Provides support and facilitates project management activities for organizational initiatives that are expected to have significant client impact and/or greatest margin improvement. Identify and drive process improvement opportunities and develop process solution(s) through effective project management techniques. Uses tools and methodologies that support project management including analysis, requirements writing, collaboration with business and technology partners, and implementation support.
???Lead out end-to-end support of larger, more complex process improvement initiatives and IO projects which may include scheduling and facilitating project meetings, gathering requirements, developing project plans, summarizing and communicating project status. Act as liaison between biz and tech partners including participation in design solution mtgs. Present recommendations based on reporting and in-depth analysis that best meet biz objectives. Drive innovation and toolset usage across organization to increase efficiencies and encourage a culture of continuous improvement. ???Identify, assess and influence process improvement opportunities within the organization. Assess criteria for prioritization, benefits, and type of effort. Understand business objectives and support implementations, always ensuring alignment with organizational strategy and objectives. Lead process change within the respective business areas. ???Employ structured methodology and analytics for problem identification and solution; utilize data analysis techniques to identify process improvement opportunities and develop solutions for the business. Utilize advanced proficiency in available reporting tools and solution types for initiatives being led and recommend tools and solutions. ???Establish best practices and standards to be utilized across team while providing coaching, training and mentoring. ???Adhere to governance policies and standard work processes which include maintaining accurate and timely metrics to track success. Responsible to monitor project costs and progress in project deliverables as needed in coordination with the business or the PMO. Responsible to track project outcomes relative to financial saves; ensure documentation to project planning system and incorporation of financial saves to departmental budgets.
???5 to 7 years relevant experience ???*Post-secondary education and relevant work experience may be interchanged to meet the combined total years of minimum required qualifications for education and experience. ???Proven 5+ years project management experience. ???Excellent interpersonal and verbal communication skills to effectively gather information and disseminate facts and recommendations. ???Proven ability to gather and analyze data, write requirements and process maps, and drive fact-based conclusions and recommendations. ???Proven experience in understanding and applying technology as it relates to the business. ???Strong effective working relationships with varying levels of employees and influence improvements and efficiencies to work processes. ???Demonstrated enthusiasm and curiosity for digging in deeper and learning and developing creative solutions. ???5+ years senior process analyst experience.
???Education: Bachelors degree or equivalent (4 years)
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