Directors of analytics supervise a team that provides analytical expertise for their organization. They are in charge of coordinating efforts and provide coaching to staff members in their department. Directors of analytics spend a large portion of their time performing statistical analysis based on market knowledge and research expertise. They identify patterns based on aggregate data to find risks or opportunities, as well as make performance change recommendations. Directors of analytics create forecasts using analytical information and results, compare sets of data to optimize resource allocation, and support business development through their use of complex data. These directors must follow company procedures to reach all established goals.
Director of Analytics Tasks
Collaborate with executives and other departments to identify and meet information needs.
Analyze and validate findings, creating reports, presentations, and visualizations.
Manage a team of analysts, assigning schedules, and projects.
Develop, implement, and disseminate metrics about quality, performance and outcomes.