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Business Analyst

Posted 19 Jul 2024
Work experience
2 to 4 years
Full-time / part-time
Job function
Degree level
Required languages
English (Fluent)
Dutch (Fluent)

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About us

Damen is looking for a Business Analyst to strengthen data & analytics at the Damen Shipyards Group! As a Business Analyst, you will be part of the Shared Data Analytics team. The team is in a scale-up phase to become the central point within the global Damen organization to evolve and mature data analytics in close cooperation between various Damen companies. The objective is to support the Group with insights/forecasts to better anticipate future changes and developments.

The role

By rationalizing the decision-making process with your quantifications and visualizations, management will be able to make better decisions. Through your helicopter view and excellent reporting skills, you are able to identify the root causes of problems, in close cooperation with the business owner. You will translate the business needs into actionable user stories for team members to work with.

This results in reliable, insightful data and visualizations in dashboards and reports, combining various systems and data sources. Therefore, you are capable of translating business needs into technical tasks with IT (tools) and other expertise. You stand for the quality of the information and the visibility of this. Your analyses will support business decisions. This implies converting business expectations into data analysis. You perform statistical analysis of data, create visualizations of analyzed data and processes, and you have the ability to look at things in a different way and recognizing patterns.

Key accountabilities

  • Support and develop BI reports and DataMart’s, using various data sources;
  • Design and maintain Management’s KPI Dashboard;
  • Create datasets with a uniform standard to improve Data reliability ;
  • Identify and report deviations and bottlenecks in both processes as business insights through analyses within the Group;
  • Make proposals for improvement of the processes;
  • Prepare actionable and detailed user stories.

Skills & experience

  • At least a completed Bachelor degree with a technical business orientated angle;
  • 2-5 years of relevant work experience in a business analytical role;
  • Excellent with Business Intelligence tools, such as PowerBI;
  • Experience with a Scrum/Agile way of working;
  • Basic Data wrangling skills (transformation and mapping);
  • Being able to work in a dynamic environment;
  • You are analytic, statistic and quality-oriented;
  • You easily connect with the people in the organization;
  • Excellent command of the Dutch and English language.

What we offer

At Damen we realize that supporting and managing talented individuals is of great importance. We understand that the key to success is to find the right person for the right job. That is why we continuously invest in your development. Damen offers you (in case of full time employment):

  • a dynamic international working environment focusing on technology and innovation
  • a competitive salary
  • at least 40 days of annual leave
  • travel allowance
  • profit sharing & pension allowance
  • continuous focus on professional and personal development through our Damen Academy
  • an active social environment such as events and sports

We’re a family company that has been building ships for almost 100 years. Our ambition is to become the most sustainable and connected maritime solutions provider there is. Working at Damen offers the best of several worlds. Active in more than 100 countries, with over 30 shipyards, we are internationally renowned for quality. We offer you an ocean of possibilities.

Marine & Offshore
Active in 101 countries
12,500 employees
70% men - 30% women
Average age is 40 years