American Express Careers

Business Analyst- Forcasting

Brighton, United Kingdom
Finance

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Job Description


You’ll do more than the expected. You’ll do the unexpected.

  • Develop Short-Term and Long-Term forecasts for major card products call volume in the US market.

  • Leverage complex data sources to extract meaningful insights. Conduct strategic analyses to inform business decisions and actionable recommendations.

  • Develop and automate reports/dashboards to inform partners and senior leaders.

  • Manage ad-hoc projects and partner closely with Finance and Reengineering to identify opportunity areas and deliver analytical solutions.


Offer of employment with American Express is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background verification check, subject to applicable laws and regulations.


Qualifications


Required skills

  • Rigorous analytics/econometrics to effectively solve complex business problems.

  • Ability to build strong relationships in a cross-functional environment, interacting with and influencing partners in Capacity Planning, Finance, Scheduling and Real Time Optimization.

  • Strong programming/analytics skills are required (SQL, SAS, R, PYTHON, HIVE etc.). 

  • Working experience in reporting (i.e. data visualization, Tableau).

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.

  • Experience working with large datasets; knowledge of Hive, SAS, SQL, or other programming language preferred (including VBA). 

  • Experience working with machine learning algorithms to develop best in class predictive modeling (including neural networks) preferred.

  • Advanced degree in Statistics, Economics, Applied Economics, or Business Analytics or equivalent experience. Master’s degree preferred.


Why American Express?

There’s a difference between having a job and making a difference.

 

American Express has been making a difference in people’s lives for over 160 years, backing them in moments big and small, granting access, tools, and resources to take on their biggest challenges and reap the greatest rewards.

 

We’ve also made a difference in the lives of our people, providing a culture of learning and collaboration, and helping them with what they need to succeed and thrive. We have their backs as they grow their skills, conquer new challenges, or even take time to spend with their family or community. And when they’re ready to take on a new career path, we’re right there with them, giving them the guidance and momentum into the best future they envision.

 

Because we believe that the best way to back our customers is to back our people.

 

The powerful backing of American Express.

Don’t make a difference without it.

Don’t live life without it.


To complete your application please click on the links below. However, if you require any assistance with the completion of this process – or need any reasonable adjustments to be made – then please contact the Recruitment Team on recruitment.support.uk@aexp.com or 00800 83 000038 (for Russia based candidates 810 800 83 000038).



ReqID: 19003369
Schedule (Full-Time/Part-Time): Full-time
Date Posted: Jun 17, 2019, 7:17:51 PM
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