The ISE Analyst Project Planning is responsible for managing the detailed planning strategy, scope and implementation plans for projects that directly impact customers shopping experiences in Home Depot stores. This position partners with multi-functional teams consisting of approximately 10- 15 individuals from across the enterprise. In addition to showing innovative thought leadership, the individual in the role will be required to utilize core project management, communication, presentation and creative problem solving skills to deliver projects on time, scope, and within budget.
MAJOR TASKS, RESPONSIBILITES AND KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES
65%- Partner with multiple cross-functional, cross-company project teams of 10+ people. Assist the merchant and suppliers to define and articulate project strategy and objectives, scope and business requirements. Think creatively to make recommendations regarding executing strategies and potential solutions.
25%- Ensure all impacted stakeholders are involved through-out the project lifecycle, and secure execution resources. Communicate expectations, share information and hold partners accountable.
10%- Issue resolution
NATURE AND SCOPE
This position reports to the Senior Manager of Merchandising Services Projects
This position has no direct reports.
ENVIRONMENTAL JOB REQUIREMENTS
Located in a comfortable indoor area.
Any unpleasant conditions would be infrequent and not objectionable.
Typically requires overnight travel 5% to 20% of the time.
Must be eighteen years of age or older.
Must be legally permitted to work in the United States.
The knowledge, skills and abilities typically acquired through the completion of a bachelor's degree program or equivalent degree in a field of study related to the job.
Years of Relevant Work Experience: 2 years
Most of the time is spent sitting in a comfortable position and there is frequent opportunity to move about.
On rare occasions there may be a need to move or lift light articles.
Prior experience effectively managing highly matrixed, complex projects
Strong written and verbal communications skills, presentation and facilitation skills
Proficient in: Microsoft Office Suite including Excel, PowerPoint, Project, and Word
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Competencies:Highly organized.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Strong ability to multi task and handle competing priorities at once.
Strong decision making and problem solving skills.