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Business Analyst

BDS Marketing, LLC - Corporate Chicago, IL

  • Benefits Offered Vision, Medical, 401k, Dental
  • Employment Type Full-Time


Calling all data gurus! Do you love garnering insights that impact business decisions? Do others consider you their go-to on all things data and analytics? BDSmktg is on the hunt for some serious analytical brain power, could be the right fit?


We’re seeking an authentic, agile, and achievement-oriented individual to join our team of business intelligence analysts! This is a unique opportunity to work directly with an innovative and fast-growing Chicago-based client at their corporate headquarters while leveraging best practices from the Irvine-based BI team.


  • Develop analytics, reporting, strategic insights, and tactical learnings in support of the client’s products and retail plans
  • Mine data and evaluate market intelligence from the field team
  • Produce account-specific research deliverables and data analyses
  • Summarize results in clear and concise deliverables with effective visualizations of the data
  • Maintain and develop metrics-driven dashboards
  • Work closely with cross-functional departments and team members
  • Adhere to all required timelines
  • Manage and deliver on ad hoc projects as needed
  • Other tasks as requested by management


  • Bachelor’s Degree in a quantitative discipline such as Mathematics, Economics or Operations Research
  • 3-5 years of relevant work experience leading and conducting research and data analytics projects
  • Familiarity with retail channels and channel marketing analytics
  • Experience in consumer electronics and/or wireless industries preferred
  • Experience interfacing with external clients and interacting with cross-functional teams in multiple geographic areas
  • Experience working with retail POS data to analyze category, brand, or product performance


  • Knowledge of one of more BI and Reporting tools (Tableau, Power BI, etc.)
  • Advanced MS Excel skills (Analysis ToolPak, Macros, PowerPivot, etc.)
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word and PowerPoint
  • Highly analytical and detail-oriented with strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to anticipate client’s needs and proactively develop solutions to meet them
  • Must be highly detail-oriented and organized with excellent analytic and problem-solving abilities
  • Ability to effectively manage own time while multitasking between multiple project requests in a dynamic business environment with a variety of internal stakeholders, partners and customers


The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is required to:

  • Regularly sit, stand, walk, grasp, talk and/or hear, and drive
  • Occasionally carrying and lifting something up to 10 lbs
  • Continuous hand/eye coordination and fine manipulation

BDS Marketing, LLC. (“BDS”) is an equal opportunity employer in every aspect of employment, including but not limited to; selection, training, development and promotion of the most qualified candidates and employees without regard to their race, gender, color, religion, sexual orientation, national origin, age, physical or mental disability, citizenship status, veteran status, or any other characteristic prohibited by state or local law. BDS is committed to equal employment opportunity in all other privileges, terms and conditions of employment that may not be covered in this statement. BDS is an at-will employer.

BDS Marketing, LLC - Corporate

BDSmktg is your trusted retail marketing partner. With over 30 years of experience guiding customers through the buying journey, we are experts at powering sales for the world top brands. BDS offers our clients three fully integrated core solutions that drive brand demand and sell-through: Brand Advocacy, Retail Readiness, and Retail Environments. We craft custom solutions from our suite of 18 services, and our specialized teams ensure your brand is ready for each new selling season. Founded in 1984, BDS Marketing, Inc. is headquartered in Irvine, Calif. with a regional office in Heath, Ohio. For more information, visit .


222 W Merchandise Mart Plaza, Chicago, IL 60654
Chicago, IL


Posted: 16 days ago