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Walgreens Senior Analyst, Operational Planning in DEERFIELD, Illinois

Job Description:

Job Summary:

Supports Office of the CEO in operationalizing Company strategy through the consistent review of strategic goals, key performance indicators and execution across the enterprise. Supports executive leaders, business owners and functional leads across the organization to coordinate Operational Planning Reviews, discussing progress against key goals and cross-functional impact of strategic decisions. Identifies opportunities to improve efficiency and effectiveness of strategic planning, reporting and governance forums.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Collaborates with Finance, Customer Insights and Human Resources teams to enable consistent and timely reporting on key performance indicators and drivers of performance. Engages business leaders and initiative owners on action items to address performance drivers and remediate risks.

  • Responsible for analysis to support Operational Planning Reviews with Walgreens Boots Alliance leadership team and key business leaders. Plans, designs and deploys appropriate reports and tools to evaluate progress and opportunities to improve execution of programs toward strategic goals.

  • Partners with Transformation Office teams across organization to synthesize strategy updates.

  • Supports communication of Company strategy across both executive audiences and broader organization.

  • Provides subject matter expertise and industry best practices related to enterprise strategy, strategic planning, business transformations, and change management.

  • Responsible for data integrity / maintenance across all divisions. Enables consistent reporting of planned program metrics in order to drive timely, accurate portfolio-level reporting. Identifies data source deficiencies among company data and suggests path to resolve.

  • Ensures assigned duties and responsibilities/project results are completed with quality and are timely and accurate in nature in order to meet project leadership expectations.

Job ID: 805573BR

Title: Senior Analyst, Operational Planning

Company Indicator: Walgreens Boots Alliance

Employment Type:

Job Function: Administrative/Office Support

Full Store Address: 108 WILMOT RD,DEERFIELD,IL 60015

Full District Office Address: 108 WILMOT RD,DEERFIELD,IL,60015-05145-01108-2

External Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree and at least 2 years of experience in strategic planning process management, portfolio implementation, and/or Finance OR High School/ GED and at least 4 years of experience in strategic planning process management, portfolio implementation, and/or Finance

  • Experience utilizing analytical skills with close attention to detail

  • Experience collaborating with cross-functional teams to collect, assess, and report on strategic planning processes.

  • Experience analyzing and reporting data in order to identify issues, trends, or exceptions to drive improvement of results and find solutions.

  • Experience with portfolio management and/or governance support.

  • Experience with MS Office Suite

  • Willing to travel up to 10% of the time for business purposes (within state and out of state).

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Advanced level skill in Microsoft Excel (for example: using AVERAGE function, merging and centering cells, printing centered page and/or creating a pivot table)