Kelly Services Business Analyst / Report Writer in Round Lake, Illinois

Report Writer/Business Analyst

PLEASE NOTE: Must be legally authorized to work in the U.S. for any employer without sponsorship!

Pay Rate = Based on Experience

Hours/Type = Full-Time/Contract – W2

Duration: 6 Months (with possibility of extension))

Shift/Days/Hours: Standard/M – F

The Business Analyst will be responsible for developing and delivering report writing and business analytics services to support the decision-making processes of the Global Supply Chain.

Job duties will include the identification, specification, validation, and delivery of standard and custom reports.

The position will utilize a number of reporting applications including Cognos Business Intelligence and Tableau, which primarily sources data from the Global Supply Chain Database.


Bachelor's degree in Business Administration, Finance, or Management Information Systems, or present an equivalent amount of schooling and work experience.

• A minimum 2-3 years of providing analytics to leadership roles

Must be experienced in working with report requests; including meeting with report requestors to resolve questions about pending report requests and developing appropriate validation processes for reports.

• Most possess strong written and oral communication skills; with excellent analytical and problem-solving skills working with user and technical issues.

• Be proficient in Microsoft Product Suites (Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Visio )

• Experience in reading and writing SQL code is a plus

• Experience with Cognos, Tableau is a plus

• Experience with scorecard development , including integration of target and benchmark data sources is preferred.

• The ability to work independently, with minimal supervision, or as part of a team, with tight deadlines is required.


• Triages user report requests from business customers by determining the necessary criteria to develop an effective report, determines appropriate reporting tools, and writes the report in conjunction with the input of the customer.

• Performs testing and reconciliation on completed report products to ensure accuracy of reporting products while demonstrating knowledge of business influences that can affect reporting outcomes.

• Coordinates reporting needs with internal database and Cognos administrators to develop additional reporting data sources and enhanced reporting tools for customer self-service.

• Participates in meetings with customer community on reporting priorities, development of organizational reporting packages, and coordination of future business reporting needs.

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AboutKelly Services ®

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Individuals with Disabilities, Protected Veterans, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and is

committed to employing a diverse workforce. Equal Employment Opportunity

is The Law.