Sr. Analyst

General Mills

General Mills

powai, mumbai, maharashtra, india
Posted on Saturday, May 14, 2022

Job Description

India is among the top ten priority markets for General Mills, and hosts our Global Shared Services Centre. This is the Global Shared Services arm of General Mills Inc., which supports its operations worldwide. With over 1,300 employees in Mumbai, the center has capabilities in the areas of Supply Chain, Finance, HR, Digital and Technology, Sales Capabilities, Consumer Insights, ITQ (R&D & Quality), and Enterprise Business Services. Learning and capacity-building is a key ingredient of our success.

Shift Timing: 11 AM to 8 PM

Job Overview
This position is part of the Consumer & Market Intelligence Decision Sciences team. As part of Visualization team, we are looking for a visualization developer experienced in Tableau and R Shiny who also has a working knowledge of SQL necessary for creating basic data tables at the visual backend (for the initial experiment design phase). Then this person should have experience working with database developers to operationalize data needed to maintain the data feeds for the visualization. This person will work with end business users and our data science/analytics team to make our data more easily useable. You will work with stakeholders throughout the world. As part of this team, you will be expected to develop self-service dashboards that will enable business users to have quick and easy access to different sources of data. Following are the expectations from this role:

o Create user friendly and well-designed visual tools/dashboards using BI Tools mostly in Tableau but occasionally in R Shiny
o Accountable for extracting data using SQL, designing, developing, deploying interactive data Visualizations.
o This includes data management, ongoing maintenance, change management and building new reports.
o Basic understanding of database and the ability to design and develop a report. It is important to be able to provide requirements to database developers to have the right data and structure in Production environment that is necessary to build performant visualizations
o Demonstrate ability to listen and understand stakeholder requirement, quickly build a design that end users can leverage it for answering the questions in their use cases.
o Deliver projects under supervision of manager within agreed timelines and as per agreed quality standards.

Job Responsibilities
90% of Time Operational Responsibilities
o Good Data Warehouse knowledge (Integration of data from multiple sources) using SQL and leveraging the data for development of Tableau dashboard
o Handle big data sets from different databases like Nielsen, Social Media data, Survey data etc.
o Structure business problems and work with stakeholders and team to design solutions that meet client requirements
o Responsible for assurance in output quality and delivering projects as per agreed timeline
o Communicate with stakeholders on an ongoing basis to understand new project requirements and provide regular updates.

20% of Time Others
- Identify and undergo self-learning modules and leverage IDP for self-development
- Make presentations on the right forum
- Find opportunity to enhance current process
- Participate in project related training

Desired Profile

Minimum Degree Requirements: Bachelors
Preferred Degree Requirements: Masters
Preferred Major Area of Study: Computer Science, Information Technology, Quantitative or Related fields
Required Professional Certifications: Bachelors (Engineering, Science)
Preferred Professional Certifications: Masters (Engineering, Science)


Minimum years of related experience required: 4 - 6 years
Preferred years of related experience: 6 + years

Specific Job Experience or Skills Needed

• Good technical knowledge of Tableau tool with hands-on development of dashboards
• Experience in Database management and working knowledge of SQL, VBA
• Prior experience in building visualization with data stored in Google Cloud Platform
• Should have good knowledge in Microsoft Office suites (Preferably MS-Excel, MS-Power point)
• Prior experience working in CPG, Retail, Ecommerce industry is preferred
• Ability to manage client’s expectations and maintain quality standards
• Strong communication and presentation skills
• Effective collaboration with international stakeholders

Competencies/Behaviors required for job
Leading Change
- Continually asks him/herself, “Why do I (or we) do it this way?”
- Continuous Improvement mindset
- Remains curious despite having developed deep expertise
Delivers Outstanding Results
- Thinks through ways of implementing his knowledge/experience which the process could benefit from
- Makes quality decisions in a timely manner
- Proactively anticipates and addresses issues/opportunities
- Consistently accomplishes assigned tasks
- Delivers high quality work, within established timeframes
- Pays attention to detail and focuses on accuracy
- Seeks assistance, information, and resources to make good decisions
- Displays sense of urgency even in absence of assigned deadlines

Technical Expertise
- Adapts to tools & technology as per the process requirements
- Acquires foundational knowledge and skills in his/her functional area
- Seeks to understand the principles of service excellence & how to apply them in own area
- Encourages his/her group to continuously expand their knowledge base
Influence and Impact
- Maintain good working relationship with peer group delivering as a Team
- Set examples in the peer group
- Shares and collaborates with peers on application of relevant industry trends
- Displays active listening skills in interactions with people at all levels


We exist to make food the world loves. But we do more than that. Our company is a place that prioritizes being a force for good, a place to expand learning, explore new perspectives and reimagine new possibilities, every day. We look for people who want to bring their best — bold thinkers with big hearts who challenge one other and grow together. Because becoming the undisputed leader in food means surrounding ourselves with people who are hungry for what’s next.