Cargill Data Analyst in Mechelen, Belgium

Data Analyst

Cargill provides food, agriculture, financial and industrial products and services to the world. Together with farmers, customers, governments and communities, we help people thrive by applying our insights and over 150 years of experience. We have 150,000 employees in 70 countries who are committed to feeding the world in a responsible way, reducing environmental impact and improving the communities where we live and work.


Key Partner with CI|FPA BOSC to provide a consistent and accurate view and definition of the business data requirement throughout the CSST Group.

Actively supports and validates data that is part of the automation|Alteryx process, executing the required quality of data output. Working collaboratively with the Global BOSC FP&A lead, CI Lead, Alteryx Expert and Project Manager. The function includes data management solution leadership, governance, business partnering, service management, data management solution analysis|design, business analytics project execution and value realization


  • Implementing existing metrics (i.e. KPIs) through Alteryx to drive performance and ensure current metrics are relevant and harmonized across the Group

  • Translate financial and non financial metrics into key insight and visuals by the use of Tableau for operational and strategic decision making

  • Help Identifying value creation within business by using advanced data analystics

  • Develop an understanding of our people data analytics strategy

  • Assist in the execution of business analystics implementation deliverables

  • Provide business data interpretation on request

  • Analyse, prepare and cleanse data ready for Alteryx workflow

  • Ensures that the processed data workflows translate to the right content|output

  • Assist in developing or implementing Alteryx flows to capture business operation information

  • Perform routine business analysis using various techniques, e.g. statistical analysis, explanatory and predictive modeling, data mining

  • Help to produce ad hoc data and reports

  • Partner cross functionally with IT to help design and build our people analytics data warehouse

  • Qualify and continuously improve data quality for the accurate and efficient movement of data

  • Maintain the data dictionary to catalog data sources, calculations, metrics, and uses

  • Identify and work to alleviate security concerns in data transfers, storage, and analytics created

  • Document so the team can grow and share knowledge over time

  • Utilize tools, benchmarking and systems to get to a more efficient and harmonized analysis

  • Working collaboratively with the BOSC FP&A, CI and other BOSC functions

  • Builds and maintains relationship with reporting super users, process managers, enterprise data sterwards

  • Serve as a champion of competitive excellence areas and promote a continuous improvement culture

  • Works independently with proactive approach towards BOSC business functions



  • 1 to 3 years relevant experience

  • Proven partnership with cross-functional teams

  • Solid grounding in financial metrics, balance sheet and income statement analysis

  • Abitlity to integrate and interpret disparate sources of data using broad range of analytical data tools. Incorporates use of statistical methodology and predictive modeling techniques.

  • Design, develop and implement value-added business analytics

  • Ability to partner closely with other BOSC functions for key information points

  • Approaches work with a global perspective

  • Work confidently within an international, virtual team

Technical Skill

  • Keen sense of priorities

  • Proven understanding of Change Management frameworks

  • Proven high excecution capacity

  • Constantly looking for better ways of doing things.

  • Tenacious, hands-on mentality, capable of executing under pressure

  • Analytical proficiency to derive insights from large and complex sets of business data

  • MS Office (Excel, Power Point and Word) proficiency and basic knowledge of Tableau and|or Alteryx

  • Manage time effectively, prioritising tasks and able to work to deadlines.

  • Presents a strong, professional, positive image to others which inspires confidence & commands respect.

  • Fluent in English

Job Finance/Accounting

Primary Location Belgium-VAN-Mechelen

Schedule Full-time

Job Type Temporary Work

Shift Day Job

Req ID: MEC00997