Senior Sales Analyst

Location: Canonsburg, PA (15317)
Company: ANSYS
Industry: IT
Job Type: Full Time
Posted: Yesterday
Ansys is the global leader in engineering simulation. We empower the world's most innovative companies to deliver transformational products to their customers. By offering the best and broadest portfolio of engineering simulation software solutions, we help our customers solve the most complex design challenges and engineer products limited only by imagination. Whether you are a software developer, product engineer, sales team member, or part of our corporate team, at Ansys we know that by embracing what makes us each unique, we become collectively better.


The Sr. Sales Analyst is responsible for compiling and analyzing sales and market data and presenting valuable feedback and actionable insights to guide our promotional and sales activities. The successful Sr. Sales Analyst will compile and analyze large amounts of data, accurately project sales trends, and provide practical guidance to optimize sales strategies and increase market share. The Sr. Sales Analyst will be responsible for building and maintaining reports using PowerBI and Excel.

  • Prepare sales reports, dashboards and documents for the Sales Team as well as segment leaders and internal partners including Marketing, Product Business Units and Finance.
  • Develop analytical solutions and identify data trends that generate actionable insights to better support business objectives.
  • Participate in global planning process, with a focus on reporting and process improvement.
  • Supports the design and execution of sales plans and objectives.
  • Understand core business processes and acts as subject matter expert on department's use of systems, reports and tools to create data solutions that meet business objectives.
  • Partners with Digital Transformation to implement solutions and/or system enhancements to eliminate manual processes.
  • Monitor and evaluate sales performance.
  • Inspect and evaluate data sources and systematic applications and makes recommendations on enhancements.
  • Manage full cycle analytics projects including communicating project and work statuses, accomplishments and roadblocks.
  • Analyze competitive activity as well as customer and market trends.
  • Identifies process gaps and recommends solutions to drive efficiency and best practice for our sales organization.
  • Collaborate with key stakeholders to identify and implement innovative solutions to increase process efficiency
  • Partners with key stakeholders to understand the evolving needs of the business to anticipate and deliver new reports and dashboards that drive value.
  • Develop strong relationships with Commercial Systems teams to enhance utilization of its CRM system and reporting capabilities.
  • Partner with global sales operations teams to enhance data and process consistency across regions.
  • Champion a continuous improvement mindset that helps define and implement process improvement opportunities
  • Provide recurring and ad hoc reporting to address business needs

  • Education & Years of Experience: Bachelor's degree in business, finance, or related field with 5+ years of relevant of sales operations or financial analysis experience OR 9+ years of relevant experience
  • Advanced working knowledge and experience in PowerBI and Excel
  • Strong data cleaning and assessment
  • Strong projection and forecasting skills with the ability to understand the evolving needs of the business
  • Strong data analytics skills
  • Ability to work independently and with cross-functional teams
  • Excellent attention to detail, organization and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent prioritization skills and ability to receive and process multiple requests efficiently
  • Ability to handle sensitive and confidential information at the highest level
  • Strong communication and presentation skills.
  • Fluent in English and in the local language of the territory

  • MBA
  • Experience with project management

At Ansys, our diverse, collaborative teams give us the strength and insight to solve the world's most challenging engineering problems. Our ONE Ansys culture has at its core:
  • Customer Focus
  • Results and Accountability
  • Innovation
  • Transparency and Integrity
  • Mastery
  • Inclusiveness
  • Sense of Urgency
  • Collaboration and Teamwork

At Ansys, you will find yourself among the sharpest minds and most visionary leaders across the globe. Collectively we strive to change the world with innovative technology and transformational solutions. With a prestigious reputation in servicing well-known, world-class companies, standards at Ansys are high - met by those willing to rise to the occasion and meet those challenges head-on. At Ansys, it's about the learning, the discovery and the collaboration. It's about the "what's next" as much as the "mission accomplished." And it's about the melding of disciplined intellect with strategic direction and results that have, can and do impact real people in real ways. All this is forged within a working environment built on respect, autonomy and ethics.

At Ansys, you will find yourself among those eager to drive the world towards the next best thing with hands planted firmly on the wheel. Our team is passionate about pushing the limits of world-class simulation technology, empowering our customers to turn their design concepts into successful, innovative products faster and at lower cost. As a measure of our success in attaining these goals, Ansys has been recognized as one of the world's most innovative companies by prestigious publications such as Bloomberg Businessweek and FORTUNE magazines.

Ansys is an S&P 500 company and a member of the NASDAQ-100. We are proud to have been recognized for the following awards: Bay Area Best Places to Work, a Pillar World Awards Gold Winner, Fast Company Best Places to Work for Innovators, a Gold Stevie Award for Great Employers, the FORTUNE Future 50, a DCA Silver Winner, an R&D100 Finalist, a 20% by 2020 Women on Boards winner, a 2020 Pittsburgh Tech 50 - finalist, and America's Most Responsible Companies.

For more information, please visit us at

We are committed to creating a culture of inclusion and belonging where everyone thrives as ONE Ansys team.

Ansys is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other protected characteristics.

Ansys does not accept unsolicited referrals for vacancies, and any unsolicited referral will become the property of Ansys. Upon hire, no fee will be owed to the agency, person, or entity.

Nearest Major Market: Pittsburgh

Web Reference : AJF/347941931-202
Posted Date : Sat, 25 Jun 2022

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