Central Analytics Planning Manager

  • location: Chicago, IL
  • type: Contract
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Central Analytics Planning Manager

job summary:
Central Analytics Planning Manager

The Chief Operations Office Business Planning team is looking for a dynamic, self-possessed professional with demonstrated expertise in writing compelling and engaging messages for internal and external audiences. Someone who thrives in a fast-paced environment with tight timelines, has a well-organized approach to managing and executing his/her work, and is adept at developing relationships will be successful in this role.

This individual will provide strategic business planning and support to the Chief Operations Office Executive Management team. The role will have great impact on the ability of the COO Planning team to meet established business targets. Responsibilities include project planning, execution and monitoring of key business initiatives, identifying and resolving complex business issues, developing essential business presentations for internal and external audiences.

JOB DESCRIPTION

This is a hands on manager role split between the following:

- Owner of the central analytics strategy, implementation of the strategy and chairing a community of analytics stewards

o Design and document process frameworks to support launch of a central Analytics Platform and virtual Data Warehouse

o Prepare plan for migrating existing legacy reports/dashboards to Tableau

o Create and refine existing materials (internal and external) relevant to the intended audience, including executive-level presentations.

o Develop business cases in support of operational excellence,lead cross-functional initiatives and manage multiple work streams

o Provide expertise, as Tableau SME, to functional business units

- Owner of the senior leadership dashboard(s)

o Develop interactive data visualizations and dashboards using Tableau with reusable components/templates to support the executive leadership team.

o Translate stakeholder feedback into actionable requirements in an Agile development environment

o Mentor junior Tableau developers

JOB QUALIFICATIONS

- Bachelor's degree required, Master's preferred

- Overall 7+ general business experience in project management, planning/program management, analytics, or business development roles

- 7+ years data analysis, business intelligence, and data analytics experience

- Tableau Certified Professional (Desktop and server) with 5+ years experience

o Experience with Tableau Server and Tableau Desktop to include Application Server, VizQL Server, Data Server, Backgrounder, and Gateway / Load Balancer

- ETL/Data Warehousing experience required

- Ability to Analyze large source data sets, create efficient simple and complex SQL queries necessary support analytics (Existing Data Sources: Oracle, Postgres, Redshift, Services, SQL Server and Excel)

- Denodo experience a plus

- Experience with DAMA Data Management Body of Knowledge

- Experience working with various functional areas to gather requirements

- Demonstrated accomplishments in contributing/leading at a strategic level in a complex, matrix environment without direct authority

- Work independently with little supervision

- Ability to operate with self-initiative/solve problems in dynamic situations

- Advanced knowledge of the Microsoft Suite

- Ability to effectively prepare and deliver senior management level presentations and communications

 
location: Chicago, Illinois
job type: Contract
work hours: 8am to 6pm
education: Bachelors
 
responsibilities:
This is a hands on manager role split between the following:

- Owner of the central analytics strategy, implementation of the strategy and chairing a community of analytics stewards

o Design and document process frameworks to support launch of a central Analytics Platform and virtual Data Warehouse

o Prepare plan for migrating existing legacy reports/dashboards to Tableau

o Create and refine existing materials (internal and external) relevant to the intended audience, including executive-level presentations.

o Develop business cases in support of operational excellence,lead cross-functional initiatives and manage multiple work streams

o Provide expertise, as Tableau SME, to functional business units

- Owner of the senior leadership dashboard(s)

o Develop interactive data visualizations and dashboards using Tableau with reusable components/templates to support the executive leadership team.

o Translate stakeholder feedback into actionable requirements in an Agile development environment

o Mentor junior Tableau developers

 
qualifications:
- Bachelor's degree required, Master's preferred

- Overall 7+ general business experience in project management, planning/program management, analytics, or business development roles

- 7+ years data analysis, business intelligence, and data analytics experience

- Tableau Certified Professional (Desktop and server) with 5+ years experience

o Experience with Tableau Server and Tableau Desktop to include Application Server, VizQL Server, Data Server, Backgrounder, and Gateway / Load Balancer

- ETL/Data Warehousing experience required

- Ability to Analyze large source data sets, create efficient simple and complex SQL queries necessary support analytics (Existing Data Sources: Oracle, Postgres, Redshift, Services, SQL Server and Excel)

- Denodo experience a plus

- Experience with DAMA Data Management Body of Knowledge

- Experience working with various functional areas to gather requirements

- Demonstrated accomplishments in contributing/leading at a strategic level in a complex, matrix environment without direct authority

- Work independently with little supervision

- Ability to operate with self-initiative/solve problems in dynamic situations

- Advanced knowledge of the Microsoft Suite

- Ability to effectively prepare and deliver senior management level presentations and communications

 
skills: - Bachelor's degree required, Master's preferred

- Overall 7+ general business experience in project management, planning/program management, analytics, or business development roles

- 7+ years data analysis, business intelligence, and data analytics experience

- Tableau Certified Professional (Desktop and server) with 5+ years experience

o Experience with Tableau Server and Tableau Desktop to include Application Server, VizQL Server, Data Server, Backgrounder, and Gateway / Load Balancer

- ETL/Data Warehousing experience required

- Ability to Analyze large source data sets, create efficient simple and complex SQL queries necessary support analytics (Existing Data Sources: Oracle, Postgres, Redshift, Services, SQL Server and Excel)

- Denodo experience a plus

- Experience with DAMA Data Management Body of Knowledge

- Experience working with various functional areas to gather requirements

- Demonstrated accomplishments in contributing/leading at a strategic level in a complex, matrix environment without direct authority

- Work independently with little supervision

- Ability to operate with self-initiative/solve problems in dynamic situations

- Advanced knowledge of the Microsoft Suite

- Ability to effectively prepare and deliver senior management level presentations and communications


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