Business Planning Analyst

The North Highland Company   •  

Orlando, FL

Industry: Professional, Scientific & Technical Services


5 - 7 years

Posted 45 days ago

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As an employee owned firm, North Highland has achieved significant growth and consistently ranked in the top five of Consulting Magazine’s Best Firms to Work For since 2007. We are a collaborative, entrepreneurial firm that takes pride in our people, culture and clients.

We are hiring a Business Planning Analyst in Orlando, Florida to lead our clients’ efforts in implementing multiple IT project initiatives.

Experience Required/Job Functions

  • Experience with project initiation and funding processes – Scope, High level estimates, RFI/RFP/RFQ, value statement creation
  • Experience with documenting project budgets (in collaboration with various resources) and working with teams to refine and adjust.
  • Must understand differences between Operating Expense, Investment Expense, and Capital.
  • Experience creating technology and business roadmaps
  • At least 5 years of experience developing IT Business Cases in a cross-functional/multi-departmental environment
  • At least 3 years of experienceworking with or for a Portfolio and Planning team
  • Experience in any of these roles/areas is a preferred: Business Architecture, Enterprise Architecture, Business Relationship Management, and Strategic Planning.
  • Business or IT degree

General Requirements –
Business Analysis Skills:

  • Information gathering methods, requirements documentation, and process modeling
  • Interviewing, elicitation and facilitation of IT requirement from non-technical business personnel

Strategic Planning Skills:

  • Ability to recognize value drivers and create outcome-based roadmaps to deliver against the value
  • Ability to quickly learn new business areas and understand strategy
  • Strong situational analysis and decision-making abilities

Technical Skills:

  • Must be technically savvy enough to collaborate in developer terminology, and to translate complex system interactions into business objectives
  • Advanced proficiency with the following tools: Excel, Google Drive, SharePoint, Version One (preferred), Clarity PPM (preferred)