Job description

Job Description

Data Analyst - Global Product Supply Chain

This position will work with large, complex data sets and apply business logic and data techniques to develop solutions and reporting. A successful candidate will be a fearless data explorer who enjoys data wrangling, a resourceful problem solver who is energized by difficult business problems.

Hybrid: This position does not require an employee to be on-site full-time to perform most effectively. The employee's role enables them to work at a GM facility or off-site as frequently as needed or desired.

Responsibilities include:
  • Collaborate with business, IT, and analytics community to capture, prioritize, and document data analytic requirements and drive measurable results.
  • Creation and implementation of queries, compiling data, manipulated data from separate sources to form unified sets for analysis.
  • Query development to address adhoc and standard reporting request
  • Establishment and maintenance of all internal SharePoint tracking reports
  • Problem Solving activities to help identify gaps in claim to supplier assignment, claim end to end processing (Life of a claim) and system inaccuracies
  • System testing to identify necessary logic corrections
  • Collaborate with global cost recovery teams to align communication and reporting
  • Identify business challenges and develop analytical solutions to optimize business processes.
  • Partner with business teams to understand the requirements of new business initiatives.
  • Present analytical approaches and results to internal audiences by synthesizing complex data and concepts into easy-to comprehend, comprehensive, and cohesive presentations.

Additional Job Description

  • Bachelor's degree in Statistics, Mathematics, Computer Science, Engineering, Operations Research or related field.
  • 3+ years of work experience in Analytics or Business Intelligence.
  • Experience with database and data warehousing platforms (MS Access, SQL Developer, Greenplum, HUE, Hadoop)
  • Excellent knowledge of SharePoint development, document management, and productivity (MS Word, MS Excel, and MS PowerPoint) tools
  • Deep understanding of BI tools: Excel, Reporting Tool Consumption (MS Power BI, Cognos, Tableau)
  • Strong business domain knowledge - business analytics, marketing data, automotive and understanding the exponential change within this domain are paramount to success
  • Thrive in a collaborative atmosphere and believe in the power of innovation through differing viewpoints

FOR GM INTERNAL CANDIDATES: This role is listed as a 6th and 7th level profile within the GPSC organization. The determination as to whether an offer will be lateral or promotional will be based on a candidate's relevant experience as well as the amount of increase in the level of responsibility.

About GM

Our vision is a world with Zero Crashes, Zero Emissions and Zero Congestion and we embrace the responsibility to lead the change that will make our world better, safer and more equitable for all.

Why Join Us

We aspire to be the most inclusive company in the world. We believe we all must make a choice every day - individually and collectively - to drive meaningful change through our words, our deeds and our culture. Our Work Appropriately philosophy supports our foundation of inclusion and provides employees the flexibility to work where they can have the greatest impact on achieving our goals, dependent on role needs. Every day, we want every employee, no matter their background, ethnicity, preferences, or location, to feel they belong to one General Motors team.

Benefits Overview

The goal of the General Motors total rewards program is to support the health and well-being of you and your family. Our comprehensive compensation plan incudes, the following benefits, in addition to many others:
  • Paid time off including vacation days, holidays, and parental leave for mothers, fathers and adoptive parents;
  • Healthcare (including a triple tax advantaged health savings account and wellness incentive), dental, vision and life insurance plans to cover you and your family;
  • Company and matching contributions to 401K savings plan to help you save for retirement;
  • Global recognition program for peers and leaders to recognize and be recognized for results and behaviors that reflect our company values;
  • Tuition assistance and student loan refinancing;
  • Discount on GM vehicles for you, your family and friends.

Diversity Information

General Motors is committed to being a workplace that is not only free of discrimination, but one that genuinely fosters inclusion and belonging. We strongly believe that workforce diversity creates an environment in which our employees can thrive and develop better products for our customers. We understand and embrace the variety through which people gain experiences whether through professional, personal, educational, or volunteer opportunities.GM is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

We encourage interested candidates to review the key responsibilities and qualifications and apply for any positions that match your skills and capabilities.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statements

The policy of General Motors is to extend opportunities to qualified applicants and employees on an equal basis regardless of an individual's age, race, color, sex, religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression or veteran status. Additionally, General Motors is committed to being an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) Employer and offers opportunities to all job seekers including individuals with disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation to assist with your job search or application for employment, email us In your email, please include a description of the specific accommodation you are requesting as well as the job title and requisition number of the position for which you are applying.

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