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Associate Business Analyst - Hybrid Schedule

Date: Nov 14, 2022

Location: Mason, MI, US

Company: Dart Container


The Associate Business Analyst will create and maintain enterprise data and analytics solutions used for business metrics and insights, and support strategic projects. This position will work cross-functionally spanning departments including, but not limited to, Engineering, Production Planning, Manufacturing, Distribution, Procurement, Finance, Strategy, and IT. This position provides routine support for data & analytics functions within Dart. The Associate Business Analyst will support collaboration and communication across the organization to enable change and sustained improvements through enterprise reporting, queries, metrics, dashboards and analytics.


Day-to-Day Role:

  • Participate in strategic initiatives and data and analytics projects
  • Collaborate with departments regarding project requirements and design
  • Gather necessary information to provide timely analysis to guide decision making
  • Develop and run reports, design dashboards and scorecards, and provide analyzed data
  • Support data collection, cleansing, and analysis interpretation
  • Calculate, analyze, and interpret mathematical and statistical information to provide the needed data to analyze projects and achieve results
  • Compile and analyze financial and operational metrics to assess company performance and competitive position
  • Design and conduct analyses, develop findings and synthesize recommendations to deliver valuable, relevant, and actionable insights
  • Perform ad hoc detailed financial and strategic analysis of operations, markets, industry, competitors and customers
  • Perform analysis related to costs, benefits, and return on investment for strategic initiatives
  • Assist with analysis and metrics of strategic initiatives, focusing on value realization and business outcomes
  • Maintain familiarity and expertise with current company data management applications/solutions as well as next generation applications that may be implemented
  • Develop training materials and tools to assist people in better utilizing new or enhanced capabilities


Core Skills and Qualifications:

The ideal candidate must possess all of the following:

  • Requires one of the following:
        • Bachelor's degree, OR
        • Associate’s degree and two (2) years of related experience, OR
        • High school diploma or equivalent and four (4) years of business related analytic experience
  • Demonstrated ability to break down complex problems into pieces that can be solved with data, analysis, assumptions, and judgment
  • Excel skills to include pivot tables, modeling, developing complex spreadsheets, algorithms, analysis tools, and presenting quantitative analysis
  • Ability to learn very rapidly, assemble and comprehend large amounts of information
  • Strong collaboration and facilitation skills
  • Strong written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills
  • Strong analytical and quantitative skills
  • Demonstrated high level of organization skills
  • Results orientation, with demonstrated ability to apply situational analysis to optimize project efficiency and outcomes


Preferred Skills and Qualifications:

  • Degree emphasis in Business, Supply Chain Management, Logistics, Mathematics, Statistics or related field
  • Working knowledge of SAP Business Intelligence/Business Warehouse
  • Experience with Microsoft Power BI
  • Experience with supply chain and/or product management
  • Experience with business intelligence or analytics software
  • Experience with data modeling, data extraction, data mapping
  • Up to 10% travel, primarily domestic, with international travel possible
  • Ability to obtain/maintain a valid passport

Overview: Dart makes everyday products that give people the freedom to enjoy the food & drinks they love, wherever they are. From to-go containers and dinnerware to tamper-evident food packaging and even the red Solo cup, Dart products have been keeping people on the go and having fun for more than 50 years. Dart is a family-owned, family-focused company of 13,000 employees united by a shared set of values. Headquartered in Mason, MI, Dart has 30 locations in four countries.

Benefits: Dart Container full-time employees enjoy great benefits, including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, 401(k) with company matching contributions, paid vacation, paid holidays, short-term disability, tuition assistance, product discounts and more.

Dart Container is a drug-free workplace.  Candidates are subject to a drug test (excluding THC*/marijuana/cannabis) and background check at the time of offer.

*THC testing ONLY when such testing is required by law.

Dart Container is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all candidates for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

If you have a disability and need an accommodation to access this website or for the application process, you should call Dart at (800) 545-3278 Ext 3370 or email us at Relay calls can be made by dialing 711 or the relay number for your state.

If you experience difficulty applying online, you may call (800) 545-3278 Ext 3390 or email us at for assistance.

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