H&R Block Manager in KANSAS CITY, Missouri
What you'll do... :
H&R Block is transforming tax preparation through data to ensure that every client we serve gets the best tax outcome possible.
We’re looking to add a hands-on, detail-oriented, and relationship-driven Manager to our growing team of innovative data professionals. This Manager will lead a team of Data Visualization Developers supporting the information and data needs of H&R Block’s retail field operation and will report to the Director of Information Delivery within the Data Science & Analytics organization. Your team and you will play a key role in H&R Block’s ability to make smarter, data-backed business decisions. You should have a strong sense for taking complex business needs and leveraging data to deliver approachable, user-friendly visualizations that can be understood by audiences with varying levels of data literacy.
Collaborate with internal business partners to determine and address data and reporting needs, set KPIs, and transform the business.
Create reports and oversee the creation of reports to share findings and recommendations with the internal team and other stakeholders.
Guarantee reporting and data accuracy through testing and data-set validation.
Ensure a high-quality user experience with new reports by working iteratively and proactively seeking feedback.
Mentor and develop your team.
ONE H&R BLOCK WAY
About H&R Block... :
We’re here to live our purpose—to provide help and inspire confidence in our clients and communities everywhere. We take our work personally, because we know what it represents: Families and homes. Livelihoods and lives.
We’ve been true to that purpose since brothers Henry and Richard Bloch founded our company in 1955. Since then, we’ve grown to approximately 12,000 tax offices throughout the United States and around the world. When you join our team, you’ll add to the momentum of a forward-thinking company—one that defined an industry and is now leading its transformation.
It would be even better if you also had... :
Experience developing data models and reporting with Looker.
Exposure to Design Thinking or similar UX processes and philosophies, UI development, and rapid prototyping.
Experience with D3.js or similar charting libraries.
Record of success leading and developing people.
What you'll bring to the team... :
Degree in mathematics, statistics, computer science, information technology, economics or related field, or equivalent work experience.
A strong point of view and fresh ideas for innovation in this space, with a willingness to lead change.
Proficiency in SQL.
Experience with data visualization, front-end development, data science, or related functions.
Ability to identify useful information in data sets and suggest conclusions that support decision-making.
Strong analytical capabilities.
Expertise with a BI tool, such as Looker, Tableau, or PowerBI.
Understanding of data gathering, inspecting, cleansing, transforming, and modeling/diagramming techniques.
Communication skills with the ability to distill complex subjects to a wider audience.
Excellent leadership, collaboration, and project-management skills.
Keen attention to detail.
Willingness to make decisions and solve problems.
Data Visualization Manager