CBS Corporation Business Planning Analyst in New York, New York

Business Planning Analyst

REF#: 30860

CBS BUSINESS UNIT: Simon & Schuster

JOB TYPE: Full-Time Staff

JOB SCHEDULE: Full-Time

JOB LOCATION: New York, NY

ABOUT US:

Simon & Schuster, a part of CBS Corporation, is a global leader in the field of general interest publishing, dedicated to providing the best in fiction and nonfiction for consumers of all ages, across all printed, electronic, and audio formats. Its divisions include Simon & Schuster Adult Publishing, Simon & Schuster Children’s Publishing, Simon & Schuster Audio, Simon & Schuster Digital, and international companies in Australia, Canada, India and the United Kingdom.

DESCRIPTION:

Simon & Schuster, a division of CBS, is looking for an experienced Business Planning Analyst to be responsible for the analysis of our highly successful Pimsleur Language Programs business through many different channels.

The ideal candidate will have very strong analytical, statistical and modeling skills and ideally some experience with subscription business modeling including, acquisition, retention, and P&L impact.

The candidate will be responsible for compiling, analyzing and informing business team with valuable data insights to drive business decision making. Specifically the role will include data analysis from multiple digital sources, including web analytics, mobile data, in app purchasing, marketing channels, internal sales data, and other sources. The analyst will report on business performance, and make recommendations for improvements.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • 3-5 years’ relevant work experience preferred.

  • Experience with digital analytics platforms, (Google Analytics, Itunes Connect) and experience with campaign management analysis, forecasting and modeling preferred.

  • Ability to translate business questions into analysis, create queries, interpret results, and present findings.

  • Ability to analyze trends, synthesize data, and make strategic recommendations based on findings.

EEO STATEMENT:

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled