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Walgreens

IT Analyst (856129BR)

Retail

All

Yearly

No

Deerfield, Illinois, United States

Job Summary

Come join our ITPA Team as an IT Analyst! In the role, you will be responsible for performing and implementing activities that impact discrete components/processes of the specified functional area of IT (Security/Planning Analysis/Strategy/Operations)

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.