IT Analyst - Military veterans preferred

2022-07-25
WALGREENS
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Deerfield
Illinois
United States

Job Summary

Performs and implements activities that impact discrete components / processes of the specified functional area of IT. Work is received in short term assignments that require application of independent judgment. Operates within the context of defined procedures.

Job Responsibilities
  • Performs and implements daily operational activities that impact discrete components / processes of the specified IT work function, and may include responsibilities in the area of Security, Planning Analysis, Strategy or Operations, such as:
    • Creating deep dive analyses to study key area trends.
    • Participating in development and enhancement of key programs to optimize consumer awareness, market share, overall efficiencies and support specified work function initiatives.
    • Participating in development of new programs and enhancing current programs to meet performance objectives.
    • Running ad-hoc analyses to identify and recommend innovative options to drive business strategy.
    • Performing research to identify industry trends and best practices.
    • Evaluating key area trends and developing/implementing creative programs/improvements.
    • Analyzing performance against departmental goals.
    • Participating in monitoring departmental strategies and targets.
  • Identifies and determines likely reasons for problematic causes. Prepares accurate documentation and communication to effectively facilitate elimination of problems / roadblocks as they occur and create efficient fixes.
  • May participate in the development of budgets for the functional area of responsibility.
  • Collaborates cross-functionally to accomplish activities. Interacts with internal and external peers and/or managers to exchange semi-complex information related to assigned activities.
  • Gathers and updates necessary information and communicates to appropriate parties.

Basic Qualifications
  • Bachelor's degree OR High school / GED and at least 3 years of experience in Finance, IT, Strategy, Analytics, and/or Operations
  • Experience establishing & maintaining relationships with individuals at all levels of the organization, in the business community & with vendors.
  • Experience using time management skills such as prioritizing/organizing and tracking details and meeting deadlines of multiple projects with varying completion dates.
  • Willing to travel up to 10% of the time for business purposes (within state and out of state).

Preferred Qualifications
  • Bachelor's degree and at least 2 years of experience in Finance, IT, Strategy, Analytics, and/or Operations OR High school / GED and at least 5 years of experience in Finance, IT, Strategy, Analytics, and/or Operations.
  • Master’s Degree or MBA.
  • Experience analyzing and reporting data in order to identify issues, trends, or exceptions to drive improvement of results and find solutions.
  • Experience identifying operational issues and recommending and implementing strategies to resolve problems.
  • Knowledge of project management (for example: planning, organizing, and managing resources to bring about the successful completion of specific project goals and objectives).
  • Knowledge of P&L.
  • Experience working in the IT Industry.