Digital analyst/business analyst to work full time on our digital research team, which focuses on digital performance measurement and intelligence for international news websites and digital content. Looking for a contractor who would be available to start work on premises in Washington, DC.
This is a primarily non-technical role which requires knowledge of internet technologies and services and query construction, but does not require programming or advanced coding skills. The ideal digital analyst/business analyst will have the following skills and background knowledge:
+ Minimum of three years of experience working with web analytics and online/search advertising in content distribution (non-sales) digital environment.
+ Training or minimum 1-year experience in journalism, digital content creation, and content distribution, in order to provide contextually relevant analyses of digital products.
+ Excellent communication skills and experience working in an international and diverse environment. Foreign language skills are a plus.
+ Demonstrated experience using MS Excel in statistical applications.
+ Demonstrated experience with enterprise-level web analytics tools and services like Adobe Analytics/Sitecatalyst/Omniture, Google Analtyics, Comscore etc.
These tasks are the types of work the digital analyst/business analyst will be assigned:
+ Data Collection – Gather, maintain, and provide daily, weekly, monthly and cumulative tracking of data from a range of digital properties, products and services, including quantitative and qualitative data.
+ Data Analysis – Conduct analyses and investigations of raw data collected by applying analytical methods from mathematics, science, engineering, social science, and business and provide advice and insight about probable effects of alternative solutions to problems; develop statistically valid trends monthly and cumulatively from the data collected, perform relevant statistical analysis, and develop models on collected data as requested; review and conduct comparative analysis of information and provide weekly and monthly reports; analyze data from web analytics tools and other digital metrics reporting tools to inform decisions on effectiveness of content, syndication, and promotional campaigns.
+ Serve as a team member in an Agile product development environment associated with one or more product areas, ensuring robust, flexible, scalable technical solutions are architected, developed and implemented
+ Provide customer service, support and training for staff on new and existing technologies and platform systems related to the above technologies.
This position requires US Citizen that can get a Public Trust clearance. This position will also offer some telecommute options