Planning & Forecasting Manager
Date live: Feb. 06, 2020
Reference Code: 90254187
Business Area: COO & Functions
Area of Expertise: Operations
Global Planning & Forecasting Manager
We know that if we’re to offer the very best customer service, we need the very best people to deliver it. With that said, the Planning & Forecasting Manager is an essential part to how the bank delivers that service and will be responsible for owning and supporting the global and planning function for specific transaction cycles within the US and UK operations of the bank. This is a highly visible role within the organization and will provide the right person opportunity to build strong relationships and partnerships with the business’ leaders. Your work and your team’s work will deliver actionable insights, metrics to the business that optimizes shareholder and customer value.
What you’ll be doing?
•Your main responsibility is supporting all capacity plans and forecasting needs for multiple Barclays business areas.
•You’ll have ownership for a portion of at least one Planning & Forecasting function focused on a specific transaction cycle which includes planning and forecasting ownership of portions of the US and UK portfolios
•You’ll use your strong analytical skills and expertise in statistical analysis tools such as SAS to create, analyze and socialize results in a concise and informative way and you’ll use your strong presentation and interpersonal skills to articulate forecasting and planning to different audience types.
What we’re looking for:
•Bachelor’s Degree in a technical field: Statistics, Finance, Economics or similar; Master’s Degree preferred
•4+ years analytical experience with proven performance in decision making and problem solving
•3+ years of coding experience in SAS using complex procedures and data mining techniques
Skills that will help you in the role:
•Prior Managerial experience & strong coaching skills
•Experience in Planning & Forecasting in a Workforce Management function
•Formal studies and/or experience in statistics and modeling
•Business expertise in an Operational setting
•Solid knowledge of Credit Card industry
•Knowledge of Machine Learning / AI techniques
•Strong track record of increasing levels of responsibilities
Where will you be working?
Barclays Services, Henderson, NV
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