Bridgestone Americas, Inc Senior Analyst Workforce Analytics in Nashville, Tennessee

Opportunity Details:

Overview:

Nashville, Tenn.-based Bridgestone Americas, Inc. is the U.S. subsidiary of Bridgestone Corporation, the world’s largest tire and rubber company.

Bridgestone Americas and its subsidiaries develop, manufacture and market a wide range of Bridgestone, Firestone and associate brand tires to address the needs of a broad range of customers, including consumers, automotive and commercial vehicle original equipment manufacturers, and those in the agricultural, forestry and mining industries.

The companies are also engaged in retreading operations throughout the Western Hemisphere and produce air springs, roofing materials, and industrial fibers and textiles. The Bridgestone Americas family of companies also operates the world’s largest chain of automotive tire and service centers.

Guided by its One Team, One Planet message, the company is dedicated to achieving a positive environmental impact in all of the communities it calls home.

Position Summary:

Bridgestone Americas is seeking a Sr. Analyst to join the Workforce Analytics team. This role is part of a growing transformation initiative to enhance our policies, processes, and systems. Reporting to the Workforce Analytics & Planning Lead, the role will help drive Bridgestone’s HR strategy by providing leadership with actionable intelligence about our workforce. This role will analyze data, interpret trends, visualize findings, and deliver insights to both the business and corresponding functions. As part of the transformation initiative, the team is also responsible for redesigning HR data and maintaining the analytics system. This role will be responsible with helping to deliver on this initiative and developing the overall data schema.

Responsibilities:

Develop Visualizations, Storyboards, & Insights:

  • Develop and deliver scorecards, dashboards, and models to all levels of leadership

  • Collaborate with Teammates to develop recommendations in alignment with overall strategy

  • Manage reporting request process, both scheduled and ad-hoc, and enhance where needed

  • Leverage workforce data to research and then test hypothesis to resolve business problems

  • Translate findings and effectively communicate insights to varying audience types

Design Metrics & Data Architecture:

  • Drive simplicity, efficiency, and effectiveness of all workforce data and corresponding systems

  • Assess current data architecture and help design future data schema

  • Research and analyze data to identify trends, uncover errors, and correct inconsistencies

  • Help design and build innovative analytics and reporting tools to support leadership

Systems Enhancement & Administration:

  • Responsible for operations of SaaS analytics system and all corresponding data connections

  • Manage minor enhancements, user communications, and troubleshooting issues

  • Build, test, and deploy solutions developed across multiple platforms

  • Help create strategy that enables better self-service, continued training, and wider adoption

Qualifications:

Required

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Human & Organizational Development, Industrial/Organizational Psychology, Statistics, Information Systems, or equivalent

  • 1-3 years of experience in data systems, analytics, and/or reporting

  • Experience with Microsoft Access, Excel, or similar data processing system or application

  • Proven ability to provide exceptional customer service

  • Demonstrated learning agility with data, systems, processes, and technology

  • Strong business acumen with ability to approach problem solving from a fiscal perspective

  • Excellent communication, presentation, and consultation skills

  • High level of professional and personal integrity and ability to exercise good judgment

  • Track record of delivering innovative and creative solutions

Preferred

  • Advanced degree in Business, Mathematics, Statistics or related field

  • Consulting or professional services background a plus

  • Experience with SAP HR, Workday, or equivalent HR enterprise system

  • Experience with advanced analytical tools and programs

  • Experience with predictive modeling and analysis

Employee Type Regular Full-Time

Degree Preferred Graduate Degree

Requisition ID 2017-113098

Posted Date 6/28/2017

Location US-TN-Nashville

Zip Code 37214

Functional Area Human Resources

Category Human Resources

As an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO)/Affirmative Action employer, it is the policy of Bridgestone to consider for employment all individuals regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.