Lee Enterprises Data Analyst - News and Production in Davenport, Iowa
Are you ready to lead change? Lee Enterprises is a media publisher in 77 U.S. markets. The content division is expanding to provide actionable analytics in support of our newsrooms’ digital transformation.
The new data analyst position delivers solutions for and editors to increase reader loyalty, engagement, and revenue. A successful candidate is data-driven, obsessively organized, and over-communicative. They will contribute to cross-functional teams across the organization to identify and enhance reporting on digital audience traffic, revenue, and subscription conversions on O&O websites, apps, email, social, distributive news platforms.
Establishing trust in data quality is a critical first step. Providing relevant data-driven solutions to business problems ensures long-term success in the position.
Maintain data quality and accuracy from multiple sources
Develop a methodology to process, merge and report data
Build and refine reports to reduce the labor of data discovery and interpretation
Define, prioritize and socialize opportunities within datasets
Use data to create models that depict trends in the customer base
Coordinate teams of internal stakeholders, vendors, and developers
Present newsroom production and audience data effectively and efficiently
Bring MVPs to test reporting capabilities while iterating existing reporting
Assist with data QA processes for certification
Assist with access controls and permissions
Juggle multiple projects concurrently
Identify, communicate and resolve risk proactively
Skills and Abilities
Bachelor’s Degree in a field related to mathematics, computer engineering, business or data analytics
Experience in media and digital platforms
Experience preferred: SQL, Python, RegEx, APIs, Google Analytics, BigQuery, and DOMO
Obsessive attention to detail
Ability to learn emerging technologies
Effectively and efficiently convey ideas through words and illustrations
Ability to communicate in different settings - including remote offices, Slack, webinars, small groups and podium presentations
Proven influential leader with soft skills
Lee Enterprises is a Drug-free, Equal Opportunity Employer.