting and other reporting solutions. Provides project management for business intelligence and reporting and is responsible for report writing and distribution.

Key Job Responsibilities

  • Maintain and administer business intelligence application

  • Provide reporting support to develop and manage business strategy

  • Provides reporting for key performance indicators and goals across the entire company in each department or function and the entire company as a whole

  • Provides both summarized and detailed reporting for insights into business results

  • Continually create new and different ways to look at data and/or deliver reporting

  • Regularly review and improve existing reporting

  • Implement new tools to put the information in the hands of those who need it

  • Look for new ways to report data, new data to report, new sources of data

  • This position will need to maintain relationships with various and potentially any major function in the company

  • Support the entire sales and customer relationship function by providing both internal reporting for sales measurement as well as external customer specific reporting for sales relationship managers

  • Provide reporting to finance for quick access and summarization of financial data

  • Provide support for supply chain management through inventory, vendor, merchandising and other relevant reporting


  • Bachelor’s Degree

  • Must have 2+ years of experience in Business Intelligence Reporting

  • Project management experience managing multiple projects (from beginning to end)

  • Strong grasp of database concepts

  • Ability to debug database/report logic and to problem solve.

  • Strong communication skills – Ability to speak in less technical terms with other business users.

  • Ability to gather requirements from end-users and translate into technical reporting requirements.

  • Presentation and public speaking

  • Ability to understand how business processes translate to the business data in business systems and databases

  • Experience training others

  • Experience testing and validating data


  • Experience using WebFocus or other report building and business intelligence tools (MSBI, Oracle Business Intelligence or Hyperion, MicroStrategy or others) is preferred

  • Advance Excel Skill Set

  • Access proficient


Staples is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, or any other basis protected by federal, state, or local law