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Senior Business Planning & Strategy Consultant II

Tampa, FL 33602
**Job Location:** Tampa , FL **Alternate Job Location :** None

**Role Value Proposition:**

This position is within the Global Operations Planning & Strategic Governance organization. The position will partner with operations management to develop metrics, financial / portfolio management annual plans and reports that support business objective and results, and will work with supporting functions, both within and outside of the Global Operations organization and across US, Asia, Latin America, Europe regions. In addition, this position will provide support for transformational programs, and for tools used in managing Global Operations metrics and annual plans.

**Key Responsibilities:**

+ Support and administer tools used to manage metrics, annual plans, forecasts, and management reports, including, but not limited to, Excel, PowerPoint, SharePoint, Power BI, Domo, or other business intelligence / data visualization tools.

+ Support the refinement of key performance indicators project and tool implementation.

+ Support the evaluation and implementation of process improvements to increase efficiency and effectiveness.

+ Oversee the production and distribution of monthly, quarterly and senior leadership / stakeholder reports and presentations including trend analysis, variance analysis, cost and benefit analysis, status of program initiatives, escalating issues and recommend solutions.

+ Effectively interpret and transform business intelligence/data into meaningful and actionable insights that business leaders can reference to drive business outcomes, make business decisions, and identify trends.

+ Identify areas of improvement, recommend, clarify, define and implement metrics, and the method in which data is tracked, stored and reported.

+ Assists in the development and measurement of business annual budget planning activities.

+ Proactively communicate reporting modifications and process changes to contributors and stakeholders based on senior management request and team observations.

+ Assist in preparing executive summaries for senior management. **Business Experience and Technical Skills:** Required:

+ 5+ years of related work experience to include financial and / or operational.

+ Strong analytical but creative thinker with very strong problem solving skills.

+ Energetic self-starter, able to work independently, in a fast-paced environment.

+ Proficiency with business intelligence / data visualization tools (i.e. Tableau, QlikView, Domo, PowerBI); high level of proficiency with MS Office package, especially Excel, PowerPoint, and SharePoint.

+ Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

+ Demonstrated ability and proven results exemplifying initiative, project management skills and accuracy/detail orientation. Ability to understand business needs and formulate solutions.

+ Ability to manage multiple priorities, adhere to deadlines, and is flexible through evolving requirements.

+ Ability to work with large volumes of data and drill into details, while maintaining a big-picture focus.

+ Must be able to work in a matrixed environment to include geographically dispersed team members. Must be flexible to accommodate working across time zones and respond to changing business needs.

+ Experience with process modeling / process improvements. Preferred:

+ Bachelors degree in Business, Business Analytics, Statistics, Applied Economics, or related field.

+ Ability to work with, motivate and sometimes lead cross-organizational and cross-regional project team members.

+ Strong Interpersonal skills, including the ability to partner at multiple levels in the organization, build and maintain relationships, and influence decisions.

+ Knowledge of business operations, budgeting, reengineering and performance measures.

+ Previous experience in planning, metrics reporting and analysis highly desired; experience with Business Performance Management tools a plus.

+ Background in MetLife's financial and/or operational systems and processes desired.

+ Insurance industry experience desired, as well as familiarity with products comparable to those sold by MetLife. **Travel** 10% **Business Category** Global Technology & Operations **At MetLife, were leading the global transformation of an industry weve long defined. United in purpose, diverse in perspective, were dedicated to making a difference in the lives of our customers.**

MetLife is a proud equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to attracting, retaining, and maximizing the performance of a diverse and inclusive workforce. It is MetLife's policy to ensure equal employment opportunity without discrimination or harassment based on race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, national origin, marital or domestic/civil partnership status, genetic information, citizenship status, uniformed service member or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

MetLife maintains a drug-free workplace.

**For immediate consideration, click the Apply Now button. You will be directed to complete an on-line profile. Upon completion, you will receive an automated confirmation email verifying you have successfully applied to the job.**

**Requisition # 112100**


Posted: 2019-10-02 Expires: 2019-11-01

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