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Business Analyst

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NES Global Talent is a leading global technical recruitment company providing professional contract and permanent staff to a diverse world-wide client base within the oil & gas industry. Our client, a large oil and gas operator, is currently seeking a IS Business Analyst to be based in Calgary, AB on a 3 month contract with possibility of extension. Individuals will need to be local to the area as no LOA is provided.


  • Provide quarterly forecasting and weekly/monthly analysis of retail business (identifying key areas of concern and resolutions, as well as recommending actions as appropriate)
  • Development of innovative Data Visualizations using Spotfire, rollout & training to users, and maintenance of data tables
  • Prepare documents, benchmark reports, status reports, and budget reports
  • Review existing business processes, and modify as required, to improve efficiencies and profits
  • Assist senior personnel in preparing documents, graphs, status reports, and presentations to support business decisions and strategies
  • Monitor and report on market trends and their effect on business strategies
  • Support Retail group on ad-hoc reporting and other initiatives






  • 2- 4 years in an analytical role such as Project Controls or Financial Analysis
  • Familiarity with - and ability to analyze - financial statements
  • Ability to analyze data and transform that that data into summarized forecasts and intelligence for decision-making
  • Advanced skills in MS Excel including Pivot Tables and Dashboard creation
  • Experience using Spotfire or a similar Business Intelligence tool such as PowerBI to create data visualization







  • Previous experience in the retail sector
  • Understanding of different streams of oil and gas and their interconnected roles
  • Proficiency in SAP (BI Reporting Module)
  • Bachelor's Degree or Diploma in Commerce, Economics, or related field


Established in 1978, NES Global Talent provides a complete range of contract and permanent talent solutions to the Oil and Gas, Power, Construction and Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Manufacturing and IT sectors worldwide. With more than 40 offices in 28 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. Offering far more than a traditional recruitment service, we fully support our contractors while they are on assignment with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.



Posted: May 16, 2019
Closes: July 15, 2019