at JPMorgan Chase in Wilmington, Delaware, United States
Individual will focus on driving forecasting for entire cards portfolio (Brands/Co-Brands Cards, Consumer/Business Cards). The individual will partner within analytics team with multiple product leads to guide them with forecasting principles and best practices. The individual will be working very closely with product business leadership. The individual will work in a highly collaborative environment with different functional teams such as finance, risk, campaign management etc. and is expected to play a central role in driving forecast activity for entire cards portfolio. The individual will be responsible to generate forecasting reports for which will be submitted to external authorities for review. The individual will own controls/compliance for the forecasting module and responsible for routine certifications and updates.
Key responsibilities include:
+ Forecasting and Optimization – The individual should have hands on expertise for Alteryx (other similar tools). The individual will evaluate existing forecasting process and identify areas for improvements on all aspects including – data structure, methodology, process, partner inputs etc. The individual should be a strong communicator to drive the discussions and set expectations with senior leaders from cross line of business partner teams.
+ Automation – Design/code automated framework for newly built manual forecasting capabilities. Proactively identify gaps/opportunities within existing forecasting framework, optimization framework, reporting and data capabilities and build an efficient automated solution. Build structured approach to perform User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
+ Ad-hoc Analytics/Reporting – Put together ad-hoc reports based on senior management needs with quick turnaround. Compare multiple forecasting/budget cycles and analyze impact of internal/macroeconomic factors etc. to evaluate current state of forecast and how it has evolved over time.
+ Compliance/Controls: The individual will serve to be the subject matter expert for the forecasting methodology and Lead controls implementation and routine certification procedures to ensure no escalations/red flags from compliance.
+ Percentage of time spent on responsibilities:
+ Forecasting and Optimization: 40%
+ Automation: 25%
+ Ad-hoc Analytics/Reporting: 20%
+ Controls/Compliance: 15%
+ Bachelor’s degree in a analytics, Engineering, Finance or Mathematics
+ 3+ years of related experience evaluating complex business problems, data analysis and devising recommendations
+ Strong verbal and written communication skill – need to clearly articulate analytics and forecasts to business partners and leadership. Constant communication is necessary throughout the forecasting process.
+ Experience within forecasting, automation, process optimization domain is strongly preferred
+ Understanding of the key drivers within the credit card P&L is preferred
+ Hands on experience with Alteryx (other similar tools) is required. Demonstrated proficiency to design and code automation framework to bridge gaps within existing processes and data using Alteryx
+ Demonstrated proficiency to put together adhoc/automated summary views to generate business insights in quick turnaround using Excel/PowerPoint (other similar tools). Tableau is a plus but not required
+ Result oriented, Proficiency in critical thinking and problem solving – ability to pull together information from numerous sources, deal with ambiguity, and develop logical solutions based on limited information
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