Portfolio Analyst (BA on Accounting and Finance Portfolio) in Chicago, IL at Prestige Staffing

Date Posted: 8/18/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Chicago, IL
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    8/18/2019

Job Description

JobID: 20824

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Partner with business stakeholders to understand and prioritize their needs, creating a roadmap of projects for their assigned area.
  • Seek input of user experience and document current procedures and processes to determine potential improvements to their assigned products.
  • Stay abreast of best practices being done at other firms and technology developments that may affect the areas.  Act as a trusted advisor to stakeholders and the Program Managers to influence the technology decisions for the areas based on this knowledge.
  • Analyze and consolidate all perspectives on the project – business needs, requirements, user experience, security, training, risk, time, cost, technology architecture, procurement/vendor management, operational considerations, etc. – to help the Firm reach the best technology decisions.
  • Manage the lifecycle of their assigned products, from inception to implementation, throughout production until retirement / upgrade.
  • Gather business requirements from project stakeholders to further define the goals and objectives.
  • Drives projects and business teams toward achieving intended business results within a specified time and budget.
  • Perform risk analyses to identify and resolve critical path issues.
  • Prepare and analyze program / project related data.
  • Review and report on program / project status.
  • Prepare materials for briefings and presentations to large size groups of key decision makers at the executive level.
  • Other duties as assigned.