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Full time
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Business Analyst
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Gallagher Bassett NZ Ltd | Chicago, IL
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Job Description

Gallagher is a global leader in insurance, risk management and consulting services. We keep businesses and institutions running, and enable individuals and families to rebuild their lives. We live a culture defined by The Gallagher Way, our set of shared values and guiding tenets. It's a culture driven by our people, almost 30,000 strong, serving our clients with customized solutions that will protect them and fuel their futures.

Good companies offer you a career. A great company will offer you a sense of purpose. And that's the Gallagher difference. When you join us, you become part of a close-knit and collaborative culture that's making a difference in the lives of others around the globe. We're proud to have been recognized by Ethisphere as one of the World's Most Ethical Companies each year for seven years running. And, Forbes named Gallagher as one of the 2000 best places to work in the world.

Position Summary:

The Business Analyst will support the data and analytics initiatives at Arthur J. Gallagher. The analyst will research data trends to assist leaders in formulating strategic plans, craft new analyses based on cutting edge analytical techniques and provide structure to data flows from a wide variety of sources. Focus will be on building new and upgrading existing, insights, tools, databases and processes.


* Advise on in-production data base improvements, and build Ad Hoc databases.
* Apply advanced statistical and analytical techniques to complex datasets.
* Evaluate and profile new data sources. Analyze data sets independently and benchmark against known data.
* Build new key performance indicators and analysis of existing and new data sources.
* Analyzes external/internal trends and developments and presents findings to management.
* Present findings using visualization and other forms of communication.


* Bachelor's degree in Business, Information Technology, Engineering or related field
* 3 years related experience required including project support
* Understanding of budgeting and financial management processes
* Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
* Intermediate level proficiency with Microsoft Office.


* Degree in quantitative field, such as data science, statistics, mathematics, computer science, finance, or economics.
* Ability to provide written and oral interpretation of highly specialized terms and data to team members.
* Formal project management training or certification
* Experience with Microsoft Visio and Project

Work Traits:

* Demonstrated ability to prioritize and manage multiple tasks simultaneously
* Good analytical and problem solving skills
* Strong attention to detail.

U.S. Eligibility Requirements:

* Interested candidates must submit an application and resume/CV online to be considered
* Must be 18 years of age or older
* Must be willing to submit to a background investigation; any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background investigation
* Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States. For U.S. employment opportunities, Gallagher hires U.S. citizens, permanent residents, asylees, refugees, and temporary residents. Temporary residence does not include those with non-immigrant work authorization (F, J, H or L visas), such as students in practical training status. Exceptions to these requirements will be determined based on shortage of qualified candidates with a particular skill. Gallagher will require proof of work authorization
* Must be willing to execute Gallagher's Employee Agreement or Confidentiality and Non-Disclosure Agreement, which require, among other things, post-employment obligations relating to non-solicitation, confidentiality and non-disclosure

Gallagher offers competitive salaries and benefits, including: medical/dental/vision plans, life and accident insurance, 401(K), employee stock purchase plan, educational expense reimbursement, employee assistance program, flexible work hours (availability varies by office and job function) training programs, matching gift program, and more.

Gallagher believes that all persons are entitled to equal employment opportunity and does not discriminate against nor favor any applicant because of race, sex, color, disability, national origin, religion, creed, age, marital status, citizenship, veteran status, gender, gender identity / expression, actual or perceived sexual orientation, or any other protected characteristic. Equal employment opportunity will be extended in all aspects of the employer-employee relationship, including, but not limited to, recruitment, hiring, training, promotion, transfer, demotion, compensation, benefits, layoff, and termination. In addition, Gallagher will make reasonable accommodations to known physical or mental limitations of an otherwise qualified applicant with a disability, unless the accommodation would impose an undue hardship on the operation of our business.