1+ months

Project Leader Finance - Merchandising Services

Atlanta, GA 30339
JobTitle: Project Leader Finance - Merchandising Services
Job ID: 404942_en-us
Salary Range: null- null
Job Category: Finance/Acctng/Treasury/Investor Relatio
Employment type: Full Time

Position Description:
Position Purpose:

This position focuses on financial analysis and strategic planning with our In-Store Environment (ISE) team. The role interacts with ISE, Merchandising, and Merchandising Finance to report, analyze, plan, and forecast financials for capital investments. This position utilizes SQL and other cloud based technologies to help prepare financial analysis and forecasts for use in the development of financial business decisions. The role is a dynamic role that involves multiple aspects of the business and would be exposed to Merchandising, Supply Chain, Sourcing, and P&L management. This individual will be an integral part of formulating and executing strategic investment decisions.

Duties will include but are not limited to:

  • Develops an effective plan for controlling project scope, schedule and cost, and monitors project execution to ensure that the plan is being followed. Creates and effectively coordinates documentation to explain changes or potential changes to the baseline and ensures the approved changes are implemented.
  • 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 leadership.
  • 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.
  • At the completion of a project or project phase, captures key lessons learned and communicates to business partners. Effectively applies lessons learned in subsequent projects.
  • 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.

    Major Tasks, Responsibilities & Key Accountabilities:

    • 40%- PROJECT CONTROL - Develops an effective plan for controlling project scope, schedule and cost, and monitors project execution to ensure that the plan is being followed. Creates and effectively coordinates documentation to explain changes or potential changes to the baseline and ensures the approved changes are implemented.
    • 30%- 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.
    • 10%- 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.
    • 10%- 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.
    • 10%- 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.
      Nature and Scope:
      Reports to Sr Finance Manager.
      This role has no direct reports.

      Environmental Job Requirements:
      Environment: Located in a comfortable indoor area. Any unpleasant conditions would be infrequent and not objectionable.
      Travel: Typically requires overnight travel less than 10% of the time.
Posted: 2022-05-19 Expires: 2022-07-17

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