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Data Analytics Analyst

Date Posted: Jun 9, 2021

Location: Cary, NC, US, 27513

Company: MetLife

Role Value Proposition: 

The Data Analytics Analyst resides within Global Procurement’s Data Analytics team and primarily supports data analytics delivery and project savings governance for Global Procurement Stakeholders across the globe.  Data Analytics supports reporting, dashboards, and analytics delivery across the Source to Pay process.  The Source to Pay process covers the following data types: 3rd party spend, diverse spend, projects & savings, requisitions & purchase orders, contracts, and third-party risk management.


The Data Analytics Analyst has responsibility for partnering with key Stakeholders across Global Procurement to analyze data, identify trends, assess opportunities, deliver analytics and provide proBIT (Procurement Business Intelligence Tool - Microsoft Power BI) training.  The analyst will partner with their assigned Stakeholders to turn data into information, information into insight and insights into recommended business decisions for sourcing and operational Stakeholders that will ultimately result in increased value and efficiency for MetLife


Key Responsibilities:  

  • Review spend and savings data from an accuracy perspective and identifying anomalies & opportunities.
  • Prepare and present monthly dashboards & reporting to Procurement Leaders and Category Leads
  • Lead spend data collection & categorization activities for countries in which systems are not deployed
  • Support ad-hoc analysis activities for Stakeholders
  • Partner with other Data Analytics Consultants on leading the Savings Governance Program


Essential Business Experience and Technical Skills:


  • Strong customer service and relationship building skills
  • Team player that demonstrates initiative and is responsive to the needs of the organization
  • Proven collaboration and interpersonal skills required to build, support, and participate in cross-functional or global category teams
  • Excellent communication (verbal and written), problem solving and presentation skills
  • Strong analytical and critical thinking skills
  • Proficient using Microsoft Excel
  • Data visualization; Gap analysis from data



  • Bachelor’s degree in a related field or at least 2 years of experience
  • Experience working with Excel and data visualization tools
  • Prior experience working with/in Procurement
  • Communication with various Stakeholders and Senior Management


Business Category

Global Procurement Data Analytics


Number of Openings



At MetLife, we’re leading the global transformation of an industry we’ve long defined. United in purpose, diverse in perspective, we’re dedicated to making a difference in the lives of our customers.


MetLife, through its subsidiaries and affiliates, is one of the world’s leading financial services companies, providing insurance, annuities, employee benefits and asset management to help its individual and institutional customers navigate their changing world. Founded in 1868, MetLife has operations in more than 40 countries and holds leading market positions in the United States, Japan, Latin America, Asia, Europe and the Middle East.


We are one of the largest institutional investors in the U.S. with $642.4 billion of total assets under management as of March 31, 2021. We are ranked #46 on the Fortune 500 list for 2021. In 2020, we were named to the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) for the fifth year in a row. DJSI is a global index to track the leading sustainability-driven companies. We are proud to have been named to Fortune magazine's 2021 list of the "World's Most Admired Companies." 


MetLife is committed to building a purpose-driven and inclusive culture that energizes our people. Our employees work every day to help build a more confident future for people around the world.  Visit us at to learn more about our brand, history, and values. 


We want to make it simple for all interested and qualified candidates to apply for employment opportunities with MetLife.  If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or the recruiting process, please send a request to or call our Employee Relations Department at 1-877-843-3711.


MetLife is a proud Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer dedicated to attracting, retaining, and developing a diverse and inclusive workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment at MetLife without regards to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, national origin, marital or domestic/civil partnership status, genetic information, citizenship status, uniformed service member or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.


MetLife maintains a drug-free workplace.


Requisition #: 117744


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