Analytics Manager Job Description

This Analytics Manager job description template can be posted to online job forums and career pages for the recruitment of candidates. The Analytics Manager job description, its requirements as well as the responsibilities, given in this template can be modified according to the specific nature of your company.

The primary job role of an Analytics Manager is to:

  • Develop and lead the team of data analysts
  • Select, configure and implement analytics solutions
  • Develop strategies for efficient data analysis and reporting

Analytics Manager Job Description

We are hiring an Analytics Manager for organizing our analytics function and managing the team of our analysts. Your ultimate goal would be to develop and implement tools/strategies for translating raw data into valuable information which can then be used for improving the quality and performance of our business.

In order to succeed in this job, you should possess sound knowledge of business intelligence as well as strong qualities of logical reasoning. Since you would be managing a team of analysts, you should also have exceptional leadership and management qualities. So, if you like to work in a challenging environment, and qualifies the following requirements, we would like to hear from you.


  • Prior experience in data analysis and reporting
  • Proven industry experience as a Data Scientist or Analytics Manager
  • Some sort of background in data management and market research
  • Knowledge of business intelligence tools such as Tableau and SAS
  • Experience with Excel, R, and SQL
  • Knowledge of database management systems, ETL (Extract, transform, load) framework, and online analytical processing (OLAP)
  • Strong communication skills and a keen eye for details
  • An analytical mind with a problem-solving attitude


  • Applying industry knowledge for interpreting data and improving the performance of our data infrastructure
  • Developing systems for transforming raw data into valuable business insights and its efficient reporting
  • Developing and leading the team of data analysts
  • Conducting analysis and creating reports, graphs, visualizations of the results
  • Maintaining and supporting platforms for data analysis such as MicroStrategy
  • Extracting reports from multiple sources such as IT, operations or customer feedback
  • Defining relevant data sources and company-wide metrics for data exchange
  • Selecting, configuring as well as implementing analytics solutions
  • Overseeing analytics operations to ensure accuracy and quality