Senior Reporting Analyst

Date: Sep 19, 2023

Location: Hybrid, IL, US, N/A CHICAGO, IL, US, 60603-4013 LAKE FOREST, IL, US, 60045-5201

Company: Grainger Businesses

Grainger is a leading broad line distributor with operations primarily in North America, Japan and the United Kingdom. We achieve our purpose, We Keep the World Working®, by serving more than 4.5 million customers with a wide range of products that keep their operations running and their people safe. Grainger also delivers services and solutions, such as technical support and inventory management, to save customers time and money.


We're looking for passionate people who can move our company forward. As one of the 100 Best Companies to Work For, we have a welcoming workplace where you can build a career for yourself while fulfilling our purpose to keep the world working. We embrace new ways of thinking and recognize everyone is an individual. Find your way with Grainger today.


Position Details:

You will implement reporting solutions and analytical tools to bring clarity and efficiency to Grainger Product Information business operations. You will use your proficiency of data and systems to translate requests into accurate, useful information that creates improved visibility and operations, and you will look for ways to improve the effectiveness of the department as our strategy evolves.

You will guide operational efficiency while establishing relevant analytics guiding the desired process outcomes. The Sr. Reporting Analyst's work will affect processes involving 100+ team members reviewing products with sales of over 1 billion dollars annually. You will ensure our process work follows established PI goals, project plans and clear timelines.


You will report to the Manager, PI Business Process.


You Will:

  • Work with partners and teams to determine requirements for ad-hoc tools and reports, and translate them into a final product that creates improved service and reduced costs
  • Use different tools, such as Microsoft Excel and Power BI, Snowflake, Teradata, Smartsheet, Atlassian Apps
  • Create accurate tools and reports and assist our partners in making informed decisions to manage Product Information measurements
  • Simplify basic and complex reporting processes
  • Develop experience of industry-available tools for information and reporting design
  • Prepare recommendations to solve issues, then manage those recommendations to completion
  • Support end-users and team members on reporting techniques and system usage
  • Be a liaison between business leaders and users




You Have:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Business Analytics, Business Administration, or related field
  • 3-5 years related experience in data management and analytic reporting.
  • Have experience of the concepts and be advanced in the use of computerized data management systems including SAP, Snowflake, Power Apps, and Power BI.
  • Expert proficiency in Microsoft Excel (can perform complex functions), Access, VBA (Visual Basic for Applications), and other reporting tools and interfaces.


Rewards and Benefits:

With benefits starting day one, Grainger is committed to your safety, health and wellbeing. Our programs provide choice and flexibility to meet our team members' individual needs. Check out some of the rewards available to you at Grainger

  • Medical, dental, vision, and life insurance plans
  • Generous paid time off (PTO) and 6 company holidays per year
  • Automatic 6% 401(k) company contribution each pay period
  • Employee discounts, parental leave, 3:1 match on donations and tuition reimbursement
  • A comprehensive set of emotional, financial, physical, and social wellbeing programs


DEI Statement

We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender, gender identity or expression, or veteran status. We are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace.