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Project Leader Finance - Marketing Analytics

Atlanta, GA 30303
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Creates and effectively coordinates documentation to explain changes or potential changes to the baseline and ensures the approved changes are implemented.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E30%- PROJECT COMMUNICATIONS - Develops an effective plan for communicating project information to the project team and to the project stakeholders. Develops written status reports and scorecards and creates/presents project review documents to senior leadership.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E10%- PROJECT RISK ASSESSMENT - Leads the definition of project risks and the required mitigation approaches. Monitors project activities for the occurrence of risks and takes timely action to escalate or mitigate the risk. Advises project team members and stakeholders of actions required or completed.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E10%- PROJECT LESSONS LEARNED - At the completion of a project or project phase, captures key lessons learned and communicates to peer Project Leaders. Effectively applies lessons learned in subsequent projects.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E10%- PROJECT ENVIRONMENT - Shares responsibility with the project leadership for providing a good working environment. Ensures teams are staffed, duties and responsibilities are understood by everyone and that an inclusive environment is maintained.\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003ENATURE AND SCOPE\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E\u003Cp\u003EReports to Finance Manager. This role has no direct reports, but helps manage an analytics in-house vendor team.\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EENVIRONMENTAL JOB REQUIREMENTS\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cstrong\u003EEnvironment: \u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E Located in a comfortable indoor area. Any unpleasant conditions would be infrequent and not objectionable.\u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cstrong\u003ETravel: \u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E Typically requires overnight travel less than 10% of the time.\u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cstrong\u003E\u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/div\u003E\u003Cdiv data-field=\u0022Postion_Requirement\u0022 class=\u0022Requirement\u0022\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EMINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E Must be eighteen years of age or older.\u003Cbr /\u003E Must be legally permitted to work in the United States.\u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cstrong\u003EEducation Required:\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E The knowledge, skills and abilities typically acquired through the completion of a bachelor\u0027s degree program or equivalent degree in a field of study related to the job.\u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cstrong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E Years of Relevant Work Experience: \u003C/strong\u003E3 years\u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cstrong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E Physical Requirements:\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E Most of the time is spent sitting in a comfortable position and there is frequent opportunity to move about. On rare occasions there may be a need to move or lift light articles.\u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cstrong\u003EPreferred Qualifications:\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003EStrong working knowledge of Excel, Access, and Powerpoint\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EMBA\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EPrior experience in corporate finance and/or retail\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EExperience in Finance, Analytics, or Consulting roles is a plus.\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EKnowledge, Skills, Abilities and Competencies:\u003Cbr /\u003E \u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003EProblem solving\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003ECurious learner\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EHigh level of ownership\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EComfortable in a fast paced and ambiguous environment\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003ETechnical skills are table stakes (intermediate to advanced skills in Excel, Tableau, power point,\u0026hellip;)\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EAbility to perform detailed analysis as well as create executive summaries of the analysis.\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E\u003C/div\u003E

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Posted: 2020-01-06 Expires: 2020-02-29

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Project Leader Finance - Marketing Analytics

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Atlanta, GA 30303

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