Brown-Forman Business Insights Analyst - 12 months Contract Sydney in Sydney, Australia

Job Description:

Scope of Position:

12 Month Contract

The Business Insights Analyst role will be critical in supporting Brown Forman’s objectives toward an insights driven organization and will be responsible for gathering and documenting business, functional and non-functional requirement as well as managing those requirements through to development, test and release.

The Business Insights Analyst is a true business partnering role working alongside key stakeholders in understanding and documenting business requirements, identifying processes and procedures to source data and deliver analytical reports and tools to drive business outcomes.

This role requires experience in data visualization and reporting techniques with business intelligence software such as Tableau and Power BI to deliver reporting and analytical capabilities to our business as well as advanced experience in Microsoft Excel.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

Reporting & Analytics

  • Collaborating with key stakeholders in the delivery of new dashboards to drive actionable insights.

  • Bring technical and commercial expertise to business problems and use the latest BI technologies, tools and methodologies to quickly develop solutions for the business.

  • Work with other finance/ commercial analysts and business partners to translate data into relevant and meaningful business insights.

  • Lead or participate in projects to deliver on BF-A’s reporting roadmap as well as contribute to the future deliverables based on stakeholder feedback.

  • Identify and integrate potential data sources external to the BF-A business.

  • Proactively collaborating and creating best in class practices with other stakeholders within BF and external to the business to promote a data driven culture.

Project Management

  • Project manage or participate in BI projects to deliver on approved proof of concepts.

  • Manage stakeholder expectations throughout each project, effectively guiding and advising on project deliverables.

  • Work closely with Project Managers as a technical expert in projects managed by other teams.

  • Work with Global IT and local counterparts on global projects with regard to data consolidation and business intelligence capabilities.

  • Manage multiple projects and timely delivery of projects in accordance with project timelines.

Brown Forman Core Competencies:

  • Operating with Integrity

  • Living the Brown Forman Vision and Values

  • Driving for Results

  • Acting as a Brand Ambassador

  • Modeling Diversity and Inclusion

Key Competencies:

  • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written.

  • Interpersonal skills.

  • Strong influencing skills and time management skills.

  • Develop strong consultative relationships with senior executives and business partners.

  • Ability to take initiative and work with ambiguity.

  • Ability to prioritize, manage and execute tasks.

  • Ability to present with impact.

  • Ability to work independently; or with local or international teams and is a team player.

  • Excellent attention to detail with ability to discover inconsistencies in numerical data.

  • Proven project management skills.

  • Excellent stakeholder management skills.

  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills with a high degree of initiative and flexibility.

  • Strong commercial and financial acumen.

Qualifications & Requirements

Must Requirements:

  • Degree in Business Analytics, Economics, Commerce or Finance.

  • 2-3 years’ experience in an analytical role, including exposure to data visualization.

  • 2-3 years’ experience with BI and visualization tools such as Tableau, Power BI, Qlikview to deliver reporting and analytical capability. Working knowledge of data analysis, data modelling, data segmentation, data integration and database design.

  • Working knowledge of relational database design, technical ability to access, organize and build datasets.

  • Understanding of change management, development and testing.

Preferred Requirements:

  • Experience in alcohol beverage or FMCG industry.

  • Knowledge of project management.

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About Brown-Forman:

Brown-Forman, founded in 1870, is a diversified producer and marketer of fine quality beverage alcohol brands. Headquartered in Louisville, KY, Brown-Forman currently employs about 4,000 people and has offices or facilities in 30 cities across the globe. Starting in the mid-1950s, the company began a series of acquisitions that would place it among the top 10 largest spirits companies in the world, selling its brands in more than 135 countries across the globe. These include many of the most well-known and best-loved wines and spirits brands, including Jack Daniel’s, Finlandia Vodka, Old Forester, Woodford Reserve, Herradura and el Jimador Tequilas, and Korbel champagnes. For more information about the company, please visit

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Brown-Forman Corporation is committed to equality of opportunity in all aspects of employment. It is the policy of Brown-Forman Corporation to provide full and equal employment opportunities to all employees and potential employees without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, veteran status, age, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, genetic information, physical mental disability or any other legally protected status.

Business Area: ANZSEA

City: Sydney

State: Int'l

Country: Australia

Req Type: Exempt

AutoReqId: 3679BR